Altru Health System

Diagnostic Radiology Technologist (Registered)

Location
Grand Forks, ND
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
Jul 12, 2019
Ref
24675
Industry
Healthcare
Job Type
Long-Term
Must have ND Medical Imaging License and be credentialed through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist prior to start date.

The Diagnostic Radiology Technologist educates patients on the radiology procedure and ensures patients feel comfortable and safe. The Diagnostic Radiology Technologist performs all radiographic procedures and monitors the patient.

Demonstrates understanding of Computer Radiology (CR) principles and Digital Radiography (DR) principles, selects proper technical factors and operated equipment to produce quality radiographs, utilizing all radiation safety devices.

Reviews images for quality and completeness according to standard operating procedures and provider's preference, i.e., proper labeling, collimation, etc.

Prepares and administers IV and oral contrast under the direction of a Radiologist/Radiologist Assistant.

Provides individualized patient care and comfort essential to the procedure as well as provides the patient and family with appropriate education to optimize their understanding within scope of responsibility. Monitors patient for comfort and safety.

Performs other duties as assigned or needed to meet the needs of the department/organization.

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