Radiographer Limited Scope
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Performs limited diagnostic medical radiographic procedures.
Work Schedule: PRN Flex
Under the supervision of a radiologist, performs diagnostic medical
radiographic procedures limited to x-ray examinations of the skull,
chest, hip/pelvis, spine/sacrum, upper extremities, and lower
extremities. Follows exam protocols on neonatal (excluding NICU
patients), pediatric, adult and geriatric patients.
Maintains department facilities; checks equipment and supplies on a
daily basis. Communicates effectively with radiologist and other
physicians when given direction.
Processes images, evaluates images for technical quality and
accurate patient identification. Places appropriate markers on all
images. Checks quality of images and sends images or exam to proper
PACS viewing station.
Verifies patient identification and physician orders. Documents
clinical history prior to examination. Transports patients and
informs nursing units of patient's departure and arrival.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate
- Basic Life Support
- Registered Radiologic Technologist
- ARRT Limited Scope
- Other information:
Minimum Required Education: High School diploma or GED. Must be a
second year student in the Memorial Hospital School of Radiologic
Required Licensure/Certification: State of Colorado Certificate as
a Limited Scope X-Ray Operator. Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare
Provider. ARRT 6 months after graduation
Minimum Experience: Completion of first year in the Memorial
Hospital School of Radiologic Technology.
- IF APPLICABLE: BLS through the American Heart Association or
the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card
in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through
sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be
issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red
Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the
Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will
need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned
The pay range for this position is: $15.30 - $20.86 / hour. Pay is
dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
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