Radiologic Technologist, Clinic, Portland, Oregon

Employer Oregon Health & Science University
Created 07/09/2024
Reference 243441025
Country United States
State Oregon
City Portland
Zip 97201
Salary -
Oregon Health & Science University

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.


Radiologic Technologist, Clinic

US-OR-Portland

Job ID: 2024-30623
Type: Regular Part-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Radiology
Portland, OR (South East)

Overview

IMAGING:
Provides quality images with accuracy and efficiency, using optimal skills and knowledge of all equipment.

  • Positions patient for diagnostic radiology exams according to department procedures, training, and machine requirements with a high regard for the safety and care of the patient.
  • Operates radiology equipment, determines and sets exposure factors, sets technique utilizing all relevant factors to ensure accurate and quality images with minimal and acceptable repeat rates.
  • Uses computer image processing, as needed to select, process, optimize and archive images to PACS.
  • Completely tracks exams in the Radiology Information system.
  • Develops and presents images and related patient information to radiologist for diagnosis.
  • Assists in the training of Radiologic Technology Students, and adheres to dept. policy on supervision of student technologists.

DOCUMENTATION:

Gathers complete documentation of all pertinent information to provide accurate and timely service to customers.

  • Responsible to correctly identify patients by checking their identity per department procedure.
  • Reviews patient chart and orders to insure correct examination.
  • Labels images completely with demographic, position and other needed documentation. Follows dept policy on the use of anatomical markers.
  • Logs activities, gathers charging information and charges exams as required.
  • Follows department and hospital procedures and policies.
  • Performs quality control and quality assurance, records results and reports variance from normal equipment function.


Responsibilities

  • Graduate of an accredited radiography program that meets current qualifications to take and pass the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) board examinations

  • Perform diagnostic imaging studies, Radiation safety, Effective use of equipment, Record maintenance, Infection control, Quality control, Compliance, Patient Communication, Contrast media, problem solving, judgment, teamwork and taking initiative.

  • Licensed as a Radiologic Technologist through the Oregon Board of Medical Imaging and

  • Be eligible for certification as a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist with the American Registry for Radiologic Technologists.

    • Student candidates must obtain the ARRT registry within 6 months of hire date.

  • Current BLS Healthcare Provider Card.

  • Compliance with Code of Conduct, Respect in the workplace and Applicable policies, procedures and agreements related to position, department or OHSU as a whole

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation



Qualifications



  • Graduate of a JRCERT-approved training program in Radiologic Technology
  • Orthopedic experience preferred; 1 Year Conducting Radiologic Examinations OR An equivalent combination of training and experience.





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