RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST 8/25/2016
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The Radiologic Technologist performs diagnostic x-ray procedures under the supervision of a qualified physician. Uses x-ray technology and techniques to assist in the diagnosis of patient medical problems for patients throughout the age continuum.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
*Commits to the mission, vision, beliefs and consistently demonstrates our core values.
*Performs all types of diagnostic x-ray procedures to include radiography, fluoroscopy, portable diagnostic and portable fluoroscopy; practices radiation safety for patients, staff and self.
*Uses sterile technique as required.
*Optimally demonstrates patient anatomy through proper positioning and selection of technical factors.
*Competently operates all diagnostic x-ray equipment and support systems to include HIS, RIS, Scheduling System, PACS and teleradiology.
*Utilizes department computer systems, files, PACS, to review patient history and provide accurate documentation of studies.
*Properly cares for and images patients of all ages; maintains patient confidentiality.
*Coordinates exams within the department and with other departments to provide expedient and complete care; demonstrates flexibility in scheduling and proper communication with medical staff, coworkers, patients, families, and other hospital staff to assure quality patient care.
*Answers telephone calls concerned with patient scheduling, coordination, or questions with courtesy and accuracy.
*Cleans, disinfects and maintains equipment as necessary; notifies supervisor of equipment problems and calls appropriate service vendors as needed.
*Keeps area properly supplied.
*Accesses and administers drugs and biologicals that are pertinent to essential job functions in accordance with Medical Center procedures.
Graduate of a school of radiologic technology with current certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists required. Valid state medical radiographer license required. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
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