Radiology Technologist

Phoenix Children's Hospital Phoenix, AZ
Position Details

Department: Diagnostic Radiology

Category: Radiology/Imaging Svcs

Location: Phoenix

Posting #: 400867

Date Posted: 7/9/2018

Employee Type: Regular

Position Summary

This position performs a variety of diagnostic radiography imaging procedures to provide data for diagnosis of disease and injuries in accordance with all applicable standards, regulations and licensing requirements.

PCH Values

* Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team

* Excellence in clinical care, service and communication

* Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals

* Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future

* Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.

Position Duties

* Assists to train Radiography students, as needed.

* Maintains professional and technical competency through constantly pursuing knowledge and self-improvement by remaining apprised of current literature, practices, and new developments in the fields covered by diagnostic imaging.

* Participates in the evaluation and development of new procedures and quality improvement initiatives. Proactively evaluates practices and assists to create and implement changes to increase and enhance the effectiveness of methods.

* Performs a variety of diagnostic radiography imaging tests as prescribed. Determines proper techniques to ensure optimal results in accordance with all applicable standards and procedures.

* Performs finalizing functions including, but not limited to, limited coding using radiology information system (RIS) to provide for timely and accurate patient information and charge capture. Archives records in accordance with Radiologist specifications.

* Performs regular equipment calibration and maintenance in accordance with established instructions. Identifies and troubleshoots malfunctions to ensure continuous proper and safe operations. Reports service needs and preventive maintenance issues as appropriate.

* Provides diagnostic radiography safety information to patients, families, and all other affected parties to ensure thorough understanding of procedure protocols.

* Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.

Similar jobs you might like