eHealth Africa designs and implements data-driven solutions and technologies to improve health systems for and with local communities. eHA’s technology works in low connectivity settings and uses data to drive decision-making by local governments and partner agencies to get optimum results.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Department: eHA Clinic
Employment Type: Full-Time National Employee
Purpose of the Position
The Radiographer will Perform all diagnostic medical radiographic imaging procedures which are offered by the department in accordance with department protocols.
Performs all procedures following exam protocols on neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
Optimize computer images to enhance diagnostic information for Radiologists interpretation.
Provides direct patient-centered care that ensures the highest quality and well-being of each patient.
Collaborates with members of the health care team to promote clinical excellence, demonstrating the commitment to the mission, vision, and values of EHA Clinics.
Delivers services according to the scope of service for Diagnostic Imaging and participates in Performance Improvement activities.
Adheres to and practices the EHA Clinics Corporate Compliance Program.
What You’ll Do
The Radiographer will support eHA’s clinic predominantly by:
Initiate delegated tasks based on demonstrated competence in performing basic radiographic services for the patient population served. Such tasks include, but are not limited to anatomical position, proper breathing instruction, and compliance with procedure protocols.
Operate various radiology equipment in a safe, prescribed manner to ensure quality, cost-efficient, complete results with minimal discomfort to the patient.
Examine finished diagnostic radiographs and CT images for quality and completeness.
Take appropriate precautions to minimize radiation exposure to patients and staff by using good positioning, exposure, and shielding habits.
Identify, interview, and screen patients. Provide information regarding procedure, order verification, patient identification, and pre/post assessment.
Orient radiographic students and other new department employees.
Maintain designated department records.
Maintain equipment and supplies and notify supervisor or Radiology Engineer of equipment malfunction.
Perform other related duties as directed that correspond to the overall function of this position.
Maintaining Quality Assurance of the radiology equipment and completion of Quality Control logs.
Assist in maintaining all quality control, clinic inspection, and machine maintenance on a daily basis and report any and all discrepancies appropriately.
Manage inventory of supplies; restock exam/procedure rooms.
New models of care and new types of procedures, etc.
This is not an exhaustive list of duties and you may be requested to perform any other duties deemed reasonable by your line managers