As the Radiologic Technologist, I report to the Practice Manager. I understand the significance of providing sincere care for each of our guests and their safety while in our care. In conjunction, I provide x-rays at the provider’s direction and offer outstanding clinical support by understanding the value of communication, a helpful hand and the importance of relating to one’s needs.
I will take initial x-rays per DOC protocol and any follow-up x-rays at the Provider’s discretion.
I provide a genuine welcome to all guests as they enter DOC and lead hospitality efforts by maintaining a courteous, attentive and professional manner.
I follow all protocols to reduce anxiety, provide explanation of treatment and ensure each guest departs with all questions answered.
I lead guest flow including rooming guests, taking vitals, setting up injections, obtaining prior authorizations for injections, taking inventory/ordering supplies, educating guests and applying DME.
I apply safety techniques, register guests in PACS and transport guests between rooms.
I am able to check-in guests and collect demographic information, verify insurance coverage and collect copays.
I maintain patient confidentiality and ensure PHI is secure at all times. I have a comprehensive knowledge and working understanding of HIPAA regulations and continual compliance.
I facilitate guest flow by notifying providers and other team members of guests’ arrival, having awareness of delays, and providing continual communication with all.
I proactively minimize radiation to guest and team members by practicing radiation protection techniques and following all DOC protocols.
I input CPT codes in EMR.
I ensure operation of radiology equipment by completing preventative maintenance requirements including but not limited to following manufacturer’s instructions, troubleshooting malfunctions, scheduling for repairs, maintaining equipment inventory and service history.
I assist providers with guest care by documenting care utilizing both EMR and PAC technology.
I ensure compliance with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements.
I maintain and evolve my professional and technical knowledge.