Employment Opportunities

career opportunity for x-ray technologist at Swift Urgent Clinic in Sparks Nevada

Employee Opportunities

Swift Urgent Clinic is growing and currently recruiting for the following staff positions:

* Position: Full Time Radiologic Technologist

* Position: Full Time Medical Float

* Position: Full Time Casting Technician

Swift Urgent Clinic is expanding and looking for a Radiologic Technologist that complements our orthopedic and musculoskeletal specialized team. Responsibilities are to include, but not limited to the following:

* Obtain optimal imaging at provider discretion for a wide range of patients
* Competently operates C-arm, X-ray equipment and associated equipment
* Able to perform imaging tasks as well as coordinate patient appointments
* Competent in correct charging of X-rays
* Medical supply inventory for procedures
* File management (logging exams, equipment repairs, etc.)
* Obtaining consent and appropriate patient information for procedures
* Obtaining pertinent patient history and symptoms
* Effective communication with patients, providers and co-workers
* Exercise flexibility with patient scheduling and other patient appointments
* Flexibility with work schedule to accommodate patient imaging and procedures
* Ability to optimize patient flow and maintain patient satisfaction
* Advocate for patients and their safety
* Utilize ALARA and Image Gently concepts
* Ability to embrace growth and change in a constantly changing environment

Minimum Qualifications:

* Associate degree in Radiologic Technology
* Current ARRT license
* CPR certified preferred
* Computer experience preferred

Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to the Human Resources via email to rachel@spinenevada.com.




Position: Full Time Medical Float

Principle Accountabilities*Administrative*
* Track and enter all referral requests in the log on a daily basis.
* Screen incoming referrals.
* Create and maintain patient record
* Ensure complete and accurate demographic and current insurance information are entered into the Practice Management system.
* Print check out slips and ensure information is populated
* Verify eligibility and benefits for services.
* Retain working knowledge of contracted insurances and any requirements they may place upon procedures for the patient
* Obtain prior authorization if required for services as indicated by respective insurance as needed
* Utilize tools provided to determine patient financial responsibility.
* Document in estimate tool as per protocol.
* Communicate financial responsibility to patient and collects payment at time of service
* Respond to providers’ questions, requests and concerns regarding the status of patient referrals, care coordination or follow-up status.
* Answer, respond and document phone calls, request and questions from patients in a timely manner.
* Check patients out and schedule follow ups as needed
* Maintain all administrative office needs
* Keep reception and waiting area clean
* Complete Disability/FMLA forms as needed
* Obtain external medical reports/imaging
* Fax and scan information as needed
* Provide support and backup to all SWIFT staff as needed
* Perform other duties as assigned.

Patient Care
* Properly process new patients by entering patient history in chart prior to practitioner seeing patient
* Taking vitals (height, weight, pulse, respiration count, and blood pressure) and recording in the system
* Relay accurate messages to the physician and follow through as directed
* Accurately and thoroughly document pertinent details of conversations and situations with patients
* Properly route requests for medications and respond as directed
* Speak with patients calling with problems and assess situation and direct appropriately
* Liaise with coworkers in providing answers to patient queries
* Respond to other practices’ requests for information as necessary and provide clinical information to other medical providers to assist in patient’s care
* Provide injections for patients as directed
* Order medical supplies and maintain inventory of needed items, rotate medication and monitor expiration date.
* Maintain record keeping referable to medication logs
* Educate patients and enforce office protocols re: medication agreement
* Act as a Scribe to accurately and thoroughly document medical visits and procedures as instructed by the physician, including but not limited to:
* Physician-dictated diagnoses, prescriptions, and instructions for patient or family members for self-care and follow-up
* Process outgoing referrals and follow up to ensure patient receives care in a timely manner
* Manage medication samples and monitor for expiration dates
* Monitor inventory and expiration dates and inform supply manager of needs
* Complete requisition form for UDS and prepare sample for shipment as needed
* Set up, prepare patient and assist with in-office procedures according to provider preference
* Apply DME/Splints, remove casts/splints
* Maintain and prepare exam rooms for patient care
* Other duties as assigned *

Physical Requirements: **
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to (but not limited to):
* Sit
* Stand
* Walk
* Bend
* Twist
* Reach
* Stoop/Kneel
* The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
* Distance, color, and peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus
* The employee will have to spend long hours sitting and using office equipment and computers, which can cause muscle and eye strain
* Occasional stress from dealing with multiple tasks and patients *

Educational Requirements:
* GED or High School Education
* Minimum one year or recent experience working in a medical facility preferred
* Anatomy knowledge preferred *

Other Requirements**
* Must possess and maintain a current CPR certification
* Annual TB test
* Optional: Hepatitis B vaccine
* Basic knowledge of insurance and authorization preferred
* Ability to adapt and respond to clinic needs *

PROFESSIONAL BEHAVIOR**
* Places the patient’s safety, comfort, dignity and convenience before all other considerations.
* Behaves with courtesy and respect when speaking to patients, health professionals, and others.
* Strives to develop and maintain mutually beneficial long term relationships with patients, business
partners, accountants, attorneys, community leaders and coworkers
* Displays flexibility and adaptability in response to departmental and professional changes.
* Communicates efficiently with staff and owners
* Is honest and seeks to do the right thing with respect to every decision
* Strives for both the short and long term profitability of Swift
* Seeks to assist other staff members in down time
* Adhere to strict HIPAA and OSHA regulations
* Ability to perform and focus on multiple tasks
* Swift scrubs and jackets that have been provided should be worn at all times. Keep clothes clean and free of wrinkles
* Maintain an organized and clutter free workspace at all times

SELF DEVELOPMENT**
* Attends professional classes and workshops to stay abreast to current professional standards and regulations.
* Analyzes his/her areas of strength and weakness and pursues improvement and growth.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:
Anatomy Knowledge: 1 year (Preferred)
Swift: 1 year (Preferred)
Vital Signs: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:
High school or equivalent (Preferred)

License:
CPR Certification (Preferred)

Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to the Human Resources via email to rachel@spinenevada.com.

Position: Full Time Casting Technician

The Casting Technician acts as a support to medical providers in the SWIFT urgent clinic. The Casting Technician is primarily responsible for application and removal of casting and orthopedic splints and devices as well as wound care as ordered by the provider. This position has a significant amount of patient contact and is crucial to providing an excellent patient experience. This position should be able to complete routine tasks with minimal supervision.

Principle Accountabilities**

* Application of casts using a variety of materials including plaster and synthetic casting materials and high and low temperature plastics, with minimal or no supervision.
* Apply appropriate cast/splint per physician order using appropriate casting/ splint material with body in appropriate position.
* Shape cast to ensure maximum comfort and minimum unnecessary pressures
* Performs appropriate documentation and patient education related to cast or splinting and as directed by provider.
* Mold, fit and trim synthetic or plastic splints to fit patients.
* Customize splints and braces as necessary for patient use.
* Other instruction/adjustments/maintenance, suture removal, wound cleaning/dressing and other related duties as they are assigned.
* Application and adjustment of orthopedic devices such as braces, splints, and compression stockings.
* Obtain measurements from patient as necessary.
* Prepare mold of appropriate part of patient’s body ensuring body part in proper alignment.
* Position, align and adjust orthopedic device on correct body part ensuring correct fit to patient with maximum possible comfort.
* Adjust hinged orthopedic devices to physician specifications.
* Modify or customize brace or splint for appropriate patient fit.
* Instruct patient on use, adjustment, and adaptation and care of device.
* Supplies and Equipment Maintenance
* Clean exam and procedure tables, work areas and tools according to schedules.
* Clean general equipment according to guidelines.
* Stock exam and procedure rooms according to schedules and as needed.
* Inventory specialty items.
* Initiate reorder of supplies as needed.
* Maintain tools and equipment.
* Administrative and Other
* Specific and accurate documentation of care administered into EMR and Practice Management System.
* Prep and assist in sterile procedures.
* Comply with HIPAA/OSHA policies, requirements, and regulations.
* Follow through on patient needs
* Check in and room patients when needs arise
* Other duties as assigned based on patient needs, patient volume and/or Provider request.

Physical Requirements: **

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required, but not limited to:
* Sit · Twist
* Stand · Reach
* Stoop/Kneel · Bend
* Walk
* The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds
* Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, color, and peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus
* The employee will have to spend long hours sitting and using office equipment and computers, which can cause muscle and eye strain
* Occasional stress from dealing with multiple tasks and patients

Educational Requirements:

* GED or High School Education
* Two years of experience in direct patient care and casting experience preferred.
* College level anatomy knowledge

Other Requirements**

* Ability to balance team and individual responsibilities and contributes to building a positive team environment.
* Knowledge of insurance, government payers and eligibility and benefits processes.
* Ability to respond promptly to patients’ needs
* Ability to maintain confidentiality; Listens to others without interrupting; Keeps emotions under control in stressful situations
* Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently.
* Ability to approach others in a tactful manner; Treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position
* Ability and willingness to adapt to change in the work environment; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
* Knowledge of Electronic Medical Records, Practice Management systems, Microsoft Office Applications, and the ability to operate basic Internet software. The individual should be able to operate a computer in order to accurately enter data, search for information, send and receive email and attachments. Must use the internet to access schedules, research insurance information, etc.

PROFESSIONAL BEHAVIOR**

* Places the patient’s safety, comfort, dignity and convenience before all other considerations.
* Provides excellent customer service to both internal and external customers.
* Displays flexibility and adaptability in response to departmental and professional changes.
* Communicates efficiently
* Strives to provide the best patient experience possible.
* Adhere to all regulations and policies and procedures
* Uniforms that have been provided by Swift Urgent Clinic should be worn at all times. Keep clothes clean and free of wrinkles
* Always Maintain an organized and clutter free workspace