Employment

Good Neighbor Community Health Center (Columbus) and GN Fremont are  primary health care clinics that offer a wide variety of services, including family and general practice medicine, pediatrics, OB/GYN care, dentistry and behavioral health. We are located together to better serve our patients, offering them a "one-stop shop" for their healthcare needs.  Good Neighbor Community Health Center and Good Neighbor Fremont are both federally qualified community health centers (FQHC).  FQHC is a federal designation given by the Bureau of Primary Health Care at the federal Department of Health and Human Services. FQHCs are located in, or serve, a federally designated medically underserved area/population. In 2020, Good Neighbor Community Health Centers cared for 10,978 patients from more than 45 zip codes.

Good Neighbor Community Health Center and Good Neighbor Fremont employ a variety of clinicians, nurses and other staff to provide high-quality, patient-centered care to under-served individuals and families in our cross-cultural, primary care settings. Bilingual language skills (English/Spanish) are a plus.  

In addition to a competitive salary, employees who work a minimum of 30 hours a week are eligible for benefits. Coverage begins on the first of the month after their hire date.

Our current job openings are listed below.  You can also find a summary of benefits, and access our easy Application for Employment.

Help make a difference in the life and health of your community!  Come join our team!

X Ray and Lab Technician Lead

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  1. Prepare patients for radiologic procedures. 
  2.  Protect patient, self, and other staff from radiation hazards. 
  3. Take X-rays following established procedures for patient care and safety, which includes setting up and operating radiographic equipment used in the medical diagnosis and/or treatment of patients and include implementing infection control procedures for the work area. 
  4. Select proper ionizing factors for radiological diagnosis. Adjust/set radiographic controls. 
  5. Position patients and takes X-rays of specific parts of the patient’s body as requested by physicians. 
  6. Develop and process radiological film. Check X-rays for clarity of image, retaking when needed.
  7. Distribute X-rays to appropriate medical staff.
  8. Maintain required records including patient records, daily log books, and monthly reports. 
  9. Perform quantity and quality control checks to assure equipment meets standards required by laws, rules, and departmental policies. 
  10. Comply with safety standards.
  11. Clean, maintain, and make minor adjustments to radiographic equipment, including determining equipment repairs.
  12. Maintain radiographic supplies, film, and order as necessary.
  13. Demonstrate competency in phlebotomy techniques.
  14. Properly prepares specimens for reference lab send-outs.
  15. Collect and process specimens in a laboratory setting for routine test and diagnostic purposes.
  16. Operate and maintain laboratory equipment.
  17. Maintain supply order list for radiology and laboratory.
  18. Oversee and assess competency for additional department personnel as necessary.
  19. Supervises the day-to-day operations of the x-ray and lab department
  20. Coach and assist team member with x-ray and lab techniques to ensure team members demonstrate good techniques
  21. Responsible for employee performance management by completing performance appraisals and setting individual goals as outlined in policies and procedures.
  22. Advise direct reports in the interpretation of policies and ensure organizational policies and procedures are followed.
  23. Effectively lead and develop a team of employees including hiring, training, and development.
  24. Perform monthly audits of personnel’s productivity and ensures quality of defined standards. Complies audit results and findings, track trends and communicate findings with the leadership team.
  25. Perform all other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION:

Associate’s degree in radiological technology from accredited X-ray technician program or Limited Radiography Certificate.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Current Nebraska Radiographer License.
  • Knowledge of X-ray procedure and protocol.
  • Knowledge of anatomy and physiology necessary to perform X-ray testing including body mechanics and patient movement.
  • Knowledge of radiology equipment including safety hazards common to radiology.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • 3-5 years of supervisor experience.
  • 1-2 years of radiology experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of phlebotomy techniques.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Knowledge of universal precaution procedures in medical safety practices.
  • Previous experience working in a hospital, clinic or physician’s office preferred.

SUPERVISION:

This position supervises the X-ray and Lab technicians.