Radiologic Technologist - Urgent Care, Harps Mill Road - Raleigh
Duke University Health System
Location: raleigh, North Carolina
Internal Number: 168045
Duke Primary Care is the largest primary care network in the greater Triangle area with family medicine and internal medicine providers, and pediatricians in 34 locations throughout the Triangle.
Radiologic Technologist, Raleigh, NC Urgent Care - Harps Mill Road
General Description of the Job Class
Perform a variety of technical tasks involved in operating radiographic equipment and making radiographs of designated portions of the body. Perform other functions as needed to support a Duke University Health System off-site practice.
Duties and Responsibilities of this Level
Perform a variety of technical tasks involved in operating x-ray equipment to make radiographs of designated body positions. Adjust equipment for proper radiographic exposure techniques in accordance with radiation safety guidelines. Perform supportive duties including but not limited to: obtaining vital signs, drawing blood, extracting sutures, EKGs, cast removal, cleaning wounds, and applying medications and dressings. Position patients using positioning assistance devices and protective equipment as necessary. Monitor accessory equipment and assist the physician with fluoroscopic and special procedures. Report changes in patient's condition to the medical staff.
Process Images with correct patient identification information.
Calibrate radiographic equipment; perform routine equipment maintenance and perform annual lead apron survey and inspection.
Provide orientation and training to new personnel.
Annually review and sign Radiation Safety program policy.
**Candidates must be able to work three 12 hour shifts with the opportunity of overtime, we are opened 7 days a week 365 days a year. **
** Position scheduled to work three 12-hour shifts (per week) with the opportunity of overtime. UC clinics are open 7 days a week 365 days a year (rotating weekends & holidays). **
Preferred Experience: Prior emergency or urgent care experience (not required).
**Perform other related duties incidental to the work herein. **
Required Qualifications at this Level
Graduate of an AMA (American Medical Association) approved School of Radiology Technology
Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification
ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) certification in radiography BLS (Basic Life Support) certification
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Distinguishing Characteristics of this Level
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