HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Radiology Technician in Richmond, Virginia
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*
*1 Prepares patients, collects relevant information for completion of procedures.
*2 Performs all general diagnostic radiographic and computed tomography procedures.
*3 Transfers and positions the patient in a safe manner.
*4 Observant of patients conditions.
*5 Practices radiation safety as described in Federal standards, utilizing ALARA policy.
*6 Understands and operates electronic information systems.
*7 Compiles appropriate records to expedite results.
*8 Operates mobile radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment within the department, in the OR environment, and throughout the hospital.
*9 Administers contrast media as required.
*10 Participates in continuing education activities to expand/enhance knowledge of diagnostic radiology and to meet the continuing education requirements of the ARRT.
*11 Involvement in Quality Control/Quality Improvement
*12 Initiates patient teaching including family and/or significant others.
13 Other duties as needed.
EXPERIENCE Required - Successful completion of accredited school of Radiologic Technology. (ARRT Eligible), Current Registration by American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and/or current Commonwealth of Virginia License to Practice as a Radiologic Technologist. Preferred -One year experience as Radiologic Technologist in hospital environment.
EDUCATION Required -Graduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technology. ARRT registered. ARRT Registration in CT. As above, with successful completion of formal computer courses. BLS CPR certified.
Title: Radiology Technician
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital West Creek
Requisition ID: 00448-38671