ARRT registered or registry-eligible in Radiologic Technology.
Diagnostic Radiology Functions:
Perform a variety of tasks involved in operating x-ray equipment to make radiographs of designated body portions. Adjust equipment for proper radiographic exposure techniques in accordance with radiation safety guidelines.
Always reviews inpatient chart or outpatient order and confirms the clinical indication for the exam, and other pertinent information.
Explain x-ray procedures to patients.
Position patients for each anatomical view using immobilization and protective equipment as necessary.
Monitor accessory equipment and assist the physician with fluoroscopic procedures and special radiographic procedures.
Accurately process images for optimal quality. Match with appropriate paperwork for interpretation.
Charge radiographic procedures in Meditech; able to modify orders.
Demonstrate acceptable film quality standards by critiquing positioning, technical factors, and collimation.
Understands and uses PACS system.
Performs other related duties as assigned by the section supervisor or department director. Assumes responsibility for assigned role and extra duties as assigned.
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