Radiology
Interview

Radiology is the branch or specialty of medicine that utilizes imaging technologies like x-rays, CT scans, and MRIs to diagnose and treat diseases.

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Radiology Interview Questions and Answers
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1. Can you explain in detail how you would appropriately transfer a resident from a bed to a wheel chair?
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First, check if the patient can stand up, if not, I would ask for help. Check any cable or IV connect to the patient. Closer the wheel chair to the bed and lock it. Help the patient to sitdown on bed, I help the patient on his/her weak side.
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I would rise the clients upper bed position and the turn the client to the end of the bed. Then I will make sure the clients feet are flat on the floor and is not feeling dizzy. I would put a gait belt, shoes, and make sure the wheel chair is locked before transferring the clients safely to the wheel chair.
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I would carefully help them stand up from their bed and then place them into the wheel chair.
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Have them slowly sit up with there legs dangling off the bed. When they feel stable and not dizzy I will make sure the wheelchair is locked and ask them to assist if possible and slowly help guide them into the wheelchair .
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2. What is your relationship with your physicians?
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Physicians doing the order and I'm the good follower to o the task.
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The doctor I work for now I have been with for 5 years and I know what she wants before she asks and I make sure I communicate everything I feel needs her prompt attention.
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3. What do you feel is an acceptable amount of days to be absent in a calendar year?
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i believe 3 to 4 days, I am only basing it on infrction phases. You dont want to spread your virus with your patients.
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Unless there is an emergency must be at work always if not on approved vacation
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I believe an employee is allowed to take 4 to 5 absebt days. I am only baseing it on infection phases. You dont want to spread your virus with your patients and coworkers.
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I would say absenteeism is different from planned leave. Abset means leaving all in a discomfort situation. Planned leave leaves everyone with the option of a replacement so that work and patients dont have to wait.
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I would say absenteeism is different from planned leave. Absent means leaving all in a discomfort situation. Planned leave leaves everyone with the option of a replacement so that work and patients donít have to wait.I believe an employee is allowed to take 4 to 5 absent days. I am only basing it on infection phases. You donít want to spread your virus with your patients and co-workers. Unless there is an emergency must be at work always if not on approved vacation.
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Only in an emergency because it leaves the team short staffed.
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0 I try to make sure I make it to every schedule day.
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4. During the last year, when your replacement hasn't shown up and your manager asked you to stay late, what percentage of the time have you stayed late?
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more often 90%
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75% i stay when possible. sometimes there are other things that have to be done or plans that have already been made.
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I stay as long as possible and make sure the staff is covered.
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5. How would you handle a situation with tight deadlines, low employee morale, and inadequate resources?
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First i would get my priorities in order and write out a plan. secondly i would come up with a game with a great prize for the winner to not only get employees inviolved but motivated also. these in turn would boost the morale. the internet is the answer to many inadequate recources. if it cannot be found there i would search each dept manager until i gathered enough insight and recources to get the job done.
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I would try my best to complete the task and focus on me and the task instead of the negative surroundings.
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I would get a plan sorted,follow company procedure,get staff involve to assist,gather other resources from the internet.
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Be more careful and increase my efficincy at work.
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I would remain calm and focus on the task that needs to be taken care of.
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Make the best of what I have and find a way to make everything work and try to make the staff stays positive and bring in humor.
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6. What situations kept you from fulfilling your job duties or from coming to work on time at your last job?
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What situations kept you from fulfilling your job duties or from coming to work on time at your last job?
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7. How long has it been since you worked in (ER, OR, ICU, or particular specialty area)?
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1 month
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I currently work as the only weekend radiology tech for rmc. i am used to dealing with all departments and problem solving for myself.
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yesterday
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Maybe two to three years.
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8. Deadlines, frustrations, difficult people, and silly rules can make a job difficult. How do you handle these types of situations?
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How has your technical ability been important in accomplishing results.
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9. What made you want to help people?"
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This is a noble profession , ppl put trust in ter doctors and when u help them out of ther illness ,they pray for u they give good remarks and they r happy and satisfied, and u also get a feeling of satisfaction.
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10. What about your character would help you do this job day in and day out?
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Perserverance and robust personality.
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Desire for the best performance that helps people.
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What about your character would help you do this job day in and day out?
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The fact that to me this is not a job, but a career. I love what I do and I actually look forward to coming to work day in and day out.
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11. How do you go about securing buy-in from administration? ...physicians? ...other department heads? ...your own staff?
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By utilizing all of them in the decision making process.
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12. What kind of asset would you make to this unit?
13. How do you fill downtime?
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Keeping the exam rooms clean, helping others, prepare for upcoming exams.
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I clean cassettes, organize sponges,
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14. Priorities often change suddenly throughout the day. If you are asked to quickly do another task, how does that affect your mood? What if it's the third time before noon?
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I know ih health care priority is a must I will not be upset knowing this is the best thing to do at the moment
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My mood will remain calm and get the task done as quickly as possible.
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15. What was your least favorite patient? What was the situation?
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Drunk combative patient that was incoherent.
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16. Are you willing to work in an environment that may lead to cancer?
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I believe in following radiation safety guidelines by wearing shielding, standing behind barriers and asking for equipment to be tested if there is any reason to believe there is a problem. This and attempting to live a health life style are strong way to protect both myself, co-workers and patients.
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Radiology doesn't lead to cancer.
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17. What type of colleague do you least like to work with?
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One thats not a team worker.
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Someone who complains about any and everything.
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Someone who thinks they can do no wrong.
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18. How have you responded in the past when you found another employee was stealing?
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I haven't ever been in this situation, but if i were i would go to a supervisor with the supervisor and allow them to deal with further actions.
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Refer to companys policy and procedures give a section where it outlines about stealing companys property and its consequences then give a warning letter respect to the incident and let the person sign it with a very clear warning that any future incidents of this nature will result in termination or might result in matter given to law enforcement.ak47 sf.
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19. what has been your best experience
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Working in the different specialised imaging departments. Gaining knowledge about the different methods of imaging the body and the differences each imaging modality can do.
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20. What are some of the long term physical effects of radiation exposure?
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Higher rish to get cancer.
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Cancer is a long term effect of radiation and so are cataracts and skin death.
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Infertility, cancer.
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Cancer,infertility and skin disease.
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21. Becoming a radiologist is a long enduring road, you have made it this far, but there is still a long way to go, are you ready to continue devoting yourself to the profession?
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Yes I am. Training in radiology won't be a long road for me, because I will be practicing what I enjoy the most at work. I'm there will be some difficult moments along the way, but there will also be a lot more fulfilling times. I will do my best to reduce the difficult moments by keeping up to date with my skills, continually seeking feedback and seeking help in areas that I'm struggling with.
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Yes I am willing to take the next step. I didn't come this far to stop. I have devoted myself to this profession because I went through Chemotherapy with my father and I would like to gain as much knowledge as possible so that I can help patients detect cancer and other diseases early.
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22. What are three of your weakest skills?
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I can be somewhat shy yet assertive. I strive for perfection even though I know perfection is unattainable. Time management is not mt strongest point but by priotizing and staying organized in school I feel that I am improving my time management skills.
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Perfectionist.
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Explaining procedure thoroughly, works very quickly.
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Perfection.
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23. How do you build and maintain morale with your staff in a non-monetary way?
24. Tell me about your education.
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I have done access to science and gnvq intermediate in science.
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25. Describe a difficult decision you've made and the process you went through to reach that decision.
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I contemplated buying a house on my own for years. after searching for homes ion th elc area i had lived in perry and gainesville. i continued to pray for guidance and answers. after a failed roomate i decided it was time and everything fell into place and i knew i was doing the right thing.
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