Altru Health System

Diagnostic Radiology Technologist (Registered)|Warroad

Location
Warroad, MN
Salary
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Posted
Feb 15, 2018
Ref
22069
Industry
Healthcare
Job Type
Long-Term
The Diagnostic Radiology Technologist confirms physician orders and reviews all required clinical information prior to performing exams and applying ionizing radiation; identifies patient and acquires proper signature on consent forms; demonstrates understanding of Computer Radiology (CR) principles, selects proper technical factors and operates equipment; educates the patient on the procedure within scope of responsibility, performs all radiographic procedures and monitors patient for comfort and safety; reviews images for quality and completeness; ensures prior images are in the Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS), completes all Epic processes, and ensures images are distributed for interpretation; prepares and administers IV and oral contrast, and represents Radiology concerns on assigned committees. Patients served include those in the following age groups: infant, children, adolescents, adult and geriatric.

Required:
• Graduate of a school of Radiologic Technology and registry eligible (ARRT-R).
• Hold current valid certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, Radiographer (ARRT-R).
• Successful completion of the functional assessment.

FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT:

Standing Occasional-Frequent
Sitting Occasional-Frequent
Walking Frequently
Lifting/Carrying Medium Work (50# maximum)
Pushing/Pulling Light-Medium Work (20-50# maximum)
Forward Bending Constantly
Reaching Frequently
Squat/Crouch/Knell Occasionally
Climbing None
Crawling None
Trunk Rotation Occasionally