The Outpatient Rad Tech performs professional duties involved in a variety of technical procedures to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiological diagnosis of patients of all ages.
Assesses patients appropriately for the procedures ordered prior to, during, and after procedures according to Imaging Services/ Departmental Guidelines
Operates highly specialized equipment, including radiographic, CR (Computed Radiography), DR (Digital Radiography), and PACS (Picture Archive Communication System).
Positions patients to obtain quality images. Performs IV contrast injections, urinary catheterizations, and/or other skills as required.
Perform duties associated with RIS (Radiology Information System) and electronic medical records.
Participates in the training of students and staff as assigned.
May be Cross-trained to perform basic laboratory phlebotomy function and operates laboratory waive testing equipment according to CLIA regulations.
May also be trained to perform EKGs.
Performing accurate diagnostic procedures on patients takes a reassuring approach, technical skills, and state-of-the-art equipment. That’s precisely what you’ll find at Carilion Clinic, a community-based healthcare network that includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.
Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Be part of a Joint Commission-accredited, award-winning organization that provides quality care to nearly 1 million Virginians a year, and learn how we can enhance your career experience with extensive training, advancement potential, and professional support.
What We Require:
Education: Must be a graduate of an approved School of Radiologic Technology.
Experience: Experience preferred but not required. Licensure, certification, and/or registration: AART registry and VA license required. Candidate must be willing to cross train to work in the lab.
Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Registered Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) registry required. Virginia state license required to work in an ambulatory setting. AHA BLS-HCP required.
Other: Effective interpersonal, communication and teamwork skills required.
This is Carilion Clinic ...
An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.