RADIOLOGY TECH

  • Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center
  • Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center Danville Kentucky 40422 US
  • Posted: Mar 18, 2019
Other Allied Health

Job Description

  • Job Summary
    • The Radiologic Technologist I must be competent and functional in one modality. Performs technical procedures to obtain radiographic films of various portions of the body using recognized radiographic techniques to assist physicians in diagnosis of diseases and injuries with a minimum of ionizing radiation being applied. Requires social maturity and poise to respond appropriately and communicate courteously and effectively with a wide range of internal personnel and general public. Must be a graduate of an approved school of Radiological Technology. Must have current KY Radiation Operators General Certificate and be registered by the ARRT. Prefer a minimum of one to two years experience. Qualified new graduates are acceptable. Exhibits the F.I.R.S.T. values (Friendliness, Innovation, Respect, Service, and Trust).
  • Working Conditions, Hazards and Physical Effort
    • Works in a radiation exposure area. Exposure to infectious materials, cuts, and abrasions from equipment. A flexible work schedule is required. Constant physical activity. Strenuous activity involved with moving equipment and lifting patients. Must be able to lift 25 lbs. independently.
  • Minimum Qualifications or Equivalents
    • Education: Graduate of AMA approved school of Radiologic Technologists.

      Experience: One to two (1-2) years as a Diagnostic Radiographer preferred. Qualified new graduates are acceptable.

      EQUIPMENT USED/SPECIAL SKILLS REQUIRED: Ability to operate radiation exposure equipment and computers.
  • Licenses, Certifications, and/or Registrations
    • Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Techs. Must maintain current KY Radiation Operators General Certificate in the Department of Human Resources. CPR required.