Radiologic Technologist - Radiology Diagnostic

University Of Mississippi Medical Center Jackson , MS 39201

Posted 4 weeks ago

Welcome Applicant!

We want to ensure that the application process is smooth and efficient and recommend the following tips:

  • Prior to applying, please provide all of your applicable experience and education relevant to the job requirements.

  • Once you start the application process you cannot save your work. Please ensure you have all required attachment(s) available to complete your application before you begin the process.

  • Applications must be submitted prior to the close of the recruitment. Once a recruitment has closed, applications will no longer be accepted.

  • All online assessments are completed online. After you submit an application, if an assessment is required, an email with instructions to complete the assessment will be sent to you. In the event you need access to a computer, please consider visiting the WIN Job Center or your local library.

Once you apply, we will review your qualifications and contact you if we would like to discuss your application.

Due to the large volume of applications that we receive, we are unable to personally respond to all applicants. Please feel free to check the status of your application via your Candidate Profile.

Thank you,

Human Resources

Important Applications Instructions:

Please complete this application in entirety by providing all of your work experience, education and certifications/

license. You will be unable to edit/add/change your application once it is submitted.

Job Requisition ID:

R00004980

Job Category:

University Hospital Health System

Organization:

Diagnostic Radiology

Location/s:

Main Campus Jackson

Job Title:

Radiologic Technologist - Radiology Diagnostic

Job Summary:

TO PERFORM RADIOLOGIC PROCEDURES AND UTILIZE X-RAY EQUIPMENT TO PRODUCE IMAGES OF THE BODY FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF DISEASES OR INJURIES, WHILE ENSURING OPTIMUM PATIENT CARE AND SAFETY.

Education & Experience

GRADUATE OF A RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM ACCREDITED BY A MECHANISM ACCEPTABLE TO THE AMERICAN REGISTRY OF RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY (ARRT).

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED: MISSISSIPPI RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST LICENSE.,BLS REQUIRED WITHIN 90 DAYS OF HIRE DATE.,AMERICAN REGISTRY OF RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY (ARRT) REGISTRATION. MUST BE OBTAINED WITHIN 6 MONTHS OF HIRE DATE

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

KNOWLEDGE OF ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY, RADIATION PHYSICS AND PROTECTION, AND THE PRINCIPLES OF IMAGING. SKILL IN THE USE OF IMAGING EQUIPMENT. VERBAL AND WRITTEN COMMUNICATION SKILLS. INTERPERSONAL SKILLS. ABILITY TO COMPLY WITH RADIATION PROTECTION PRACTICES. ABILITY TO ALLEVIATE PATIENT ANXIETY.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • PERFORMS RADIOGRAPHIC PROCEDURES TO PRODUCE IMAGES OF INTERNAL BODY ORGANS AND BONES.
  • EXPLAINS PROCEDURES TO PATIENT, OBTAINS AND RECORDS MEDICAL HISTORY RELEVANT TO THE CONDITION BEING VIEWED, SELECTS APPROPRIATE EQUIPMENT SETTINGS, AND POSITIONS THE PATIENT IN A MANNER TO FACILITATE OPTIMUM IMAGING RESULTS.
  • VIEWS IMAGES TO DETERMINE QUALITY AND FORWARDS FOR REVIEW AND INTERPRETATION; MAINTAINS APPLICABLE PATIENT DOCUMENTATION.
  • MAINTAINS ADEQUATE SUPPLIES AND A CLEAN WORK AREA; REPORTS EQUIPMENT MALFUNCTIONS TO SUPERVISOR.
  • ASSUMES RESPONSIBILITY FOR PATIENT SAFETY; PROVIDES PHYSICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL COMFORT TO PATIENT.
  • ENSURES COMPLIANCE WITH WORKPLACE SAFETY, ENVIRONMENTAL, EXPOSURE CONTROL, AND/OR INFECTION CONTROL PRACTICES.
  • PERFORMS OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED.

Physical and Environmental Demands

Requires frequent exposure to unpleasant or disagreeable physical environment such as high noise level and exposure to heat and cold, constant handling or working with potentially dangerous equipment, constant exposure to biohazardous conditions such as risk of radiation exposure, blood borne pathogens, fumes or airborne particles, and/or toxic or caustic chemicals which mandate attention to safety considerations, occasional activities subject to significant volume changes of a seasonal/clinical nature, constant work produced subject to precise measures of quantity and quality, constant bending, constant lifting and carrying more than 100 pounds, occasional climbing, occasional crawling, constant crouching/stooping, frequent kneeling, frequent pushing/pulling, constant reaching, frequent sitting, frequent standing, frequent twisting, and frequent walking. (occasional-up to 20%, frequent-from 21% to 50%, constant-51% or more)

Time Type:

FLSA Designation/Job Exempt:

No

Pay Class:

Hourly

FTE %:

100

Work Shift:

Benefits Eligibility:

Job Posting Date:

02/27/2020

Job Closing Date (open until filled if no date specified):


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