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Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (Computed Tomography)

Company: Veterans Health Administration
Location: Kernersville
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Job Description:

Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Certification: All applicants must be certified in general radiologic technology by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology, radiography (ARRT) (R) AND possess Advanced ARRT certification in computed tomography (CT). Education: Completion of a full-time training course of at least 24 months in duration (or the equivalent) in a post-high school diagnostic radiologic technology program, evidenced by a certificate or an associate degree, accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) or from other accrediting agencies as recognized by the Department of Education (DOE). English Language Proficiency: Be proficient in written and spoken English. Grade Determinations: In addition to meeting the basic requirements listed above, applicants must meet the grade requirements for GS-09 Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (Computed Tomography). EXPERIENCE: At least one (1) year of experience equivalent to the GS-08 grade level in Federal Service, directly related to the position being filled, that demonstrates the clinical competencies described at that level. Examples of qualifying experience include, but are not limited to, apply knowledge of cross sectional human anatomy and its application in spiral, and/or, multi-slice computer tomography, inclusive of 3-D reconstruction scans, including drainages, biopsies, and peripheral vascular examinations; apply knowledge of and training in the location, appearance, and function of the various major and minor systems susceptible to radiological illumination; interpret examination requests accurately; understand the functioning and inter-relationship of the various organs; use methods and techniques which will identify organs appearing on the digital display monitor, or on film, and the various stages of the examination to judge the acceptability of the image and/or scan for diagnostic use and to emphasize the aspects of interest to the physician; gather relevant information from the medical record, significant others, and health care providers; apply knowledge of basic first aid and basic life support practices related to radiography; apply knowledge of physical assessment, aseptic techniques, intravenous methods and techniques and universal precautions; and apply knowledge of pre-procedural, procedural, and post-procedural care of patients. Candidates must also demonstrate all of the following technical KSAs and demonstrate the potential to acquire the assignment-specific KSAs designated by an asterisk(*): 1.* Ability to balance the needs of patients and staff while still performing complex scans and procedures.
2. Knowledge of techniques for gathering relevant information from the medical record, significant others, and health care providers.
3.* Ability to assess factors that may contraindicate the procedure.
4. Knowledge of basic first aid and basic life support practices related to radiography.
5. Knowledge of physical assessment, aseptic techniques, intravenous methods and techniques and universal precautions.
6. Knowledge of pre-procedural, procedural, and post-procedural care of patients. References: VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G25, Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (DRT) Qualification Standard. The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-09. Physical Requirements: Bending, pushing, pulling, reaching and occasional kneeling, crawling and squatting; lifting, carrying, bending, and manipulation of equipment; patient assistance and positioning; walking and prolonged standing; the ability to read written orders, computer screens, patient records, and equipment controls; and the ability to communicate with patients, physicians, and coworkers; near visual acuity to assess patient's physical condition when performing exams, and evaluating images for diagnostic quality; must be able to speak and hear to communicate with patients; and have the ability to make critical decisions, interact with patients of different ages and health conditions, maintain patient confidentiality, and work under stressful conditions, such as operating or emergency rooms.

Keywords: Veterans Health Administration, Winston-Salem , Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (Computed Tomography), Other , Kernersville, North Carolina

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