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Radiology Tech - Diagnostic Radiology, Casual, Rotating

Northwestern Medicine
City: 
Lake Forest
State: 
Illinois
Required degree level: 
Other
Remote Position: 
No

**This is a Casual position located at Lake Forest Hospital. Must have weekday and weekend availability, plus holiday rotation is required.**

Ensures all exams are ordered correctly in HIS/RIS, charged and tracked accurately. Positions and immobilizes patient on examining table. Enters data such as anatomical area to be radiographed and selects proper technique. Communicates with patient before procedure to obtain history, explain risks and what can be expected; communicates during procedure to monitor safety, and comfort. Views images on video display screen to ensure quality of pictures; produces radiographs. Obtains "wet reading" from radiologist. Assists in the reception area. Burns cd's and produces film copies when requested. Maintains and cleans work area and equipment. Receives and reviews orders, prioritizes urgent exams. Replenishes supplies and stocks rooms as needed. EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Required:

  • ARRT, IEMA.
  • 2 to 3 years of undergraduate education or equivalent.
  • Must demonstrate thorough working knowledge of the practices in a specialized field.
  • One year or less of related work experience required, demonstrating familiarity with routines and procedures customary to the position.

Northwestern Medicine is dedicated to providing the most advanced healthcare to the communities and patients we serve. The Northwestern Medicine clinical and administrative staff, medical and science faculty and medical students come together everyday with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

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