Radiologic Technologist - Duke Primary Care Float Pool - PRN
Company: Duke Health
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: September 25, 2022
Duke Primary Care is a broad network of community-based clinics
that offer family medicine, internal medicine, pediatric, and
urgent care services. With 400 providers in nearly 50 locations,
Duke Primary Care is the largest primary care network in the
greater Triangle. Our network saw more than 750,000 patient
encounters in fiscal year 2021. -Our Duke Primary Care clinics
provide personalized care for adults and children, from sick visits
to preventive care, health screenings to immunizations, and annual
exams to chronic disease management. Select primary care clinics
also provide behavioral health, diabetes education, pharmacy, and
other population health services. Duke Primary Care clinics are
accredited and designated a Primary Care Medical Home by The Joint
Commission. -Our Duke Urgent Care centers offer evaluation and
treatment for minor illnesses and injuries 12 hours a day, seven
days a week when a patient--------s primary care provider is not
available. Services also include certain physical exams and
vaccinations. A pediatric specialist is available at select
locations. Patients can walk in to one of our nine urgent care
centers located throughout the greater Triangle or can schedule a
virtual visit to receive care from the comfort of home.General
Description of the Job ClassPerform a variety of technical tasks
involved in operating radiographic equipment and making radiographs
of designated anatomical areas of interest. - -Duties and
Responsibilities of this Level
- Perform a variety of tasks involved in operating x-ray
equipment to make radiographs of designated anatomical areas of
interest. Adjust equipment for proper radiographic exposure
techniques in accordance with radiation safety guidelines.
- Explain x-ray procedures to patients.
- Position patients for each anatomical view using positioning
assistance devices and protective equipment as necessary.
- Monitor accessory equipment and assist the physician with
fluoroscopic procedures and special radiographic procedures.
- Accurately process images for optimal quality. Match with
appropriate paperwork for interpretation.
- Charge radiographic procedures in; able to modify orders per
protocol. Demonstrate acceptable film quality standards by
critiquing positioning, technical factors, and collimation.
- Understands and uses the Image Archival System
- Provide education and training to DUHS affiliated radiology
- Provide orientation to new technologists.
- Perform other related duties incidental to the work herein
-**DUHS offers career growth and enrichment within imaging
services. There is a clinical ladder program with various steps and
opportunities at each hospital within the health system. -
-Required Qualifications at this Level -EducationCompletion of an
AMA approved School of Radiology Technology - -Experience -Level I
-Must obtain ARRT certification within one year of employment.
-Level II -Minimum of two years' experience as a diagnostic
radiology technologist. -Level III -A minimum of 4 years'
experience within specialty modality in which they are seeking
promotion - -Degrees, Licensure, and/or Certification - Duke is an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to
providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's
age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity,
genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, or veteran status. - Duke aspires to create a
community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and
belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of
ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our
perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve
this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community
feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals
are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our
community have a responsibility to uphold these values. - Essential
Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke
University Health System may include essentialjob functions that
require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional
information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation
will be provided by each hiring department. -
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