Student Radiology Technologist, Diagnostic Imaging

Job Description

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.

UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of employment.

Responsibilities

The Radiology Technology Student performs a variety of duties to maintain an orderly, clean and safe environment and to assure the efficient flow of patients through the exam room. The Radiology Technologist Student participates in providing culturally based, age-specific care to patients and support for the Licensed Technologist. All direct patient care is under the direct supervision and is delegated by the Licensed Radiologic Technologist or Licensed Special Procedure Technologist

General:

Assists the Radiologic Technologist or Special Procedures Technologist in the coordination and performance of diagnostic examinations of patients and care of patients while in the exam room. Works with the nursing units to coordinate and transport patients as necessary; prepares patients for studies; assists in the explanation of procedures; moves patients to exam tables, assist the technologist in the post-procedure care for patients; keeps patient's family informed of the status of examination; provides patient support to relieve patient anxiety during difficult procedures; prepares labels and containers for contrast administration.

Qualifications

Minimum Education Required:

High School Diploma or GED

Must be a student currently enrolled in a Radiology Technology program (or pending enrollment) that is certified by the JCERT or a graduate of a Radiology Technology Program certified by the JCERT and awaiting Licenses as a Radiographer.

License and Certification:

Must achieve CPR certification within 8 weeks of employment.