The Radiologic Technologist performs screening and diagnostic imaging procedures with the use of diagnostic, ultrasonic, and localizational modalities in a stationary and/or mobile facility. The Radiologic Technologist is also required to assist the Radiologist and/or Radiology Resident as necessary.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
The Radiologic Technologist performs standard diagnostic radiographic procedures on designated parts of the body, as required by physician’s orders. Proactively contributes to Eskenazi Health’s Mission: Advocate, Care, Teach, and Serve with special emphasis on the vulnerable population of Marion County; models Eskenazi Health’s values
Performs standard diagnostic radiographic procedures on designated parts of the body, as required by physician’s orders Selects proper exposure factors of radiographic equipment for each examination Positions and instructs patients while utilizing protective shielding, immobilization, and supportive devices, as required Performs basic preventative maintenance on equipment and orders repairs when needed Ensures procedures are properly tracked in EPIC; ensures all patients and their information is logged Provides adequate and timely communication with staff; encourages involvement and participation from the staff in departmental operations Alters activities/behaviors to reflect/ensure adequate care appropriate to the age of patients served (i.e. adolescent, geriatric, pediatric, neonatal, and adult) Cooperates with the affiliated institution to provide sound clinical experience to healthcare students Observes and supervises students during-x-ray intervention, and assures adherence to aseptic and safety practices; evaluates students and programs as requested Participates in the technologist’s call schedule