Pay Scale: $24.63 - $32.86
Shift: 7:30am - 4:30pm
Under the direction of the Outpatient Imaging Manager the Staff Radiology Technologist works closely with referring physicians, Radiologists, other department staff and patients. They should be knowledgeable in the function and use of all radiographic, fluoroscopic equipment and bone densitometry (Dexa). Takes radiographs at the request of the physicians. Maintain patient safety to radiation by use of shields, filters, and collimation.
Takes x-ray images of specified body parts as ordered, following established procedures, Provides for patient safety and comfort and adjusts lead shields to protect unaffected body parts from exposure to radiation.
Performs all procedures as requested; determining appropriate exposure, proper instructions to and positioning of patient and with a minimal amount of repeats.
Has experience/knowledge in adapting exams to the needs of patients in special age groups, familiar with use of positioning aids (pigg-o-stat, etc.) in accomplishing pediatric exams.
Completes procedures promptly and observes proper sterile technique.
Responsible for turning in film badge monthly and monitoring that occupational exposure reports are posted.
Must be ARRT registered and licensed by the State of Oregon.
Must have current BLS within 30 days of hire.
Must be able to work well with little supervision, be organized and a self-starter.
Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
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