CT Scan Tech - Full Time - Night Shift - Mishawaka
Company: Saint Joseph Health System
Posted on: September 21, 2019
Minimum $24.79 Maximum $34.31 JOB SUMMARY Performs CT Scanning
procedures. Consults with Radiologist and referring physician on
the types of scans performed on each individual. Responsible for
the designated areas or procedures as required for CT Scanning as
well as the general care and safety of patients while in the
department. JOB DUTIES Actively demonstrates the organization’s
mission and core values, and conducts oneself at all times in a
manner consistent with these values. Knows and adheres to all laws
and regulations pertaining to patient health, safety and medical
information. Performs all functions and operations of the CT
Scanner as well as the necessary quality control on equipment.
Responds to equipment failure. Selects the correct Radiologist
scanning exam protocols to produce exams consistent with diagnosis,
symptoms and patient history. Produces images of high technical
quality while keeping radiation doses as low as possible and
causing little or no discomfort to the patient. Handles quality
assurance of all images for correct imaging windows. Assists
Radiologists with invasive procedures. Performs CT Angiography of
all vessels and exhibits competency utilizing the workstation for
all advanced reconstructions. Supplies and handles medical
emergency situations including reactions to contrast media.
Communicates skillfully and tactfully in all situations. Informs
patients concerning delays and in the explanation of the exams in
lay terminology. Completes histories for the Radiologist, and
communicate to referring Physicians concerning the exams.
Demonstrates master of IV sites and Creatinines using appropriate
analyzer. Maintains stock levels and keeps a clean and orderly work
environment. Uses picture archiving and communication system,
nightshift functions, and follows up on all exams to be sure they
are completed in a timely manner including reports. Identifies
appropriate opportunities for innovation, is conscientious with
detail with tasks and balances the demands of multiple assignments.
Understands priorities and is able to adjust to the volume of work
on each shift. Offers assistance to co-workers and others. Performs
other duties consistent with the purpose of the job as directed.
JOB SPECIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES Education: Registration in
American Registry of Radiologic Technologist in CT. Licensure:
Current Indiana Radiographer license. CPR certification.
Experience: 1 year current or recent experience in CT scanning
preferred. Other Job Requirements: The ability to work well with
and handle needs of all patient age groups. Good people skills, to
interact effectively with sick or irritable patients in order to
gain their cooperation. Requires independent decision-making skills
and excellent cross sectional anatomy knowledge. Maintains
appropriate personal appearance, attendance and observes working
hours. Complies with work rules and regulations. Acts toward all
associates in a way that is consistent with the organizations
philosophy and values. Maintains high customer sensitivity and
responsiveness in day-to-day encounters. Assigned hours within your
shift, starting time, or days of work are subject to change based
on departmental and/or organizational needs. We provide equal
employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for
employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type
without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin,
disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other
characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This
policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including
recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff,
recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
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