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