- Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values.
- Verifies patient by identification band and verbal response comparing two identifiers with the requisition and chart.
- Ensures correct procedure is done by checking chart or prescription for correct exam order, calls for order clarification as needed and documents order clarification correctly.
- Treats patient and procedure in accordance with the McLeod Health Confidentiality policy.
- Completes annual training and demonstrates age-specific care thereby meeting the needs of patient population served.
- Greets and assists patient with appropriate attire for procedure, thoroughly explains procedure, length, and expectations along with desired results.
- Expresses sincere concern for patient’s well-being by conveying the feeling that they are the reason we are here and to reduce the patient’s anxiety.
- Selects and utilizes appropriate technical factors for procedure based on body habitus, pathology, and body part while consistently positioning patient properly during procedure.
- Verifies that all images obtained have crossed over successfully into Pacs and are of high quality prior to forwarding to the Radiologists for interpretation.
- Demonstrates thorough knowledge of imaging equipment being used, which will be listed on the Competency Skills Checklist.
- Maintains attentiveness to equipment and patient during procedure.
- Maintains acceptable completion time based on the complexity of the procedure and or condition of the patient thereby demonstrating good utilization of time through productivity.
- All Radiology Technologist will be required to cross train in CT. Those hired with temporary/limited licenses will be required to cross train in CT upon acquiring their permanent license.
- Upon successful completion of initial orientation and training, technologist must be able to perform all Radiological exams (X-Ray, DXA, all Fluoro and OR exams, Portables, and CT’s) in accordance with hospital protocols and policies without assistance.
- Performs all other duties as assigned.
- Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technologist.
- Certification with South Carolina Radiation Quality Standards Association (SCRQSA)
- American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) required.
- BLS certification
Florence, SC, United States