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Radiology Aide

Job Ref: 26231

Talent Area: Imaging Services

Houston Methodist Hospital
Houston, TX 77030

Area/Department: Radiology St Outpt

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: PRN

Organization: Houston Methodist

Work Shift: EVENING

Work Week: Varies

Company Profile

Since its founding in 1919, Houston Methodist Hospital has earned worldwide recognition. Houston Methodist Hospital is affiliated with the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, one of the nation's leading centers for medical education and research.  Houston Methodist is consistently ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospital” list and was recently named the number one hospital in Texas. FORTUNE magazine has placed Houston Methodist on its annual list of “100 Best Companies To Work For” since 2006.  Houston Methodist Hospital directs millions of research dollars into patient care and offers the latest innovations in medical, surgical and diagnostic techniques. With 1,119 licensed beds, 67 operating rooms and over 6,000 employees, Houston Methodist offers complete care for patients from around the world.

Job Summary


This is a PRN position

Radiology Aide/Student Technologist works under direct supervision of a licensed technologist and/or supervisor. Duties may vary from performing radiologic studies to clerical duties as requested.


1. Assists radiologists and technologists, as directed, to produce radiographs for diagnosis.  

2. Performs radiographic procedures only after demonstrating competency in clinical training. 

3. Performs procedures following department protocols for positioning, technical setting and views. 

4. Operates radiographic equipment according to acquired skills, as directed. Does not operate unfamiliar equipment unless properly trained. 

5. Develops or assists with development of film according to departmental standards. Process CR image plates on Direct View CR900/or CR800 Kodak systems. 

6. Maintains appropriate records, as required. 

7. Practices radiation safety at all times. 

8. Complete examination ion RIS and verify all CR/DR procedures on PACS. 

9. Works in ancillary areas of department, as needed. 

10. Follows TMH and department policies and procedures. 

11. Works cooperatively, as part of the team, to maintain a work environment that promotes mutual respect and professionalism. 

12. Demonstrates the components of the I CARE values statement. 

13. Follows all safety rules while on job. 

14. Other duties as requested.


EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:  Enrolled in an AMA approved school of radiologic technology



WORKING : Must be able to stand and walk for entire shift; reach, bend and lift heavy food containers (50 lbs). Transports food carts for meal service through corridors and elevators to food prep areas.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of  race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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