Job Description The X-Ray & Medical Technologist is responsible for:
Being able to take good quality X-ray images following CityMD X-ray protocol in an efficient and accurate manner
Capturing accurate and detailed documentation of the encounter into the EMR in a timely manner
Essential Functions/Responsibilities (including the duties and responsibilities as stated in the CityMD Scope of Practice for Radiology Technologist and Scribes)
Performing the more common X-ray studies in a reasonable amount of time as suggested below:
Chest X-ray: 3 minutes
Extremity X-ray: 3-5 minutes per order
Spinal X-ray: 4-6 minutes
Abdomen X-ray: 4-6 minutes
Using all internal X-ray and care coordination software in order to properly document and communicate X-ray studies performed between the provider, Aftercare and radiologists reading the X-rays
Being able to fully document in the EMR on multiple patients per hour
Facilitating any necessary diagnostic tests (e.g., CT, MRI, ultrasounds, etc.) and referrals to medical specialists for follow-up care via Aftercare
Assisting the physician with medical procedures within the Scribe scope of practice, which may include but is not limited to: EKG, procedure set ups, etc.
Communicating with patients, pharmacies, and physicians over the phone under physician guidance
Assisting the licensed practitioner, under the direct and personal supervision of the licensed practitioner, with CLIA waived tests for which training has been provided as well as EKGs, external laboratory specimens, providing a second set of hands for maintaining limb position for sling assistance
Keeping track of materials needed to copy images to a CD for patients and inform Medical Assistant or Site Manager prior to depletion of supplies
Keeping an accurate and up-to-date QA log book including pregnancy form and daily check off list
Having a knowledge of people to call in case of equipment failure or software issues
Providing compassionate care to our patients
Assisting Medical Assistants with facility stocking when needed
Assisting with training and acclimation of new hire X-ray techs and scribes
If Internal Candidate - must be in good performance and company policy standing
Graduation from an accredited X-ray Technologist program
4-6 months experience as a X-ray Technologist
Explain, process, and position patient for X-ray; adjusting restriction devices; moving and adjusting equipment to set exposure factors. Determine patient's X-ray needs by reading instructions from physician. Perform basic general X-rays of the chest, hand, wrist, forearm, elbow, knee, foot, or ankle under supervision of physician. Use beam restricting devices and patient shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to patient and staff. Process exposed radiographs using film processors or computer generated methods.
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
High attention to detail & ability to work independently
Strong organizational, problem solving, communication, and interpersonal skills required
Have functional and practical knowledge of various computer systems
Happy and positive thinking, able to project this attitude around others
Must exhibit passion for outstanding results and compassion for those we work with and serve
Excellent communication and bedside manner
Passion for helping others in an urgent care environment
Bilingual language skills required or preferred based on site location.
Physical Requirements The job may require lifting light to moderate amounts of weight (e.g., boxes of medical or facility supplies)Benefits*
A friendly and fast paced environment working with passionate people
Outstanding growth opportunities
Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (immediately eligible upon hire)
Short/Long Term Disability, HSA and Life Insurance
401K plan with company matching contribution (after 90 days)
Cash Bonus Programs
Opportunity for Overtime hours
Recognition and rewards programs to recognize successful teams
Other Perks & Discounts
Commuter and parking discount program to help you save (using pretax dollars)
Coffee, teas and healthy snacks!
*Full Time Benefit Eligible Employees Only ?
Equal Opportunity Employer
CityMD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, race, color, religion, creed, gender/sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression (including transgender status), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, military status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws.
CityMD cares about the safety of our employees and applicants. CityMD does not use chat rooms for job searches or communications. CityMD will never request personal information via informal chat platforms or unsecure email. CityMD will never ask for money or an exchange of money, banking or other personal information prior to the in-person interview. Be aware of potential scams while job seeking. Interviews are conducted at select CityMD locations during regular business hours only. For information on job scams, visit, or file a complaint at
Associated topics: cardiac, cath laboratory, catheterization, computerized, diagnostic, ndt, rad, radiographer, radiology, scan
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.