X-Ray Lab Tech
Company: Pediatric Associates
Posted on: July 14, 2019
Founded in 1955, Pediatric Associates is one of the oldest and most
respected pediatric practices in the United States. Pediatric
Associates opened its first office in Hollywood, Florida. The
Company was one of the first medical groups to introduce satellite
office locations in consumer retail locations. They were also one
of the first pediatric groups to embrace managed care in the 1970s,
collaborating with insurance plans as healthcare partners with the
common interest of providing South Florida's children with the best
healthcare available. Today, Pediatric Associates is a national
leader in pediatric population health management with over 200,000
patients under global risk. Keeping abreast of medical advances and
changing lifestyles, Pediatric Associates modern facilities offer
comprehensive services, including X-ray and state certified
laboratories. The Company currently has 33 neighborhood locations,
which are staffed by more than 200 employed providers who proudly
serve families throughout Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, St.
Lucie, counties, including Tampa and Jacksonville. Pediatric
Associates will continue to bring the best possible healthcare
service to its patients well into the 21st Century. Ease of access,
prompt courteous service and responsiveness to our patients'
concerns will always be their primary goal. THE OPPORTUNITY :
Pediatric Associates, the largest privately owned single specialty
group practice, is seeking a professional and dynamic X-Ray Lab
Tech for their Southside Jacksonville office: Schedule :
Monday-Thursday 8:00am-12:00pm Saturday and Sundays 9:00am-4:00pm
PRIMARY FUNCTION: Performance of diagnostic medical x-rays with
x-ray processing. Understands and follows proper x-ray techniques
outlined in the manual for Pediatric Associates x-ray scope of
practice. Responsible for keeping a current Florida Department of
Health License (RT or BMO). Keep in compliance with continuing ed.
credits and renewal of license. Responsible for wearing dosimeter
daily and following protocol for di-monthly maintenance of the
dosimeter. Responsible for proper care and maintenance of the
digital x-ray equipment; including daily logs. Responsible for
reporting final Radiology Reports, including positive and critical
findings. Performance of laboratory procedures in Chemistry,
Hematology, Urinalysis, Serology, Microbiology and Spirometry.
Perform phlebotomy: including venipuncture, finger sticks and heel
sticks. Reviews and signs the Laboratory Policy & Procedure Manual;
X-ray Policy and Procedure Manual annually. Understands and follows
proper laboratory testing techniques outlined in the manuals.
Reports laboratory and x-ray results correctly, accurately and in a
timely manner to the healthcare provider; alerting the healthcare
provider and following protocol for any critical or out of range
values. Properly works in the LIS (laboratory information system).
Follows procedures for order acknowledgment, resulting and
processing orders; including follow up on unresolved tests. Keeps
the laboratory, x-ray and work area clean and in compliant with
OSHA/Safety standards. Performance and documentation of
daily/weekly/monthly quality control and instrument o Maintenance;
including daily logs. Properly performs proficiency surveys,
documentation and review of results accurately and in a timely
manner. Assist the Laboratory Manager and Laboratory Supervisor
with training of co-workers in lab and x-ray procedures. Properly
prepares specimens for reference lab send outs; including resulting
and billing information. Maintain inventory of lab supplies,
reorder and stock supplies of assigned area. PERFORMANCE
REQUIREMENTS: Education: High School Diploma or equivalent.
Graduation from a Radiology program. Licensure: Required license:
Florida Department of Health License (RT or BMO). Florida
Department of Health Certified Radiologic Technologist License and
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, or Florida
Department of Health Basic Machine Operators License for X-Ray and
be in Compliance with Continuing Education credits 24 credits
total; 12 per year for both. Prefer license: Medical Assistant or
equivalent. Prefer license: phlebotomist. Experience: One year
experience with X-ray. Preferred experience in laboratory
procedures, phlebotomy and EHR. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of diagnostic medical x-rays with x-ray processing.
Knowledge of laboratory quality control requirements. Knowledge of
universal precaution procedures in medical safety practices.
Skilled in phlebotomy. Ability to communicate with physician staff
to efficiently order testing and notify abnormal results. Ability
to react calmly to stressful situations. Ability to organize tasks.
Knowledge of basic medical terminology. Ability to assess emergency
situations and act accordingly. Maintain effective working
relationships with patients, employees and the public. Active CPR
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