Radiologic Technologist

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI

Job posting number: #7117127

Posted: December 1, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


Utilizes ionizing radiation to create diagnostic imaging radiographs of designated anatomical areas in accordance with established practices and procedures of all age groups. Obtains patient history, explains routine procedures and addresses patient concerns. Provides appropriate patient care following the Radiology Gold Service Excellence guidelines to achieve successful completion of procedure. Exercise professional judgment in the performance of this service following the Code of Conduct of the ARRT. Contribute as a team member to enhance job stewardship mindful of Internal and External customer service standards.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Why Join Michigan Medicine?

Michigan Medicine is one of the largest health care complexes in the world and has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the opening of the U-M Medical School in 1850. Michigan Medicine is comprised of over 30,000 employees and our vision is to attract, inspire, and develop outstanding people in medicine, sciences, and healthcare to become one of the world’s most distinguished academic health systems. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institution. Work at Michigan Medicine and become a victor for the greater good.

What Benefits can you Look Forward to?

Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage effective on your very first day
2:1 Match on retirement savings

Perform high quality diagnostic procedures, applying principles of radiation protection to minimize exposure to patient.
Maintain knowledge of and observe universal precautions and all other precautions determined by the University of Michigan Health System
Respond to patients changing physical conditions, such as changes in airway/breathing, heart rate, acute change in level of consciousness, seizure etc.
Effectively communicate with patients to obtain important clinical information, instruct the patient, relieve anxiety, and gain cooperation during procedures etc.
Identify and administer correct contrast media per departmental protocol. Use and maintain aseptic technique.
Understand and apply Guest Relations skills and display excellent customer service skills. Maintain patient confidentiality at all times. Demonstrate excellent teamwork skills.
Adapt to changing environments (flexible schedules, emergency conditions, protocol development, technology advancements).
Function effectively under conditions which are often fast paced and stressful.
Maintain current ARRT registration
Other duties as required.
Required Qualifications*

Graduation from a school of radiologic technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary. Registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology is required within the first six months of employment.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrates critical thinking skills, ingenuity, creativity and professionalism.
Demonstrates understanding with all age appropriate guidelines for communication, positioning, radiation exposures and radiation protection.
Must have physical ability to push, pull, assist, and transfer patients safely from transportation devices to diagnostic table. Must have the physical ability to push, pull, and assist when placing radiology equipment under the patient. Must be able to move heavy equipment such as a portable. Must display physical dexterity using fine motor skills. Dependability
Desired Qualifications*

PACS experience as well as proficient computer entry skills.
Experience with general diagnostics in a trauma setting, GE OEC 9900 with vascular C-arms, O-arm and ISO C-arms, GI/GU Procedures, portable procedures and Digital Imaging experience with wireless.
CPR certification.

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