The Radiology Technologist performs a variety of radiographic and mammography procedures at a technical level not requiring constant supervision of technical detail. Adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as appropriate based on the level of patient contact this position requires.
INTEGRIS Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
The Radiology Technologist responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
* Operates radiographic equipment and monitors it for functionality; promptly reports malfunctions
* Uses safety devices such as cones, collimators, lead aprons, gloves and gonad shields to assure maximum radiation safety
* Performs necessary computer and clerical functions regarding exam requests
* Stocks and maintains orderliness in exam rooms
* Utilizes appropriate nursing procedure technique to provide necessary care and safety for patients while in the department
* Maintains mammography comparison films, mammography lay letters to patients, and bone densitometry orders
* Tracks and retrieves films that have been checked out to other facilities
The Radiology Tech Mammography reports to the Lead Technologist and/or Radiology Manager / Director.
Required Physical Demands (Subject to Reasonable Accommodation):
Keyboarding/Dexterity: Frequently; activity exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time
Standing/Walking: Constantly; activity exits up to 2/3 of the time
Strength (Lift/Carry/Push/Pull): Medium (Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, or 10 to 25 pounds of force constantly to move objects)
Talking (Must be able to effectively communicate verbally): Yes
Color Acuity (Must be able to distinguish and identify colors): Yes
This position may have additional or varied physical demand and/or respiratory fit test requirements. Please consult the Physical Demands Project SharePoint site or contact Risk Management/Employee Health for additional information.
Exposed to moveable trays, bins, etc, electrical equipment; to contamination or infection through accidental needle punctures, chemical fumes from processors while developing radiographs, to radiation, and patients with contagious diseases. Exposed to odor, blood, chemical irritation, a variety of constant interruption, and inclement weather conditions while driving for response to emergency callbacks. Must wear universal safety protective clothing.
All applicants will receive consideration regardless of membership in any protected status as defined by applicable state or federal law, including protected veteran or disability status.