Coordinates and performs routine diagnostic and fluoroscopic procedures, portable x-rays, and surgery procedures according to standards and practices. Receives and ensures the execution of physician orders. Ensures equipment is present and accounted for at the beginning and end of each shift.
Performs general diagnostic radiologic procedures utilizing standardized positioning and immobilization techniques to minimize patient movement and maximize patient safety. Produces x-ray images of specified body areas as direct by the physician or radiologist.
Completes proper identification and order verification. Prepares patients for procedures, providing instructions to obtain desired results, gain cooperation, and minimize anxiety.
Exercises judgement in selecting and computing machine settings to compensate for such variances as patient size, age, sex and tissue density. Positions equipment at proper distance and angle, and adjusts cones or collimators to image a specified area.
Ensures the protection of patients from undue exposure to radiation through the utilization of lead shields and various safety factors.
Maintains imaging equipment by performing scheduled tests and cleanings and documenting all results. Contacts service personnel and notifies management of malfunctioning equipment.
Evaluates images and data for technical quality, manipulates display parameters, and pushes images to picture archiving and communication system (PACS) as the accepted electronic format for permanent patient record, assures proper identification is evident.
Assignments are moderately complex; follows established protocols and has some flexibility in exercising judgment within established parameters. Works under minimal supervision/instruction; may serve as trainer and mentor to less experienced staff.
Required Associate's Degree or equivalent years of experience in related field
Preferred Bachelor's Degree
2 years of relevant experience in radiology Required
CRT-Radiographer (R) - ARRT American Registry of Radiologic Technologist Upon Hire required
CRT-Bone Densitometry (BD) - ARRT American Registry of Radiologic Technologist Bone Density Sites Upon Hire preferred
CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - AHA American Heart Association 90 Days required Or
CRT-Basic Life Support (BLS) - ARC American Red Cross 90 Days required
Pallet to Waist (6" from floor) > 5 lbs: Occasionally up to 20 lbs
Waist to Waist > 5 lbs: Frequently up to 25 lbs
Waist to Chest (below shoulder) > 5 lbs: Frequently up to 20 lbs
Waist to Overhead > 5 lbs: Occasionally up to 20 lbs
Bilateral Carry > 5 lbs: Occasionally up to 25 lbs
Unilateral Carry > 5 lbs: Frequently up to 20 lbs
Pushing Force > 5 lbs: Frequently up to 35 lbs
Pulling Force > 5 lbs: Frequently up to 35 lbs
Forward Bend - Standing: Frequently
Forward Bend - Sitting: Seldom
Trunk Rotation - Standing: Occasionally
Trunk Rotation - Sitting: Seldom
Stair Climbing: Seldom
Reach - Above Shoulder: Occasionally
Reach - at Shoulder or Below: Frequently
Forceful Grip > 5 lbs: Frequently
Forceful Pinch > 2 lbs: Frequently
Finger/Hand Dexterity: Frequently
Primary LocationSITE - Southwestern Medical Clinic - 2002 S 11th St - Niles
Department NameRural Health Clinic - Niles
Employment TypePart time
ShiftDay (United States of America)
Weekly Scheduled Hours24
Hours of Work24
Days WorkedMonday to Friday
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