Radiology Tech - PRN in Athens, TN at Starr Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 7/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

Radiology Tech – PRN –Variable Shifts– position available.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities for the position include but are not limited to the following:

•         Reviews patient history and physician's orders. Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure patient's understanding and cooperation.

•         When ordered, prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice. Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate.

•         Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.

•         Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.

Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s). Analyzes results and identifies issues with the quality of imaging results. Takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues, including repositioning patient and repeating procedure. Enters, transmits and reports scan results.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

 

•         Associate’s degree of Applied Science in Radiography required

•         Current ARRT Licensure required

•         BLS certification required


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