Medical Imaging Technologist/ Radiographer (1)- Part Time

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Job Ref No: CHJ/DEC/J91 | Closing Date: 19/November/2021


Reports To:

Head of Pharmacy and Diagnostics

Supervises:


Overall Job Purpose: To provide radiology services by performing the radiological and diagnostic imaging procedures as requested by the doctors.

Key Result Areas

  • Effective and efficient organization of the Radiology Department
  • X-ray and ultrasound examinations performed by the doctor.
  • X-ray/ultrasound scan machines/related resources servicing/maintenance monitoring ensured.
  • Report writing /documentation and preparation of patient statistics provided.

Detailed Roles and responsibilities

  • Arranging the room to receive patients and other preparations
  • Prepare patients for radiological examinations.
  • Perform x-ray and ultrasound examinations and provide quality work.
  • Ensuring that equipment’s are secure, functional and well maintained.
  • Report any faults to the Medical Director and Biomedical Engineering Department
  • Ensure efficient service for outpatients and in patients
  • Ensure radiation protection and safety
  • Ensure that the hospital is abiding by the atomic energy council guideline
  • Be responsible for registration and licensing of the unit.

 

Academic/Professional qualifications, work experience, knowledge & skills

  • Degree in Radiography from a recognized institution
  • Registration with the Allied Health Professionals’ Council.
  • At least 2 years of working experience in a hospital.
  • Knowledge of digital, automatic and manual X-ray processing
  • Ability to do ultrasound examinations.
  • Knowledge of disease processes so as to take good quality x-rays.
  • Knowledge of diagnostic x-ray equipment and ability to trouble shoot when problems encountered.
  • Good patient interaction.
  • Training in pattern recognition ultrasonography especially small parts and MSK

Knowledge of local languages



Closing Date: 19/November/2021