Texas Health Resources Radiographer - PRN in Fort Worth, Texas


Basic Qualifications / Requirements:


Graduate of an accredited school of radiologic


Associate's Degree preferred


CMRT - Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist either by the TDH or TMB required upon hire, and

ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists within 6 months is required

BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support within 30 days


1 year radiologic technologist experience preferred


Good communication, computer, venipuncture skills

Work Hours/Schedule: PRN (as needed), weekdays, weekends, holidays, etc.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:


  1. Uses multidisciplinary, team oriented actions to

  2. Assesses and recognizes the patient’s emotional, physical, developmental, cognitive and psychosocial conditions

  3. Prepares room for examination (i.e. suction, oxygen, supplies)

  4. Checks physician orders and exam requisitions

  5. Greets and acknowledges patient, using two forms of ID

  6. Obtain patient history and ensure female patients ages 12-50 complete pregnancy question form

  7. Appropriately handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices

  8. Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment

  9. Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient

  10. Processes patient information, displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed to

  11. Safely administers contrast media and other medication in accordance with medication administration guidelines


  1. Explains procedures to patient or guardian / family member if applicable prior to exam

  2. Position patient to correct anatomical area of interest

  3. Performs complex radiographic procedures including age related criteria and developmental considerations

  4. Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age related and body habitus factors

  5. Assists radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique

  6. Maintain attention to details and quality control t

  7. Processes and manipulates images

  8. Analyzes image quality and technique adjustments and has the ability to verbalize trouble shooting techniques

  9. Performs portable radiographic and c-arm exams in various areas of the hospital

  10. Provides after hours call support for radiology .

  11. Prints laser images from modality or copies films


  1. Adjusts technical factors

  2. Operates, cares for and maintains all equipment

  3. Applies knowledge of physics and accessories

  4. Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction

  5. Maintain equipment and room to sanitary standards

  6. Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards


  1. Maintain and enhances technical skills and technology advancement

  2. Uses “Living the Promise” philosophy to work in partnership with patients, families, co-workers, and physicians

  3. Recognizes and communicates ethical and legal concerns through established channels of communication

  4. Flexible with schedules and workload assignments to the changing needs of in order


  1. Identify and troubleshoot workflow processes

  2. Participates in departmental quality improvement processes

  3. Attends departmental continuing education, meetings, and checks email in a timely manner

Entity Information:

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth is a 222-bed full-service facility that includes surgical and imaging services, a 24-hour emergency department, orthopedics and sports therapy, adult critical care, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth, which has been serving Tarrant County residents since 1987, has 1,100 employees, 120 volunteers, and more than 600 physicians on its medical staff. The hospital is a Pathway to Excellence® designated hospital by American Nurses Credentialing Center, a designated United Health Premium Surgical Spine specialty center and has earned Quality Respiratory Care Recognition from the AARC. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

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