Requisition #: 187861
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Lutherville, MD
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: May 30, 2019
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Under general supervision, operates standard, portable, and specialized X ray equipment to perform radiographic examinations used for diagnosis and treatment. Provides appropriate patient care, develops film and instructs radiology students as needed.
Requires skill in performing radiologic examinations, both routine and semi complex. This required level of skill would be acquired during three to six months of related experience.
Work requires completion of an AMA approved program in Radiologic Technology or equivalent, which normally is acquired in a two-year college or technical school program.
Preferred 3-6 months diagnostic radiology experience.
Day, Full Time (40 hours)
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
JH at Green Spring Station, Lutherville
Some analytical skill required for determining technical factors such as voltage, current and exposure times; checking equipment to ensure proper functioning; and analyzing equipment manuals for correct equipment operating procedures. Basic interpersonal skills required to instruct patients about procedures being performed. Additionally must be able to assist in the instruction of rotating radiology students and assist lower classified Radiologic Technicians in performing more complex procedures. Manual dexterity required for adjusting machine controls, dials or other supportive devices. Required to lift and position patients and equipment approximately 60% of time.
Required Licensure, Certification:
ARRT certified with current registration required. Radiography license by the Maryland Board of Physicians required. CPR certification required with three months of employment.
Possible exposure to communicable diseases, hazardous materials, radiation, and pharmacological agents with likelihood of harm if established health precautions are not followed.
Work may require the use of wearing lead aprons, lab coats, uniforms and/or protective clothing including gowns, gloves, masks, and eye gear.
Position requires the ability to assist the patient on and off the examination table and also to assist the patient into proper positioning to obtain diagnostic results.
Heavy lifting and pushing or pulling portable radiology equipment will be required.
The position will require moving and lifting of supplies and equipment as needed.
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