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X-RAY TECHNOLOGIST

Position Title: X-ray Technologist

Location: Grande Prairie, AB

Shift Imaging is a community based, medical imaging provider specializing in the delivery of state-of-the-art care to the underserved populations across Northern Alberta.

Position Summary:

Takes x-rays of designated parts of the human body for diagnostic purposes and provides support for the imaging department, including Shift Imaging’s walk in x-ray and mammography services with optional training in BMD.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Explains procedures to patients to ensure understanding. Provides appropriate educational materials and obtains informed consent.
  • Verifies patient identity according to policies and procedures. Prepares patients for radiology exams by positioning the patient for the procedure.
  • Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines. Prevents patients from being exposed to unnecessary radiation.
  • Ensures prompt submission of high-quality of all images and documents sent to PACS.
  • Ensures equipment is properly functioning. Reports potential problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel (either department manager or office manager).
  • Practice sterile techniques, maintain aseptic conditions and always use universal precautions.

Core Competencies:

  • Strong computer skills with Electronic Medical Record experience.
  • Maintain patient privacy and confidentiality at all times.
  • Able to perform daily tasks independently and as part of a team, while developing strong relationships and closely coordinating with staff of other departments.

Qualifications:

  • CPR/BCLS for healthcare providers required.
  • Completion of an accredited radiologic technology program.
  • Certified and currently registered with Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic & Therapeutic Technologists (ACMDTT).
  • At least 12 months of prior related clinical experience preferred. New graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Experience in Mammography.

ABOUT THE POSITION

  • Permanent part time Wednesday and Friday
  • No shift or evening work
  • Generous hourly wage
  • Group benefits and savings plan
  • Plenty of free parking and licensing reimbursements
  • Professional development and/or educational support
  • Opportunity to work with exceptional team members and cutting edge technology

Submit your cover letter and resume to jobs@twotwelveconsulting.com or by completing the intake form below.  We want to thank all applicants in advance for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The posting will remain open until suitable candidates are found.

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