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Radiological Technologist - Limited (Full-Time)

Capital Medical Group
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342

 


 


Radiological Technologist - Full Time


 


Schedule:  Monday - Friday 8am-5pm


 


JOB SUMMARY


Operates radiologic equipment to produce mammograms and radiographs (x-rays) of body for diagnostic purposes as directed by referring Physicians and Healthcare Providers by performing the following duties.


 


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.


 



  • Positions the patient in mammography machine or on examining table and adjusts immobilization devices to obtain optimum views of specified area of body requested by Physician.

  • Explains procedures to the patient to reduce anxieties and obtain patient cooperation.

  • Moves equipment into specified position and adjusts equipment controls to set exposure factors such as time and distance.

  • Practices radiation protection techniques to minimize exposure to patient and staff.

  • Demonstrates safe and proper operation of mammography and radiologic equipment.

  • Demonstrate patient safety by assessing pregnancy for all female patients of child bearing age, providing lead apron to patient and asking if patient has breast implants.

  • Sensitrometry strip to be run, checked and charted daily before performing any mammograms. Any problems are to be corrected before proceeding with examinations.

  • Submits copies of all preliminary and final reports of mammograms and x-ray images which are "suspicious" and/or "highly suggestive of malignancy" to the ordering physician and call their office.

  • Reports are stored in film jacket and held out of filing system until films are checked to determine further action.

  • Responsible for cleaning of mammography and x-ray equipment by proper procedure stated in policies and procedures.

  • Obtain release of information procedure for the permanent transfer of mammography/x-ray films.

  • Develop and coordinate policies and processes to obtain and maintain appropriate accreditations and certifications.



 


CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, EDUCATION Radiation License- Limited X-Ray Machine operator credentials required to perform radiographic procedures in a state must be current, certificate from either one of the following boards: The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), The American Registry of Clinical Radiography Technologists (ARCRT)



 
 

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Posted: 2020-04-04 Expires: 2020-05-04

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