Diagnostic X-Ray Technologist

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Salary: Commensurate with experience

A prestigious, acute care inpatient hospital is seeking a Diagnostic X-Ray Technologist to join their growing team. This position will require interacting directly with patients to obtain medical histories and positioning patients for imaging. This hospital is recognized as a magnet hospital, featuring top doctors and they are known for their groundbreaking research and advances in the medical field.  The Technologist in this position will follow physician orders and work with physicians and an interdisciplinary team to analyze images and determine if additional tests are needed.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Follow physicians’ orders regarding the areas of the body of which images are needed
  • Operate and adjust imaging equipment and monitor patients during exams
  • Explain procedures to patients and answer questions
  • Follow procedures that prevent unnecessary exposure to radiation to themselves, as well as to the patient
  • Keep track of and organize patients’ records
  • Report important information to physicians

Job Requirements:

  • 1 + year of experience as a Diagnostic X-Ray Technologist in an acute care hospital
  • X-Ray Technology Degree or Associate’s Degree from an accredited program