Radiology Technologist PRN - Radiology - Paducah KYRequisition R103101 Market Paducah, KY Department Radiology - Diagnostic - Lourdes Shift Days/Afternoons Schedule Part-time
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Performs a full scope of radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures that create the images needed for diagnosis at the request of and for interpretation by a licensed practitioner. Applies the art and skill of diagnostic radiography in direct patient care through the safe and effective use of radiography practice.
Essential Job Functions
Receives and reviews requests as ordered by physicians for all radiologic studies.
Operates highly complex radiologic equipment with in the radiology department, operating suites, and at the patient's bedside, selecting technical factors to ensure high-quality radiographs using the A.L.A.R.A. (As Low As Reasonable Achievable) standards.
Maintains radiographic equipment and x-ray rooms in proper working condition.Reports malfunctions and necessary repairs to supervisory personnel.
Accepts patients and assess their condition to determine proper handling and special requirements.
Explains and prepares the patient for all radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures.
Relies on extensive knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and effects of disease processes to properly and safely position the patient from maximum accuracy.
Maintains a working knowledge of the hospital information and PACS system in order to insure thorough and complete medical records and proper charges.
Maintains customers' rights (confidentiality, privacy, safety, security, and decision making).
Complies with the hospital and department safety procedures and policies.
Must be a graduate of an approved Radiologic Technology program
Kentucky Radiation Operator License
ARRT Registry, BLS
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We’ll also reward your hard work with:
- Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
- Prescription drug coverage
- Flexible spending accounts
- Life insurance w/AD&D
- An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
- Paid time off
- Educational Assistance
- And much more
Scheduled Weekly Hours:0.01
Department:Radiology - Diagnostic - Lourdes
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