Radiologic Tech / Technologist

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Jul 17, 2021

Job Description

Summary

Inside and out, you'll find what you're looking for when you join Maine Medical Center. As the largest hospital in northern New England, Maine Medical Center has the depth and scope of services and opportunities that can challenge the new graduate or the experienced professional. We are committed to helping you grow professionally throughout your career. From tuition assistance and scholarships, to ongoing education, leadership training, mentoring and promotion opportunities, we offer the resources you need to achieve your career goals.
  • Position Summary
    • This is clinical work, performing diagnostic radiographic procedures for use in the evaluation of patients. Work also includes instruction of students and assisting with clerical functions.
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    • Work is performed independently under general supervision and is reviewed by the Chief Technologist (with physician feedback) through adherence to established procedures and protocols, and by observation and discussion of results achieved.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Knowledge of radiographic equipment, procedures and techniques, radiation safety and protection as well as anatomy and physiology at a level generally acquired through completion of a two year program in an A.M.A. approved school of Radiologic Technology, plus 1-3 months of experience.
    • License/Certifications: Registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist and licensure by the State of Maine.
    • Experience: See "Education"
    • Knowledge of department policies and procedures as well as familiarity with department equipment and material at a level generally acquired during one to three months on-the-job orientation and training.
    • Analytical ability to determine appropriate method for providing requested images based on specific individual patient and pathology to ensure diagnostic images.  Must evaluate images  to determine diagnostic quality.
    • Interpersonal skills necessary to elicit cooperation from patients and gain their cooperation while under going various radiographic procedures.

Additional Information

Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 606-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.