Rad Tech I
Company: Prisma Health
Posted on: November 18, 2021
This job, under the direction of a radiologist, performs
radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures at a level not requiring
constant supervision of technical data. The technologist will
perform a variety of technical procedures that require independent
judgment, ingenuity, and initiative in the application of ionizing
radiation for diagnostic purposes. All team members are expected to
be knowledgeable and compliant with Prisma Health's values of
compassion, dignity, excellence, integrity, and teamwork.
All team members are responsible for bringing life to our Purpose
Statement Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference
through every action and every interaction at work.
Performs all procedures proficiently to include using mobile
Radiography and performing cases in surgery and strives to maintain
Assists radiologists and/or physician with invasive/fluoro
procedures using aseptic/sterile technique.
Properly prepares and administers contrast materials associated
with imaging procedures that are within the scope of practice as
prescribed by a physician or in approved Radiology protocol.
Prepares scan room for procedures using approved cleaning protocol.
Appropriately discards sharps, orders supplies and maintains
adequate level of supplies and linen.
Assures that proper radiation safety measures are being
Knows and implements emergency procedures as needed.
Performs department and hospital related computer functions
pertinent to job. Enters and records data accurately and
Exhibits competency in performing QC tasks associated with
equipment and procedures and ensures standards are met according to
state and federal regulations.
Provides clinical instruction to student technologists.
Education: Graduate of an approved school of Radiologic
Experience: None beyond Radiology School.
Type of Employees Supervised: None.
Licensure, Registry or Certification Required: Must be certified in
primary modality. Multimodality technologists must be certified in
two modalities or must obtain certification in secondary modality
within 12 months of transfer or hire date; Current SCRQSA
Current BLS (Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers) required
prior to start date directly through the American Red Cross, the
American Heart Association, or the military. (To register: Blended
Learning or In Person BLS through the American Red Cross; or
Classroom or Skills Session BLS through the American Heart
Association. Certification must include an in-person skills
Special Training: Familiar with all phases of anatomy; operation of
radiology equipment and computers; able to treat patients of all
ages to include trauma.
Keywords: Prisma Health, Columbia , Rad Tech I, Other , Sumter, South Carolina
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