Radiologic Technologist- Imaging Services
Beaufort Memorial Hospital
Performs radiographic and fluoroscopic examinations, both fixed and portable, for the purpose of diagnosis and/or treatment of patients. Plain film, digital imaging and teleradiology are included. Invasive interventional and surgical procedures are common. Responsibilities for complete patient throughput include, but are not limited to, scheduling, film/file management, procedures, supply inventory, general housekeeping, patient transport, documentation, and communication with family, physicians and involved ancillary staff. In addition, the technologist will function as a medical assistant triaging patients, vitals, perform point of care testing, drug and alcohol testing, etc. when not performing imaging duties. Participates in department Quality Improvement activities and equipment quality control plans. Adheres to Corporate Compliance initiatives, including proper coding, use of the charge master, and performance of Medical Necessity Checks. Performs in a manner consistent with the mission, vision and values of Beaufort Memorial Hospital. Maintains high professional and ethical standards as evidenced by successful completion of core competencies, clinical competencies, and behavior standards. Generally works under the direct supervision of the Chief Technologist or Practice Manager, however, may work independently as required. Assumes responsibility for call and holiday coverage as needed. Additionally, dependent upon patient volumes and the needs of the Organization, employee may work varying shifts and/or assume these job duties at alternate sites within the healthcare system. Understanding that healthcare delivery is continually evolving, and departmental needs and goals are subject to change, responsibilities may be expanded or restricted at the discretion of the Department Director.