Coordinates and performs the diagnostic radiographic and computed tomography procedures on patients, according to provider/physician orders. Performs proper x-ray exposure to aid in the diagnosis of fractures, diseases, and other injuries. Performs CT examinations with knowledgeable operation of the scanner and scan protocols. The technologist must prepare and position patients for the x-ray or CT examination and take the appropriate images. The technologist also must process imaging plates, inspect, maintain, and make minor repairs to the x-ray and CT equipment. This position will also require the ability to perform Echocardiograms and ultrasound procedures, including gynecological ultrasound and breast ultrasound.
Displays a good understanding of age-related developmental issues of pediatrics and geriatrics