Under general supervision, performs advanced level professional work in exposing and processing radiographic images and fluoroscopy examinations. Circulates to other diagnostic radiology areas as assigned by the supervisor (For example, surgery, trauma, and pediatrics) and is recognized as an expert in his/her field, or participates in a training program to enhance knowledge and skills in other specialized radiology areas or modalities.
Operates standard and portable radiology equipment to perform radiographic examinations and fluoroscopy studies, including intravenous pyelography, cystography, gastro-intestional series and body section radiography. Assists physicians and performs specialized imaging procedures. Trouble shoots and resolves problems regarding equipment and/or film output. Acts as a resource and preceptor for other Radiographers and/or students. May participate in training programs to enhance radiology skills and become proficient in producing images of a patient
's body in Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, or Special Procedures. Maintains records, inventory, and equipment for area of primary responsibility.
Graduate of an accredited Radiology Technology program; and
Six (6) months experience.
Licensed by the American Registry of Radiological Technology (ARRT).
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of the techniques of diagnostic radiography. Knowledge of the operation and maintenance of radiographic equipment. Ability to prioritize assignments. Ability to assess, treat, and care for patients of varying ages. Good interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate technical information in such a way that patients and/or parents can understand the procedure and what is expected of them. Computer skills
Physical Requirements (with or without accommodation):
Position requires bending, reaching, squatting, and moving. Must be able to assist with lifting and moving patients. Must have sufficient manual dexterity to operate various radiographic equipment. Must be able to work under stress.
HCA Inc - 10 months ago