PRN Radiology Technologist

Orthocarolina Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 2 months ago

At OrthoCarolina, our team is our greatest asset and the foundation of our success; we share a common passion for making lives better. We are a diverse group of individuals, accountable to each other through the backbone of our beliefs: trust, honesty and mutual respect; ensuring our voice is heard. Our positive environment supports individual growth and a sense of belonging. Our employees work together to uphold the standards of excellence and promote and environment of teamwork throughout the organization.

If these attributes align with the job culture you are seeking - then OrthoCarolina might be the right fit for you!

We have an opportunity with OrthoCarolina for a PRN Radiology Technologist for our Float Pool. This position can work on an as needed basis and can work in any practice with in the Greater Charlotte/Mecklenburg areas.Typical coverage needed would be Monday-Friday and could be day shift (8am-5pm) or evening shifts (5pm-8pm).

The Radiology Technologist will provide diagnostic quality radiographs for physicians and/or physician assistants while protecting employees and patients from unnecessary radiation and usage of appropriate protection standards.

  • Develops and processes radiological film/images and examines radiological films/images for properties such as density and contrast, definition, magnification and distortion.

  • Delivers to physician for reading/interpretation film and or images by using the OrthoCarolina Picture Archive Communications System (PACS) when applicable.

  • Cleans and makes minor adjustments to radiology equipment and ensures equipment is in working order and reports equipment malfunctions to Radiology Manager or designee.

  • Prepares copies of x-ray films/CD's for patients, tests, surgery and physicians as required.

  • Logs radiological procedures completed, processes charges and related paperwork using computer equipment as directed.

  • Maintains cleanliness of examination rooms and stocks necessary medical and/or radiological supplies in the department. Compliance with all OrthoCarolina policy and procedures.

  • Assists with the transportation of patients between the examination module(s) and the Radiology department. Assist with patient flow in the examination module(s) as directed by a supervisor.

A career at OrthoCarolina will provide you with opportunities for career advancement, dedicated peer support, and continuing education. Our company is committed to providing our employees with the utmost positive work environment.

OrthoCarolina is one of the nation's leading independent academic orthopedics practices serving North Carolina and the Southeast since 1922. OrthoCarolina provides compassionate and comprehensive musculoskeletal care including operative and non-operative care, diagnostic imaging and rehabilitative therapy. Widely known for musculoskeletal research and training, OrthoCarolina physicians have specialized expertise in foot and ankle, hip and knee, shoulder and elbow, spine, sports medicine, hand, pediatric orthopedics, and physical medicine and rehabilitation. We commit to improving the lives of all we serve, by providing premier patient care and compassionate, personalized service. Over 300 OrthoCarolina providers see more than one million patient visits throughout western North Carolina each year.

OrthoCarolina. You. Improved

Primary coverage area will be the northern Charlotte/Mecklenburg County area.

The availability to cover 2 times a month for our evening appointment clinic (Sports @ Randolph Rd) from 5:15pm-8:00pm would be preferred.

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