Radiology Technologist II

Radiology/Imaging/Ultrasound Worcester, Massachusetts


Description

Position at UMass Memorial Medical Center


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Requisition #: 203330
Title: Radiology Technologist II
Department: Radiology Diagnostics
Grade: TEC12
Posting Date: May 27, 2020
Shift: Mixed
Status: Non-Exempt
Union: Non-Union
Hours: As Needed
Shift Length: 8 hours
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center – University Campus

Position Summary:

Performs a variety of technical radiologic procedures using standard, portable and/or specialized x–ray equipment to apply prescribed ionizing radiation in order to assist physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of patients' illnesses and injuries. Performs related tasks such as assisting patients in positioning for correct anatomical exposure, maintaining order and cleanliness of work area and performing routine clerical tasks.

Major Responsibilities:
  • Prepares patient for exams as required and insures patient comfort and modesty at all times. Obtains and examines the requisition for imaging examination. Always checks patient identification band for inpatients and two methods of identification for outpatients before any procedure is performed. Obtains informed consent and/or contrast questionnaire when appropriate and consults with appropriate Radiologist regarding contrast administration, imaging protocols.
  • Participates in transfer of patients if needed, positions and instructs patients regarding the procedure in order to obtain and effect the desired screening/diagnostic results as specified by the physician.
  • Follows all department established and appropriate policies and procedures as required. Makes changes and adjustments to techniques as required by observance of physician, Supervisor and self–improvement and initiative.
  • Provides protection according to department policy to unaffected areas of the body from radiation exposure in accordance with prescribed safety standards.

Position Qualifications:

License/Certification/Education:

Required:

ARRT certification in Radiology is required. RTR licensure in Commonwealth Massachusetts is required. BLS certification is required. Maintaining all area specific CEUs for ARRT, DPH according to regpation is required. Some specialty modapties may require additional formal training and certification.

Standards of Respect:

Standards of Respect
We’re striving to make respect a part of everything we do at UMass Memorial – for our patients and for each other. We’re expecting that our new caregivers practice our six Standards of Respect: Acknowledge, Listen, Communicate, Be Responsive, Be a Team Player, and Be Kind, to help us make respect a part of how we take care of business everyday.


As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMHC recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

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