Radiology Technologist - InPatient
Company: Renown Health
Posted on: April 17, 2019
Under the general supervision of the Imaging Manager, this position
produces optimal diagnostic images while providing excellent
patient care. The incumbent is accountable for individualized
patient care while in the Radiology Department.
Nature and Scope:
The incumbent must provide optimal patient care through assessment,
planning, implementation, and evaluation of neonatal, adolescent,
adult, and geriatric patients and families. The incumbent must also
demonstrate the ability to work with the physical, motor/sensory
adaptation, cognitive, and psychosocial needs specific to the
population being served and meet standards of quality as measured
by the Unit/Department age specific competency standards.
The incumbent must competently operate imaging equipment and
related machinery, verify and execute physicians--- orders for
diagnostic and therapeutic exams while ensuring the proper
preparation for such exams and the safety and well being of
patients during procedures. Other duties include, but are not
limited to, billing, supplies stocking, file maintenance, medical
charting, informed consent documentation, quality improvement
studies, patient history/symptoms acquisition. Determines the best
method of obtaining optimal examinations while ensuring patient
safety; regulates patient flow, consults with Radiologists to
determine contrast media and makes necessary corrections to improve
May be required to assist other modalities within the department or
Renown Health System. The incumbent is required to perform
diagnostic radiographic and fluoroscopic radiographic procedures of
the human body utilizing radiographic principles according to the
guidelines recommended by Merrill---s Anatomy and Positioning
reference manual and Renown Regional Medical Center Diagnostic
Radiographic Department Policy and Procedure manual.
The Radiologic Technologist must demonstrate competency in the OR
Suite, Trauma Suite and portable radiography without assistance on
or before the 90 day evaluation. This will be documented by the
Imaging Manager and will be an ongoing requirement that will be
done annually with their evaluation under the guidance of Renown
This position does provide patient care.
The foregoing description is not intended and should not be
construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills
and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is
intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and
level of the job.
Minimum Qualifications: Requirements - Required and/or
Must have working-level knowledge of the English language,
including reading, writing and speaking English. Preference will be
given to applicants with an Associate degree in Radiologic
Technology or completion of AMA approved hospital-based
Requires American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) upon
Must obtain AHA BLS certification within sixty (60) days of
Computer / Typing:
Must possess, or be able to obtain within 90 days, the computers
skills necessary to complete online learning requirements for
job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies,
complete online benefits enrollment, etc.
Keywords: Renown Health, Reno , Radiology Technologist - InPatient, Healthcare , Reno, Nevada
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