UCLA Health Radiological Technologist, PD-SMH in Los Angeles, California
direct supervision of the General Diagnostic Inpatient Manager and Medical
Director, radiologic technologist will produce diagnostic images utilizing a
variety of radiographic equipment.
Duties include patient education prior to
the examination; preparation of needed supplies and equipment set up; assist in
performing sterile technique procedures as required; follow established quality
assurance procedures; maintain patient dignity and confidentiality; assist
Radiologist as needed; perform related duties as requested.
technologists are expected to possess the skills, knowledge and abilities
essential to the successful performance of duties assigned to the position;
graduate of a Radiologic Technology Training Program approved by the American
Medical Association or equivalent training, maintaining current CRT, CRT -
Fluoro and ARRT licensure.
Required Skills, Talents and Certification:
Ability to accept and
carry out oral and written instructions accurately.
Skill in performing all
daily tasks independently, while working as part of a team, within a
Ability to promote team
ownership of a project and avoid personal control.
Ability to prioritize
work, handling multiple tasks to completion, within the time allotted.
skills effectively and diplomatically with patients, visitors, hospital
staff, physicians, and other outside offices both in person and over the
skills both verbal and written with persons of various social, cultural,
economic, and educational backgrounds.
Skill in speaking
clearly and distinctly in English, using appropriate vocabulary and
Skill in reading
documents written in standard English, including (but not limited to)
requisitions, medical, documents, and policy and procedure manuals
technical and operator equipment manual.
Knowledge of medical
terminology, with ability to distinguish between- types of procedures
within the assigned department(s) and medical diagnoses.
Telephone manners and
skills to handle heavy telephone lines with courtesy and tact.
Excellent skill in
performing under the stress of frequent interruptions and/or distractions.
Ability to respond
efficiently to expressed needs of referring services, physicians and
Ability to be courteous,
professional and diplomatic in any given situation, particularly with
patients who are anxious and agitated.
Ability to be flexible
with working hours given adequate notice.
Skill in employing
independent decision making while performing various job functions.
Ability to respond
appropriately to emergency situations.
requirements of the EMTALA (Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor
Ability to identify and
recognize contraindications for exams.(Radiology Only)
Ability to adapt to
advancement and changing technology.
Ability to show
attention to detail, accuracy and thoroughness.
Ability to establish and
maintain a cooperative working relationships with all levels of staff.
Basic typing skills to
input various data into RIS and HIS Information systems.
Demonstrate knowledge of
clinical billing (IDX codes) to ensure appropriate accounting and
reimbursement of services rendered.
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