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Radiographer
Sandra Zone Harare, Zimbabwe , 19 Days Ago Job reference: (626)
Overview
Job Type: Full-Time
Duration:
Job Salary Range: $ 6000 - 8000 Per Month
Department:
Job Category: Health / Medical
Sub Category:
Job Shift: Morning
Posted: 19-03-2020
Zipcode:
Admin Notes: A few candidates will be shortlisted
Requirements
Minimum Education: University
Degree Title:
Minimum Experience: 3 Years
Age: -
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Required Travel:
Job Status
Job Status: Sourcing
Start Publishing: 19-03-2020
No of Jobs: 0
Stop Publishing: 19-04-2020
Location http://www.hatchtalent.co.zw Harare, Zimbabwe
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Location
Harare, Zimbabwe
Description

A radiology practice is seeking a qualified and experienced Radiographer to join a team of radiographers in and around Harare.

Duties

Evaluate patients’ medical condition and history to determine most suitable radiographic technique for diagnosis

Interact with patients to offer them psychological support and address their concerns regarding an imaging procedure

Adjust diagnostic equipment to deliver accurate amount of radiation to patients

Operate complex medical instruments such as MRIs, CT scanners, X-ray, ultrasound, and several other imaging devices

Liaise with oncologists and physicians to plan treatment for cancer patients

Direct and supervise the activities of radiography assistants and trainee radiographers

Maintain proper records of patient details ensuring confidentiality of sensitive information

Follow up on patients after treatment to track the progress of recovery and ensure patients show no signs of radiation side effect

Explain to patients and their family the details of a procedure and ways to manage possible side effects

Regularly inspect diagnostic equipment to ensure they are functional and operate efficiently

Assist oncologists and physicians during complex radiological examinations

Ensure compliance with health and safety guidelines to minimize risk of exposure to ionizing radiation

Correctly position patients prior to X-ray imaging in order to obtain high quality films

 

Use portable devices to conduct diagnostic scans on patients who can’t move to the radiology unit.

Agreement
Qualifications

Education and Training: To become a radiographer, you need an Associate’s degree in radiologic technology, or a Bachelor’s degree in radiography/sonography or relevant

The candidate should be fully registered, clinically competent, have good communication skills and be able to perform professional duties with minimal supervision.

Radiographer must have at-least 3 years experience in CT.

Private sector experience would be an added advantage

 

 

Prefered Skills
  • Attention to details: Radiographers are able to deliver accurate amounts of radiation to patients during diagnosis and therapy
  • IT Skills: They are proficient in operating computerized machines such as MRIs and Ultrasound equipment
  • Teamwork Ability: They are adept to working with other health professionals such as oncologists and physicians to develop treatment plans for patients.
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