Genesis Health System Radiology Technologist, RTR in Bettendorf, Iowa
Position Title: Radiology Technologist, RTR
Purpose: Performs general radiographic imaging in the clinic. Uses technique and quality control to achieve diagnostic objectives with minimum patient exposure. Functions as a utility staff person in the clinic when not performing radiology duties. These duties may include limited nursing tasks, clerical/secretarial duties, and receptionist duties: answering phones, filing, copying, and data entry.
Report To: Manager
Supervisory Responsibility: No Supervision: The job does not require the provision of guidance or supervision to others. There is no formal responsibility for directing others.
Materials Responsibility: Very Limited. Work requires very limited responsibility for material resources. Examples of resources could include personal work materials, supplies or equipment, or very small amounts of cash. The employee has a very limited or indirect amount of control over these resources. Although human error might require the repair or replacement of materials, usually the cost of correcting these errors is minor. The variety and volume of resources is also very limited. Problems associated with material resources are very uncomplicated.
Key Relationship: Co-workers/Health System Employees, General Public/Visitors/Volunteers, Physicians/Medical Office Staff, Students/Interns/Residents/Outside Instructors, Patients, Families, and Significant Others, Vendors/Clients
Education: 2 year college program or equivalent experience
Field Of Study: Radiological Technology
Special Training: Basic Life Support
Training Preferred: Word process at 40wpm
Licensure/Registration: Iowa and/or Illinois Certification for Radiology Technologists. Must obtain other state certification within 6 months. ARRT
Experience: No experience required.
Interpersonal Skills: Interaction is with a variety of people inside or outside the organization. Communications are of moderate difficulty and sensitivity. Contact with others may involve detailed & lengthy dialogues & exchanges of information. Requires a moderate amount of interpersonal skills. Interactions involve dealing with moderately complicated problem situations or stressful encounters.
Working Conditions: There is exposure to moderately adverse and undesirable environmental conditions. There are some health and safety risks. Position may require safety equipment and precautions. The amount of time the employee may experience these moderate conditions is limited to 70% or less of the work day.
Possible Exposure to Blood Borne Pathogens: Yes