Medical Diagnostic Technician
Temporary Staff (SHRA)Job Title:
Medical Diagnostic TechnicianDepartment Name:
Radiology - Research - 412802Vacancy ID:
S017243Position Posting Category:
$25.00 - $30.00/per hourFull-time/Part-time:
Part-Time TemporaryIf part-time, how many hours per week?:
5-20 hrs. a weekProposed Start Date:
01/25/2021Estimated Duration of Appointment:
Occasional/IntermittentPosting Open Date:
01/12/2021Posting Close Date:
01/15/2021Description of Work:
The Department of Radiology, School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina is committed to excellence in providing radiological services to the people of North Carolina, training future radiologists and engaging in basic and clinical research. The physicians provide services to patients at UNC Hospitals as well as additional sites across the state. More than one-half of the faculty is also directly involved in research studies with other universities, with other departments in the Schools of Medicine and Public Health, and with the Department of Computer Science.
The primary purpose of this position is to perform diagnostic imaging in a variety of research settings. Duties performed include obtaining radiographic imaging, using and maintaining technical equipment effectively, and/or assisting physicians during procedures. Work involves working directly with patients – preparing patients for procedures, positioning patients, and providing instruction.
Collection of patient research images. Collect radiographs including chest, general, and complex orthopedic x-rays. Positions apply special techniques in making radiographs involving the nervous system, circulatory system, the heart, and/or the brain. Positions may assist physicians with radiologic procedures. Positions are responsible for maintaining and calibrating equipment, maintaining supply inventory, assisting in scheduling procedures, and evaluating new radiological procedures, equipment, and methods.
High school diploma or equivalency and two years of experience in medical diagnostics; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Some positions may require additional training, certifications, or licenses.Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.Stimulus/ARRA Funded:
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