Duke Raleigh Hospital offers the latest in care and technology in a patient-friendly setting. It has been an important part of Duke Health since 1998 and has served Wake County for more than 35 years, employing more than 1,300 people.The hospital provides 186 inpatient beds and a comprehensive array of services, including the Duke Raleigh Cancer Center, Duke Raleigh Orthopedic and Spine Center, cardiovascular services, neurosciences including the Duke Raleigh Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Center, advanced digestive care, disease management and prevention, wound healing, outpatient imaging, intensive and progressive care, pain clinic, same-day surgery, emergency department and community outreach and education programs. In fiscal year2018, Duke Raleigh Hospital admitted 9,484 patients and had 230,957 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Raleigh Hospital as #14 in North Carolina and #6 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2018-19.
Perform a variety of technical tasks involved in operating radiographicequipment and making radiographs of designated ana tomical areas ofinterest.
Perform a va riety of tasks involved in operating x-ray equipment to makeradiographs of designated anatomical areas of interest. Adjust equipmentfor proper r adiographic exposure techniques in accordance with radiationsafety guide lines.Explain x-ray procedures to patients.Position patientsfor each an atomical view using positioning assistancedevices and protective equipme nt as necessary.Monitor accessory equipment and assist the physician wit h fluoroscopicprocedures and special radiographic procedures.Accurately process images for optimal quality. Match with appropriatepaperwork for interpretation.Charge radiographic procedures in; able to modify orders per protocol.Demonstrate acceptable film quality standards by critiquing positioning,technical factors, and collimation.Understands and uses the Image Archival SystemProvide education and training to DUHS affiliated radiology technologyprograms.Provide orientation to new technologists.Pe rform other related duties incidental to the work hereinDUHS offers ca reer growth and enrichment within Imagingservices.There is a clinical l adder program with various steps and opportunitiesat each hospital withi n the health system.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Completion of an AMA approved School of Radiology Technology
Level I must obtain ARRT certification within one year of employment. Level II Minimum of two years' experience as a diagnostic radiology technologist. Level III A minimum of 4 years' experience within specialty modality in which they are seeking promotion
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
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