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Radiology Technologist Assistant - CT Scan Job

Job Number: RIH15201

Job Title: Radiology Tech Assistant - CT Scan

Department: C T Scan - 1013011

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Three months previous clinical experience required plus completion of the radiology tech assistant training curriculum. High School diploma or equivalency required. Must have successfully completed a Tech Assistant training program or have previous experience as a Tech Assistant. Basic Life Support Certification is required.
Must have numerical and analytical skills to prepare contrast media and to follow procedures that require quantitative symbols. Manual dexterity to operate all equipment that is needed to perform the activities that are within the scope of responsibilities. Understand the relevant parameters regarding Radiation Safety and the department’s ALARA program. Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life with consideration of aging processes, human development stages, and cultural patterns in each step of the care process. Must have demonstrated age specific competencies. Ability to read, write and verbally communicate effectively in English and to perform basic arithmetic computations. Must be able to demonstrate critical thinking skills while working with patients, physicians and family members that will help assure optimal care is being provided. Interpersonal skills to exchange information and support satisfactory outcomes