Rad Tech II

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System Richmond , VA 23234

Posted 3 months ago

VCU Health System's Radiology-Sports Medicine is seeking an full time experienced Radiologic Technologist to become a part of our Radiology team

Responsibilities

The practice of radiography is performed by radiologic technologists responsible for the administration of ionizing radiation to humans of all ages (newborn to geriatric) for diagnostic, therapeutic, or research purposes.

A radiographer performs radiographic procedures and related techniques, producing images at the request of and for interpretation by a licensed independent practitioner. Radiography integrates scientific knowledge, technical skills, patient interaction and compassionate care resulting in diagnostic information.

A radiographer recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of a procedure.

Radiographers must demonstrate an understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology.

Radiographers must maintain a high degree of accuracy in radiographic positioning and exposure technique. They must possess, utilize, and maintain knowledge of radiation protection and safety.

Qualifications

Required

Graduation from a JRC Accredited Program in Radiologic Technology

ARRT Registry required prior to first day of employment

Minimum work experience: new graduates welcome

Desired work experience: 2 years of hospital experience

Basic Life Support (BLS) required for ongoing employment.

Preferred

Bachelor's Degree in Radiologic Technology or closely related field from an accredited program

One (1) year of previous diagnostic x-ray work experience

Previous work experience in an academic medical center environment

  • Selected candidates will be placed into appropriate clinical ladder level for this position based on individual experience and qualifications*

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status. HR Use Only: PTO


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