Performs routine radiographic, neurography, urography and orthopedic radiography, fluoroscopy and special assignments. Produces high quality radiographs with minimum stress and exposure to the patient by dealing tactfully and cooperatively with patients and general public.
Responsibilities Include :
Outpatients are identified by asking the patient to state his / her NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH, and verified with the radiology order.
Reviews request for indications of WET or STAT readings. Reviews processed radiographs in Synapse to insure that the exam is present, anatomically correct, and laterality and User identifications are present.
Assures all exams are completed. Changes exam when original order was altered. Documents exam completion in chart for in-patient exams.
Notices malfunction of radiographic equipment and reports same to supervisor. Assists in orientation of new technologists.
Demonstrates proper exam protocols. Shows trainee where all supplies are stored. Explains procedure for transport of patients.
Performs clerical and technical duties including, but not limited to : maintaining logs, posting charges, computer data entry.