UnitedHealth Group Radiologic Technologist, Part-Time - Royal Palm Beach, FL in Royal Palm Beach, Florida
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The radiologictechnologist (X-ray technologist, X-ray tech) is responsible for performing all radiology services and other basic nursing duties as assigned. In addition, they ensure the well-being of patients and provide a positive, supportive environment while working in conjunction with physicians, advanced practice clinicians, front office and clinical staff.
Schedule: This position could work 12-36 hours per week. The shifts are from 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Completeprovider orders per state and provider regulations
Perform accurate X-rays as ordered by the provider whilepracticing radiation safety precautions to include ALARA
Prepare and transmit images to the radiologist forover-read, and report over-read results to providers
Retrieve and archive radiographic reports
Create/Burn CD's in compliance with HIPAA regulations
Perform detailed and accurate data collection duringclinical intake of patients to include taking and recording vital signs andpatient history
Assist patients as needed with walking, transfer,specimen collection, exam prep, etc.
Complete occupational health testing including suchservices as urine drug screens, breath alcohol testing, hair testing andphysicals
Complete patient referrals and patient callbacks daily
Proper, concise and complete EMR documentation and paperbased documentation for all assessments and procedures
Other basic nursing duties as assigned such as new modelsof care and new types of procedures, etc.
This role is center-based and requires working in a clinical setting. The noise level is moderate and there is a potential for exposure to infectious diseases and blood-borne pathogens. It requires the ability to stand and sit for hours at a time (with some bending and stooping), ability to use manual dexterity in relation to clinical requirements, and ability to lift 50 lbs. Hours may vary based on location, patient volume, and business needs.
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
Graduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technology
Licensed and accredited by ARRT and State, if applicableand required by law
Maintain CEU/CME's as applicable for licensure
Employeesare required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app,Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or asimilar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the worksite each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply withany state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Groupbuilding, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physicaldistancing cannot be attained.
Youwill be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) andare required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this isan essential function of this role.
2+ years clinical experience in related field
Ability to perform venipuncture and lab specimencollections experience
Urgent care experience
Comfortable working independently without the support ofanother radiologic technologist
Experience performing all standard radiographic studieson pediatric and geriatric patients
Experience with computed and digital radiography
Experience with taking patient vitals
Experience performing venipuncture and lab specimencollection
Experience performing point of care testing (i.e. rapidstrep, rapid flu, and urinalysis)
Experience performing employer health services (i.e.urine drug screen, breath alcohol testing, DOT examinations)
Experience documenting in electronic medical records andPACS
Proofof immunity to vaccine-preventable diseases is an employment requirement.
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OptumCareand its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates arerequired to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
JobKeywords: Radiology, Radiologic Technologist, RT, MedExpress, Royal Palm Beach, FL
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