Girum General Hospital Radiology Technologist Jobs in Ethiopia

Girum General Hospital Radiology Technologist Jobs in Ethiopia


Job Description

Position Summary

  • Under direct supervision of Radiology Head, employee performs a wide range of procedures including: doing assessment, explanation of the procedure, perform a range of radiologic examination and does related work as required.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Asses patients and their clinical requirements to determine appropriate radiographic techniques;

  • Explain all diagnostic procedures (X-ray, Mammography, CT-Scan, MRI….) to patients, help them remove jewelry or other items which may interfere with a good scan and position the patient correctly for the diagnostic procedure;

  • Prepare patient for special procedure and examination;

  • Move disabled patients from wheelchairs onto examination tables and position them for imaging;

  • Place protective shields on or around the patient to protect him from any stray radiation and administer any drugs or chemical mixtures needed for the X-ray or diagnostic scan;

  • Set up X-ray equipment, position it correctly and perform the actual scan;

  • Position patients for each anatomical view using immobilization and protective equipment as necessary. Instructing the patients to undergo the appropriate positions to get accurate images;

  • Perform a range of radiographic examinations on patients to produce high-quality images;

  • Operates a magnetic resonance scanner to obtain images used by physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of pathologies;

  • Obtain CT examination of any area requested by radiology or physician;

  • Inform to Technologist/ radiologist if the patient has history of allergy before giving ionic contrast media;

  • Check renal function test of a patient which requested for IVU and CT with Contrast examination;

  • Observe and maintain contact with patients during their waiting, examination and post-examination stay in the department;

  • Obtaining images for any areas requested by the physician or radiologist;

  • Assist in more complex radiological examinations working with radiologists and doctors
    and surgeons;

  • Provide support and reassurance to patients, taking into account their physical and psychological needs;

  • Record imaging identification and observe protocols to ensure compliance with the Data Protection Act and patient confidentiality;

  • Keeping track of patient records and results;

  • Understand and observe health and safety at work and welfare issues, including ionizing radiation regulations, to protect yourself and others;

  • Ensure that equipment is regularly checked for malfunctions and any faults are reported. Keeping radiographic equipment in quality working order;

  • Maintains production and quality of radiographs by following established standards and procedures; developing radiographs; observing radiographic results; making necessary adjustments.

  • Maintains radiology supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.

  • Assign duties to radiologic staff to maintain patient flows and achieve production goals.

  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols;

  • following drug protocols in case of reactions to drugs, such as contrast media, administering first aid, and using the emergency cart.

  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations

    Job Requirements

    Qualifications and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Radiography with professional renewed license as a Medical Radiology Technologist approved by Food, Medicine and Health Care Administration and Control Authority of Ethiopia.

  • 2-5 Year's Experience

  • MRI and CT scanning experience is preferable.

    How to Apply

  • Only candidates meeting the required qualifications are invited to send their application letter and CV through the following address:
    Email: recruitment@askuplc.com /girumhosphr@gmail.com and/or through www.ethiojobs.net

  • Please mention the title of the position you applied for on the subject line of your email, candidates who do not follow the application instruction will not be considered.

    Note

  • only short listed candidates will be contacted

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