Radiology Technician

Boston, MA, USA

Full Time | $64k to $97k + Benefits

Job Type

My client is seeking an Experience Radiology /Mammography Technician that will report to the Chief Medical Officer. This individual will have 1 to 3 years of experience. 

 

GENERAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Sets up equipment, adjusts and operated controls according to specific diagnostic procedures and in accordance with established technique and routine.

  • Prepares patients for examinations insuring comfort and modesty.

  • Lifts patients on and off examination tables/equipment as necessary for desired results in radiology and mammography

  • Position’s patients to obtain desired radiographic/ mammographic results according to established procedures and physician specifications.

  • Ensures that each person has been told what the exam entails.

  • Places protective lead shields on patients and follows established safety standards.

  • Reports unusual incidents or circumstances, hazards, and patient conditions to supervisor.

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to all ages of patients.

  • Maintains work areas and equipment in clean and orderly condition following infection control procedures after each patient examination.

  • Attends all necessary in-services and participates in quality improvement programs for both radiology and mammography services.

  • Demonstrates knowledge and skill necessary to provide care appropriately for all age groups.

  • Keeps equipment in working order to ensure reliability of tests according to departmental policy and procedure.

  • Maintains neatness and order in the radiology rooms. Maintains order in the filing area.

  • Maintains current copies of both ARC, National accreditation, state inspections, ARRT and Massachusetts License in the Department of Diagnostic Imaging

  • Performs a quality control check on all equipment once weekly.

  • Assumes other duties as requested.

 

REQUIRED SKILLS & COMPETENCIES:

Education: Graduate from an accredited radiology program

Experience: Up to date certification as a radiology technologist and/or a mammography technician

Software/Hardware: Must be proficient and have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.).