The Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist at the GS-9 level serves in a supervisorial General Radiology technologist. The incumbent performs a substantially full range of duties in general radiology and leads the day to day operations of the general Radiology Section The incumbent independently performs routine general radiologic procedures, O.R. radiography, DEXA bone scanning and performs complex patient care 70% of the time. The Lead DRT provides administrative duties 30% of the time.
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