Imaging Specialist - General X-Ray - Varied
As an Imaging Specialist (Rad Tech) for YRMC you will perform a variety of tasks involved in operating diagnostic imaging equipment to make radiographs of designated body portions. This individual works closely with the Radiologists and/or Interventionists and other inter and intra departmental team members to ensure proper delivery of coordinated services, to include assisting in other modalities.
Performs routine and emergent radiologic examinations or procedures including obtaining and documenting pertinent patient history, explaining the procedures to the patient, answering the patient's questions, and gaining the patient's written consent; uses safe radiation practices according to ARRA regulations and licensing restrictions while using "common sense" approaches to everyday issues, such as reducing dose exposures to neonatal and adolescent patients. Works closely with the Radiologists and/or Interventionists and other inter and intra departmental healthcare team members to ensure proper delivery of coordinated services, to include assisting in other modalities. Coaches and mentors newly reported Radiologic technologist, team members and students. Exercises Fiscal Responsibility for proper inventory and prudent use of resources. Other duties as assigned.
· Associate's degree in Radiographic Technology (Rad Tech)
· American Heart Association BLS
· ARRT (R)
Work Schedule: Full-time, 10-hours, Varied, Varied
Physical Requirements and working conditions for this position will be provided to you upon interview.