X-Ray Technician-Medical Assistant in Wentzville, MO at Compass Health

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description



The X-Ray Technician is part of the person centered integrated care team and is responsible for performing x-rays and utilizing best-practice to ensure quality images and patient safety.    The X-Ray Technician upholds all guidelines set forth in the clinic, maintains strict patient confidentiality, accepts and upholds patient service and satisfaction and assists practitioners and physicians in delivering health care services. 



Core Responsibilities: 

  • Utilize all radiographic equipment to perform x-rays, including (but not limited to) surgical and portable equipment 
  • Performs radiology procedures in a manner to comply with state and federal regulations. 
  • Maintains and documents radiological safety and equipment in compliance with state and federal regulations. 
  • Performs radiology procedures as ordered by the physician(s) and nurse practitioner(s) in such a way to assure reliability of results and patient safety. 
  • Prepare patients for examination and treatment.  Take patient’s histories, vital signs, and document in patient chart. 
  • Prepare and maintain supplies and equipment, including sterilization and radiographic 
  • Assist with the scheduling of tests and treatments 


Other Responsibilities

  • Regular attendance (except as excused). 
  • Attend all training as required by Compass Health, Accreditors and Funders. 
  • Other miscellaneous duties as assigned.   


Job Requirements


  • Associate Degree in Radiology required 
  • Must possess valid ARRT certification 
  • A minimum of two years experience working in a clinical care setting 
  • Must be able to lift or move 50 pounds without assistance 
  • Commitment to Service Excellence 
  • Commitment to Personal Excellence 
  • Team Oriented and Values Diversity 



 The X-Ray Technician receives supervision from the Medical Services Manager.