The Radiologic Technologist will operate computerized and manual radiological equipment for diagnostic purposes.
Using proper radiation protection and precautions, prepares and operates radiographic,
fluoroscopic, and portable equipment.
Positions patients to obtain appropriate radiographic exposures.
Operates film processing equipment.
Maintains computerized records, files, and/or reports.
Participates in quality control and quality assurance studies.
Assists the supervising radiologist with administrative functions.
Performs other duties as required.
Knowledge of anatomy and physiology.
Knowledge of the current trends and techniques of x-ray technology.
Ability to learn to conduct quality control studies; learn to use computerized radiologic equipment; learn to operate a computer for record keeping purposes.
Ability to establish effective working relationships with patients and staff.
Incumbents must be able to work stand-by and call-back duty and respond to a call within 30 minutes.
Education and Experience:
Certified Radiologic Technologist (CRT) in the state and registration with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) required.
Possession of a CPR certification required.
One year of experience desirable.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Prolonged periods standing, reaching and bending.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at times.
Physical strength and agility to position patients for a variety of diagnostic examinations.