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The Limited X-Ray Technician will conduct all general bone density procedures provided within the Breast Center service line. This position will operate under the general supervision of the Breast Center Supervisor and the Radiologists. The Limited X-Ray Technician will demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to operate effectively within their scope of practice. This position will work collaboratively with the Breast Center care team to track the bone density for risk and diagnosis of health care conditions such as Osteoporosis.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the Job
Demonstrates the ability to safely and competently perform assigned activities.
Follows directions and communicates with team members of the healthcare team in an organized, clear and timely manner.
Participates in processes that improves standard of care and practice in the delivery of patient care.
Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of patient privacy rights. Maintains confidentiality of all medical, financial, and other sensitive material in printed, electronic or verbal form, which many jeopardize the privacy of patients and or employees.
Demonstrates current knowledge of all job expectations/requirements in keeping with hospital standards.
Direct accountability for scheduling appointments as required for inside or outside health care providers.
Performs clerical duties such as ordering necessary supplies and equipment for department
Demonstrates the ability to safely maintain and competently use equipment in the delivery of patient care. Helps protect patients, yourself and staff from radiation exposure by practicing sound procedures which meet or exceed recommended industry standards.