Mobile Radiologic Technologist
Company: DispatchHealth Management
Posted on: January 5, 2022
Position Summary:As a mobile radiologic technologist, you'll:Use
a company vehicle equipped with a compact, portable x-ray machine
(DR), and drive locally to x-ray patients in different facilities
throughout your shift to support patient populations from adults,
geriatrics, women, and children. You'll also utilize EKGs, Holter
Monitors, and Pace Maker Checks. If you are looking for a dynamic
work experience with more freedom and flexibility than in a
traditional hospital or clinic x-ray department, then a career move
here is for you.
Responsibilities:Your day-to-day experience as a mobile radiologic
technologist will include:
- Travel by vehicle to perform portable x-rays and EKG exams in a
variety of settings, including nursing homes, assisted living
facilities, correctional institutions, residential homes, and other
- Determine proper electronic and technical factors based on
- Follow ALARA principles for reducing radiation exposure.
- Prepare accurate physician and patient orders and transmit
reading as required in a timely manner.
- Set, adjust, and operate a variety of electronic equipment to
obtain diagnostic images to include EKG's and Holter Monitor.
- Ensure the equipment is available and in working order (in the
vehicle) prior to shift start and shift end.
- Assist with order taking, validation of studies, communication
with reading radiologists, customer call-backs, and other
administrative and customer support functions as directed.
Qualifications:To qualify as a mobile radiologic technologist, you
must meet all state-specific and federal requirements for training,
education, competency, certification, and state license to perform
portable x-rays, including one or more of the following:
- Possess a valid state-issued driver's license with a good
- Completion of a 24-month approved radiological technology
program or equivalent
- Registration with the American Registry of Radiologic
- License or certification through the state where procedures are
Closing:About DispatchHealth, Professional Portable X-Ray (PPX),
and Dynamic Mobile Imaging (DMI) DispatchHealth is building the
world's largest in-home care system to deliver trusted and
compassionate care to all. DispatchHealth offers on-demand acute
care and an advanced level of medical care for people of all ages
in the comfort of their own homes. DispatchHealth's emergency
medicine and internal medicine trained medical teams are equipped
with all the tools necessary to treat common to complex injuries
and illnesses. DispatchHealth works closely with payers, providers,
health systems, EMS, employer groups, and others to deliver care in
the home to reduce unnecessary emergency room visits, hospital
stays and readmissions. Acute Care medical teams are available
seven days a week, evenings, and holidays and can be requested
online or a quick phone call. DMI and PPX radiologic technologists
travel locally to diagnose patients in their own homes or at a
facility. As the premiere provider of portable digital x-rays,
ultrasounds, EKGs, holter monitors, echocardiograms, and dopplers
we pride ourselves on having superior digital technology which
allow for expedited care. Home health care services are becoming
increasingly common, and this is a great opportunity to become part
of one of the fastest growing mobile imaging companies in the
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Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job; however,
this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of
all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the
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