Cedars-Sinai X-Ray Tech - Access in Marina del Rey, California
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Tell me about the role:
The X-Ray Technician, Limited Permit performs x-ray on patients for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes within scope of practice as directed by physician/clinician. Additionally, this position performs routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices of physicians and other health practitioners running efficiently. The responsibilities of this position are concurrent with CSMCF guidelines, all in accordance with CSMCF policies, practices and procedures.
Job duties and responsibilities:
Performs diagnostic radiographic procedures, positioning patients on the examining table and adjusting equipment to acquire views of body area (Chest, Extremities and Torso-Skeletal)
Performs a range of technical procedures that will require judgment for the radiological diagnosis
Assist medical provider in exam rooms
Escort patients to exam rooms, interviews patients, measure vital signs and detail all information in patient’s chart
Give instructions to patients as instructed by medical provider
Keep exam rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies, maintain instruments, prepare sterilization as required
Take telephone messages and provide feedback and answers to patient/medical provider
Maintain all logs and required checks (i.e. refrigerator temperatures, emergency medications, expired medications, oxygen, cold sterilization fluid change, etc.)
High School diploma or GED required. Some college preferred.
Graduate of an accredited X-Ray program required.
Current X-Ray Technologist certification (Chest, Extremities and Torso-Skeletal to include Digital Radiography) in California required.
Medical Assistant certificate required.
Basic Life Support from American Heart Association required and/or the American Red Cross
Two to five (2-5) years of experience in an outpatient medical office setting.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Prefer experience with an Electronic Medical Record.
Experience with digital x-ray highly preferred.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.