Michigan Pain Consultants (ProCare Pain Solutions) is hiring a full-time Radiologic Technologist for their Wyoming Clinic. We offer employees competitive wages, paid holidays, and paid time off. In addition, full-time employees are also eligible for a free high deductible health plan after 90 days and a generous 401k profit sharing plan after one year of service. Employees can expect no night, weekend, or holiday shifts.

GENERAL SUMMARY:
The Radiologic Technologist assists physicians in the performance of fluoroscopic procedures while maintaining the necessary precautions for excessive exposure to patients and/or staff. The Radiologic Technologist works under the supervision and direction of the Registered Nurse. The Radiologic Technician reports to the Clinical Coordinator.

REQUIREMENTS:

General:

  • Applicant must be available to and have means to travel as necessary for orientation, training, and for coverage at additional practice sites
  • Successful completion of orientation and required skill set
  • CPR certification or acquisition within 90 days of employment

Education:
Minimum: 2 year certificate in Radiologic Technology from an accredited educational institution

Work Experience:
Minimum: One year clinical Radiologic Technologist experience
Preferred: 2+ years Radiologic Technologist experience in an ambulatory setting specific to pain management, MA experience

CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

CLINICAL SKILLS

  • Create value by working together with mutual respect and trust within and across our network at every level appreciating individual differences.
  • Provide safe patient care
  • Demonstrate ability to report facts with accuracy, follow instructions
  • Assist in smooth flow in the procedure room.
  • Anticipate patient needs and concerns and collaborate with nursing to determine appropriate care.
  • Demonstrate thorough understanding and working knowledge of normal, abnormal anatomy and physiology, radiation safety, interventional supplies and equipment operation
  • Use professional judgment and critical thinking when performing procedures
  • Follow appropriate clinic and State of Michigan standards, policies and procedures to provide optimal patient care
  • Facilitate effective working relationships/communications with all members of health team to promote a consistent and efficient continuum of patient care.
  • Regard change as an opportunity and constantly adjust to it.

Quality Management

  • Conduct self in every area, personal and professional, with adherence to the highest ethical standards.
  • Participate in quality management and clinical outcomes
  • Demonstrate awareness of and adherence to safety and legal requirements for nursing in pain management
  • Pursue new opportunities enthusiastically that improve processes and ultimately the organization.
  • Regard change as an opportunity and constantly adjust to it.
  • Manage situations in a manner that minimizes risk
  • Assure reduced radiation exposure to the population through quality control and continuing education to providers
  • Maintain high degree of awareness of all radiation and patient safety issues involved with invasive procedures

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Independently mobile to perform job tasks
  • Approximately 95% of the time standing or walking
  • Moderate use of computers
  • Periodic heavy physical exertion
  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds
  • Moderate bending, kneeling, overhead lifting pushing or pulling
  • Ability to wear a lead apron
  • Auditory and visual skills