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Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System Sr Radiology Tech- Pelham in Greer, South Carolina

Please note that applicant must have at least 2 years experince in a hospital setting to be considered for this position,

Position Summary

Perform a variety of technical tasks involved in operating radiographic equipment and making radiographs of designated portions of the body.

Minimum Requirements

Education

  • Completion of a 24-month accredited and approved School of Radiologic Technology

Experience

  • 2+ years’ experience in a hospital setting

License/Registration/Certifications

  • Current ARRT Registry in Radiography

  • Current SCQRSA

  • BLS Certification

Preferred Requirements

Preferred Education

  • N/A

Preferred Experience

  • N/A

Preferred License/Registration/Certifications

  • N/A

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Perform a variety of tasks involved in operating x-ray equipment to make radiographs of designated body portions. Adjust equipment for proper radiographic exposure techniques in accordance with radiation safety guidelines.

  • Evaluate X-Ray images for technical quality, collate processed images in sequence per protocol and appropriately label. Complete appropriate documentation on all systems, mark review and transmit to PACS in a timely manner.

  • Assist other healthcare professionals with imaging procedures, starting IV's, delivery of oral contrast and injecting contrast, when applicable.

  • Assist radiologist/physicians with fluoroscopic X-ray and interventional procedures in the department and other areas where portable radiographic equipment is utilized

  • Positively responds and implements change when needed and has good decision-making skills.

  • Assists with quality control and maintenance of all equipment in the area

  • Properly utilize accessory equipment such as injectors, patient moving devices, stretchers, warmers, scanners, printers, and PACS workstations

  • Prepare patients for procedures, explain procedures to patients. Report changes in patient condition to medical staff. Provide an oral and/or written clinical history to the radiologist and other healthcare professionals.

  • Assists in training of new staff and students during clinical rotations

  • Follows, maintains and helps implement hospital and departmental policies and procedures

  • Consistently communicates with patients, guests, staff and physicians in a positive manner

  • Knowledgeable of compliance and regulatory requirements and adheres to Federal, State, accrediting bodies, and standard practice of care for patients, staff, guests and facilities

  • Adheres to departmental procedures and protocols

  • Rotating call schedules for after hours and holidays where applicable

  • Ensure correct charging of procedures and supplies daily

  • Works as a team member with peers and other departments. Responds calmly and efficiently to situations.

  • Regularly attend departmental meeting, in-services and actively participate in continuing education activities

  • Other duties as requested by supervisor or manager

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