Radiologic Technologist (PRN) - McLeod Orthopedics Florence

  • McLeod Health
  • Florence, SC, USA
  • Jun 13, 2020
PRN Medical Imaging Technologist

Job Description

Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values. Strong interpersonal skills and a pleasant bedside manner. Give straightforward instructions and answer questions as well as foster a sense of comfort and confidence in patients Prepare equipment for use as needed. Position patients during exams. Document information into computers. Ensure safety of patients during exams. Use sound waves to obtain images of organs and tissues in the body. Administer trace amounts of radiopharmaceuticals to a patient to obtain functional information about organs, tissues and bone. Measure bone mineral density at a specific anatomical site. Handles all forms or paperwork as necessary for this position. Set goals with Administrator to meet the high demand of radiology. Administer targeted doses of radiation to the patient’s body as ordered by physician. Produce diagnostic images of soft tissues. Report important information to the physician. Monitor patients during exams. Prepare examination rooms for patient exams. Give instructions to patients who may be nervous regarding radiography procedures. Knowledgeable in all terminology related to radiography, anatomy, and pathology. Maintains confidentiality in talking with patients, upholding policies and setting an example. Keeps work area neat, clear of clutter. Demonstrates a willingness to perform the duties of other department personnel when workload requires. Work Schedule: PRN (as needed, no benefits) Qualifications /Training: Basic knowledge of computer input. Must be able to perform radiology procedures Comprehend medical terminology. Good spelling and number skills. Clear, concise voice. Licenses/Certifications/Registrations/Education: Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED from an accredited school Graduate of an Accredited radiologic technology program A.R.R.T certification ,Minimum licensing from South Carolina Quality Standards Association ( SCRQSA)

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