Imaging Services Student Tech, Upmc West Shore

Upmc Mechanicsburg , PA 17050

Posted 3 months ago

Description

Purpose:

May perform imaging procedures at a technical level under the supervision of a registered technologist, incorporating learning and education with the performance of tasks to assist the technologist in their responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Depending on modality, may utilize complex imaging equipment for the acquisition, analysis, reconstruction and documentation of image data and completes procedures according to protocol under the supervision of a Radiologist or Technologist.

  • May perform daily equipment inspections, warm up procedures and follow Quality Control Program under supervision of a Technologist.

  • Assist Radiologist and Technologist setting up contrast; however, will never be responsible for loading or priming the injector.

  • Obtain quality images while following radiation safety standards and protocols.

  • Assist with positioning and performing exams, but should never hold the detector or patients for Radiation procedures.

  • Arrive patients, track exams, scan scripts, and schedule exams in the Radiology Information Systems. .

  • Assist Radiologist and Technologist in performing modality specific exams.

  • Maintain clinical proficiency for all completed competencies and equipment skills.

Qualifications

Must be an active 2nd year student in ARRT, ARDMS, CNMT, or NMCTB approved school.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

Clearances must be dated within 90 days.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Act 33 with renewal

  • Act 34 with renewal

  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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