A radiographer, or radiologic technologist, use x-rays of patients to help diagnose specific medical conditions and problems. They are also responsible for other types of radiographs, including CT scans, MRIs, and ultrasounds. It may also be in the radiographer's job description to operate other specialized equipment involving injected dyes and radiographic images of the vascular system.
Effectively perform assigned radiography tasks and interpret results of inspections.
Ensure strict adherence to industry health guidelines as well as company radiation safety regulations.
Work with patients, explain testing procedure, and put them at ease through the x-ray process.
Fill out daily inspection reports, paperwork, and documentation as required.