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Rad Technologist Lead - MAMMO

Kaiser Permanente
San Francisco, CA 94115
Under the direction of the Imaging Services Director and Chief of Diagnostic Imaging, performs radiographic diagnostic imaging procedures to assist physicians in the diagnosis of disease and injuries. Operates the radiographic equipment to produce radiographic recorded images of the body. Performs technological functions to ensure optimal diagnostic quality of patient care utilizing efficient and safe processes.

Essential Functions:
- Performs specialized & routine diagnostic radiology procedures
- Exhibiting a high degree of tact, courtesy, & poise, explains procedures to patient to reduce anxieties & obtain patient cooperation
- Prepares & positions patient for diagnostic imaging procedures
- Adjusts immobilization devices to obtain optimum views of specified area of body requested by physician
- Determines exposure factors based on height, weight, portion of body involved, & degree on penetration required
- Moves imaging equipment into specified position
- Adjusts equipment controls to set exposure factors & produce images of proper detail, density, & accuracy
- Operates mobile radiologic equipment in operating room, emergency room, or at patient's bedside
- Assists radiologists & other qualified physicians who have a valid CA DHS RHB Supervisor Operator Permit for Fluoroscopy in fluoroscopic & special x-ray examinations
- Prepares images for reading by radiologist or requesting physician
- Processes images & reviews for proper identification & quality control
- Performs routine maintenance, diagnoses malfunctions, & makes minor repairs on radiologic equipment, arranging for repairs as needed
- Practices radiation protection techniques to minimize radiation to patient & staff
- Completes forms & maintains records, logs, & reports of work performed
- Orients new hires & trains students
- Fills in as necessary in the absence of the Supervising Radiology Technologist
- Performs other related duties as necessary
- This job has no supervisory responsibilities

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Posted: 2019-12-04 Expires: 2020-01-03

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Rad Technologist Lead - MAMMO

Kaiser Permanente
San Francisco, CA 94115

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