The Radiographer will provide patient services using imaging modalities, perform radiographic procedures, apply principles of radiation protection and evaluate radiographs for technical quality, exercise professional judgment in the performance of procedures, and provide patient care essential to the radiology procedures.
Minimum Qualification : Diploma
Experience Level : Entry level
Experience Length : 2 years
Reports To : Centre Manager
Vision : To Be the Preferred Choice of Healthcare and Medical Service Provider by Saving and Enriching Lives
Mission : To Provide Affordable and Quality Healthcare and Medical Services that is Accessible to all.
Core Values : Caring, Commitment, Integrity, Teamwork, Quality.
Key Duties and Responsibilities :
Explaining procedures to patients and answering questions.
Preparing equipment for use as needed.
Preparing examination rooms for patient exams.
Positioning patients for imaging exams.
Determine proper voltage, current and exposure time for each radiograph and adjusting x-ray equipment.
Monitoring patients during exams.
Documenting information with computers.
Reporting important information to the physician.
Ensuring safety of patients during exams.
Producing diagnostic images of breast tissue.
Using sound waves to obtain images of organs and tissues in the body.
Administering targeted doses of radiation to the patient’s body to treat cancer or other diseases.
Administering trace amounts of radiopharmaceuticals to a patient to obtain functional information about organs, tissues and bone.
Measuring bone mineral density at a specific anatomical site.
Any other duties as may be assigned to you by your superiors from time to time.