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Covenant Health IMAGING TECH STUDENT in Harriman, Tennessee


Imaging Tech Student

PRN/OCC, Hours and shifts vary

Roane Medical Center Overview:

Proudly serving our community, Roane Medical Center is committed to your healthy future! Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with modern technologies and expert staff to provide you the best possible patient care. From our quality medical, surgical, emergency and critical care services to our diagnostic imaging and rehabilitation support, you will find the right blends of technical expertise, medical professionalism, and patient quality and satisfaction at Roane Medical Center.

Position Summary:

Performs basic tasks associated with the operation of radiographic equipment to produce high quality X-ray images under direct supervision of an ARRT(R) registered technologist. The Imaging Tech Student is responsible for producing routine imaging procedures and support activities while maintaining safe radiation practices. Assists in other areas of Imaging Services.

Recruiter: Brittany Partello || || (865) 374-5363


  • Applies ALARA principles to maintain established radiation safety standards that involve practicing techniques that will minimize radiation exposure to patient, health care personnel, self and general public, through consistently using protective devices, shields, dose reduction, and monitors; determines appropriate exposure factors.

  • Collaborates patient’s clinical history with procedure, ensuring that information is documented and available for use by a licensed independent practitioner. Adheres to HIPAA guidelines for patient confidentiality.

  • Performs routine diagnostic imaging procedures through technical expertise of equipment and procedure protocols as ordered by a licensed independent practitioner. May transport patients.

  • Assists in other areas of imaging as needed.

  • Practices aseptic technique and applies universal precautions at all times. Applies appropriate infection prevention techniques and processes.

  • Assumes responsibility for patient needs during procedures; proactively assists patients, families, licensed independent practitioners and visitors as needed.

  • Applies the principle of patient safety during all aspects of radiographic procedures, including double IDs, falls, transports, and hand washing.

  • Proficient with all clerical duties, radiology information systems, and PACS.

  • Assists in the care of equipment. Maintains supply levels. Cleans area.

  • Stays current in Basic Life Support (BLS) and performs BLS as needed.

  • Follows policies, procedures, and safety standards. Completes required education assignments annually. Works toward achieving goals and objectives, and participates in quality improvement initiatives as requested.

  • Performs other duties as assigned, within their position scope.


Minimum Education:

Must be concurrently enrolled in a JCERT accredited radiography program.

Minimum Experience:


Licensure Requirement:




ID 3973780

Facility Roane Medical Center