Radiographer (1)

General Summary

The radiographer will be responsible for performing chest X-ray examination according to the protocols, security measures and standards of hygiene and privacy for improved health conditions of patients

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare patients for imaging including explaining procedures, compiling medical history, providing necessary protective gear and upholding patient confidentiality at all times
  • Responsible to perform safe, high quality radiographic imaging and analysis to assist in the diagnosis and management of patients, reporting immediately to the medical referent any problem regarding patient’s health status
  • Ensure staff/patient compliance to all radiation safety regulations including use of protective aprons and devices, and clearly marking and respecting radiation areas.
  • Ensure application of hygiene protocols in the maintenance of equipment and X-ray room; performing cleaning of X-ray devices and ensure proper waste disposal.
  • Responsible for quality assurance by auditing own practice and ensuring that radiography equipment remains in good condition and makes necessary requisition for repair needs.
  • Ensure that medical practices are conducted with the highest level of integrity and ethics according to professional
  • Ensure data collected is accurate in the RedCap Software and adhere to the SOPs.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the Study Coordinator or Principal Investigator, as deemed necessary for study activities

Person Specification

  • Diploma in Medical Radiography.
  • Registration with Allied health Professionals Council is required
  • Valid practising license is required
  • At least 2 years of radiography experience is required
  • Ability to speak the indigenous language spoken in Acholi region will be an added advantage.


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RAD-X003

GULU
Full-time
6 MONTHS

Principal Investigator PRIME TB Project



RAD-X003
GULU
Full-time
6 MONTHS
Principal Investigator PRIME TB Project


General Summary

The radiographer will be responsible for performing chest X-ray examination according to the protocols, security measures and standards of hygiene and privacy for improved health conditions of patients

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare patients for imaging including explaining procedures, compiling medical history, providing necessary protective gear and upholding patient confidentiality at all times
  • Responsible to perform safe, high quality radiographic imaging and analysis to assist in the diagnosis and management of patients, reporting immediately to the medical referent any problem regarding patient’s health status
  • Ensure staff/patient compliance to all radiation safety regulations including use of protective aprons and devices, and clearly marking and respecting radiation areas.
  • Ensure application of hygiene protocols in the maintenance of equipment and X-ray room; performing cleaning of X-ray devices and ensure proper waste disposal.
  • Responsible for quality assurance by auditing own practice and ensuring that radiography equipment remains in good condition and makes necessary requisition for repair needs.
  • Ensure that medical practices are conducted with the highest level of integrity and ethics according to professional
  • Ensure data collected is accurate in the RedCap Software and adhere to the SOPs.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the Study Coordinator or Principal Investigator, as deemed necessary for study activities

Person Specification

  • Diploma in Medical Radiography.
  • Registration with Allied health Professionals Council is required
  • Valid practising license is required
  • At least 2 years of radiography experience is required
  • Ability to speak the indigenous language spoken in Acholi region will be an added advantage.


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