Cedars-Sinai Radiology Tech CRT - Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Newbury Park, California
The Radiologic Technologist CRT supports
the physician by performing permissible exams under the direction of the
ESSENTIAL DUTIES ANDRESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
-Manage patient flow.
-Prepare patients for specified
-Set equipment to appropriate
settings based upon ordered tests.
-Assure markers are set as
-Run processor and review films
to determine adequate results.
-Ability to work in multiple
sites performing ordered procedures.
-Handle patient educational
needs as pertains to requested studies.
-Maintain logs of film location
and dates for purging.
-Maintain needed logs for QC.
-Act as a role model providing
-Precepts new staff.
-Recommends areas for
-Maintain suite readiness for
-Perform appropriate infection
-Maintain current California
Radiologic Technologist licensure.
-Assist in performing QA
-The x-ray technologist will
work with other x-ray technologists, clinical staff, and physicians to optimize patient throughput. They will be a liaison between the x-ray
department and the clinical staff to rectify and clarify order
discrepancies and changes realized during or upon arrival of patients in the x-ray department. The technologist will also assist with the
importing of patient imaging studies into the PACS system and work with the Imaging
Information systems technologist. The
technologist assistant will act as a patient escort when needed.
Graduate of an accredited X-ray
school with current California licensure to perform full imaging studies.
Current Californiacertification as a Radiology Technologist (CRT), ARRT preferred.
BLS certificate from the American Heart Association is required.
1-3 years of experience inoutpatient medical setting preferred.
Basic computer skills
Proven customer service.
Basic understanding of patientcare flow and insurance concepts.
Ability to correctly set uppatients for requested radiological procedures using appropriate settings andmarkers.
Basic ability to correctlyposition patients for radiological procedures.
Ability to perform radiologicalprocedures maintaining patient privacy and dignity.
Ability to process film usingcurrent processors.
Ability to separate andprioritize patients needing stat or urgent films from routine studies.
Ability to handle providercorrespondence regarding reports, stored films and outside records.
Understanding supply orderingand cost containment.
Understanding waste disposal.
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.