Company: Fresenius Medical Care
Posted on: September 16, 2023
We are offering a $2500 sign-on bonus for this position. This
position is located at Medfinity Health - 1305 Airport Freeway,
Bedford, TX 76021. We are closed on holidays and weekends. There is
also no-call. PURPOSE AND SCOPE: Supports the Organization's
mission, vision, core values and customer service philosophy.
Adheres to the Organization's Compliance Program, including
following all regulatory and policy requirements. Assists
physicians in performing a variety of interventional radiology
procedures. Responsible for the operation and quality control of
the radiological equipment in accordance with the Organization's
policies, procedures, and training. Assists with the inventory and
supply management. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs
various activities necessary for the preparation of the patient and
the procedure room for the radiology procedures in compliance with
the organization's policies and procedures and state and federal
regulations. Reviews patient specific procedure orders to determine
materials/supplies that will be needed. Sets up/ stocks the
procedure room/procedure trays with all needed supplies and
interventional equipment prior to procedure and cleans procedure
room post procedure, including but not limited to cleaning of
equipment/machinery. Conducts all necessary preparations of the
patient procedure room and documents when appropriate. Explains
procedure to the patient, answers questions and addresses patient
concerns. Assists with preparing the patient for the surgical
procedure by positioning, shaving and prepping. Performs patient
transfers and transports patient to and from procedure room. Inputs
patient data into the C-Arm. Acts as scrub assistant assisting the
physician during interventional procedures and administers
fluoroscopy to enable the physician to see flow through the blood
vessels to identify areas in need of intervention while maintaining
a sterile technique according to the established company policies
and procedures and state and federal regulations. Complies with
HIPPA policies and standards regarding patient confidentiality.
Draws up intravenous medication and labels as per the
organization's medication labeling policy. Processes x-ray images
and archives to the image repository, CD or DVD to comply with the
organization's policies and procedures for patient medical records
and state regulations. Provides outstanding quality of patient care
by supporting and driving the organization's quality standards
through meeting regulatory requirements and the practice of
Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI), including use of CQI tools.
Assists with implementing the organization's quality goals and
facility specific action plans to achieve the organization's
quality standards. Ensures medical records are accurate, complete
and in compliance with the organization's policies and procedures.
Maintains integrity of medical records, filing paperwork in patient
files according to policies and procedures and performing audits on
a regular basis. Assists with maintaining environmental integrity
and aesthetics. Ensures all areas are clean, sanitary, and safe
daily Ensures all facility equipment and instruments are in proper
working condition by inspecting equipment daily before and after
procedures. Makes recommendations regarding replacement of
equipment and repairs. Assists with disposal of hazardous waste
materials, dirty linen, and rugs. Prepares, organizes, and
efficiently utilizes supplies and equipment to prevent waste.
Attends and participates in Governing Body, assisting with meeting
agenda and gathering of data/material for meetings. Ensures
effective communication with physicians. Attends and participates
in CQI meetings with physicians, reporting on assigned topics.
Works with the physicians and staff to ensure all necessary
instruments and equipment are on hand. Addresses physician concerns
in areas of responsibility. Assists in training and orienting new
employees. Ensures patient billing is accurate and timely by
reviewing all procedures, documenting patient equipment charges,
and verifying CPT and ICD9 codes are correct. Assists with
inventory, ordering of supplies and re-stocking of supplies. Acts
as Radiation Safety Officer; monitors radiation badges and conducts
in-services regarding radiation safety. Participates in all
facility regulatory and accreditation surveys and action plans to
address any deficiencies identified. Other duties as assigned.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS: The physical demands and
work environment characteristics described here are representative
of those an employee encounters while performing the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions. The work environment is characteristic of a health care
facility with air temperature control and moderate noise levels.
May be exposed to infectious and contagious diseases/materials.
Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 50 pounds and to perform
patient transfers and positioning of patients up to 400 pounds.
Must be able to stand in a protective apron for up to 45-60
minutes. 10% Travel. SUPERVISION: None EDUCATION: High School
Diploma required; Associate's Degree desirable; and Bachelor's
Degree strongly preferred. Must have ARRT Certification, and be a
licensed Radiology Technician by the Department of Health. Per
state requirements - must be licensed in radiology. Interventional
Radiology certificate preferred. EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS: 4
- 6 years' related experience desirable. 1 year experience
preferred for Candidates with ARRT. Working knowledge of
interventional equipment (including C-Arm and Ultrasound
equipment). Experience with interventional procedures,
using/ordering/maintaining required materials/supplies for each
procedure. Knowledge and experience of sterile techniques.
Knowledge of universal precautions and personal protective devices
to be utilized when operating radiology systems. Successfully
complete BLS certification. Experience with monitoring and
maintaining inventory. Proficient in the use of computers and
related software such as Microsoft Office (Word & Excel).
Employment Type: Full Time Bonus/Commission: No
Keywords: Fresenius Medical Care, Bedford , Radiology Tech, Healthcare , Bedford, Texas
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