Facility: OrthoIndy Urgent Care Clinic, Indianapolis Area Department: Clinic Services Shift Details: Varied Shifts including evenings, weekend and holidays
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General Statement of Duties:
The Radiologic Technologist Clinic operates radiologic equipment to produce clinical diagnostic x-ray films as directed by Physicians and performs routine diagnostic procedures.
Positions patients and adjusts equipment for taking x-rays following established protocols. Instructs patient regarding procedures. Observes patient for vital signs during examination.
Adjusts radiation dose factors by selecting kVp and mAs for radiation exposure on individual patient basis, following the radiation principle of “as low are reasonably achievable”.
Ensures radiology safety principles are following, including: time, distance, and shielding in order to provide radiation safety to self, other staff members, patients, and patient family members.
Examines radiologic images for properties such as density and contrast, definition, magnification and distortion.
Works with the PACS system to adjust images and merge studies when appropriate. May assist in digitizing film into the PACs system.
Authorizes release of patients upon completion of radiologic examination.
Maintains organization, cleanliness, and function of radiology rooms. Cleans and makes minor adjustments to radiologic equipment.
Participates in training employees, residents, and student technologists in equipment operation, patient movement, and quality assurance.
ADP, Allscripts, Halogen, Incident reporting, Meditech, Microsoft Office, PACS, Synapse
Associate's degree required;
Bachelor's degree preferred
American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (A.R.R.T.) certification required
Machine Operators License with the Indiana State Department of Health required
BLS certification required
1-2 years of experience as radiology technologist preferred
OrthoIndy is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: 1486
At OrthoIndy our mission is to provide the highest quality, comprehensive bone, joint, spine and muscle care to patients throughout the Midwest, the United States and around the world.
That mission guided us towards opening our own hospital with the view of being the leader in advancing quality bone, joint, spine and muscle care and technology while providing superior access, service and care to our patients and their families.
OrthoIndy is one of the most highly respected orthopedic practices in the Midwest. OrthoIndy provides leading-edge bone, joint, spine and muscle care from multiple locations throughout Central Indiana while staying true to our mission and our patients.