Performsradiographic procedures and produces radiographic images for interpretation bya radiologist. Performs radiographicprocedures (general diagnostic procedures, fluoroscopic procedures,interventional procedures, operating room and portable exams, and bonedensitometry) according to departmental protocols, policies and procedures andestablished standards of practice.
Exercisesprofessional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanorreflective of medical ethics. Assessesand monitors patients, and provides appropriate patient care.
Radiographers who work primarily first shiftmust perform basic non-contrast CT exams (Head, Abdomen, and Pelvis) within 6months of employment.
Those radiographerswho staff shifts other than first shift must achieve Rad. Tech II status withcompetency in CT within 6 months of employment.
Trainingcommensurate with ARRT Certification is required
Previousradiology experience in health care setting is preferred
Licensure / Certification
ARRTCertification within 6 months of employment is required
AmericanHeart Association CPR Certification is required
Other Minimum Abilities / Aptitudes
Basiccomputer knowledge is required
Able to workindependently and under stressful situations is required
Able to workon smoke-free campus is required