Radiology Technician
American Hospital
Dubai, UAE
Bachelors degree
Job Summary

The Radiology Tech is responsible for arranging, attaching or adjusting immobilization and supportive
devices such as sandbags, binders and angle-boards to obtain the precise position, prevent patients of all
ages from moving and lessen discomfort; adjusts lead shield to protect unaffected parts of the body from
exposure to x-ray.

We are looking for a skilled radiology technician to work with closely with patients when performing radiologic imaging procedures. The Radiology Technician's responsibilities include explaining procedures to patients, positioning patients and equipment, performing examinations, developing film, and maintaining and operating specialized radiologic equipment. The Radiology Technician is also responsible for ensuring patients' safety by covering any areas not being imaged to prevent unnecessary exposure to radiation. You may become specialized in a particular radiographic procedure, such as MRI Technicians, CT Technicians, or Mammography Technicians.

To be successful as a radiology technician, you should have strong technical skills, as well as good interpersonal skills when working with patients. You should be considerate and compassionate and have the physical stamina to lift heavy equipment and physically disabled patients.

Radiology Technician Responsibilities:

* Completing the patients' intake process, taking patients' histories, and preparing and educating patients about the imaging procedure.
* Reviewing patients' charts and Doctors' notes before the examination, and maintaining patients' records during and after procedures.
* Preparing radiopharmaceuticals for contrast in the diagnostic images.
* Positioning patients and equipment to capture the correct area and produce clear images.
* Monitoring patients and ensuring their safety during imaging procedures.
* Calibrating the equipment to ensure clear, usable images are taken of the correct area, as specified by the Doctor.
* Logging and organizing image results, developing film, assisting with the interpretation of the radiograph results, and consulting with Radiologists to determine if other images need to be taken.
* Ensuring the proper sterilization and storage of the equipment, maintaining radiographic equipment, and reporting any equipment failures.
* Coordinating with the radiology department to schedule and complete radiographic procedures.
* Maintaining up to date knowledge of current radiology practices.

Radiology Technician Requirements:

- An associate's or bachelor's degree in radiography or radiologic technology.
- A state license and certification to practice.
- 2 Years experience in Radiography
- Satisfactory completion of formal Radiologic technology training in an AMA-approved school
and ability to meet requirements for registry by the American Registry of Radiologic
Technologists (ARRT) and/or Certified Radiologic Technologist (CRT)
- The flexibility to work shifts, weekends, nights, and holidays.

The selected candidate shall receive a monthly salary of AED********Benefits:
Disability insurance
Free parking
Health insurance
Paid time off