Radiology CT Technologist PRN
Performs quality diagnostic procedures accurately and in a timely manner. Operates C.T. and X-ray equipment, develops film, and prepares patients’ rooms, equipment, supplies, and medications. Provides patient services using imaging modalities. Practices proper radiation safety techniques on all exams performed.
- High School Diploma / GED
- Specific Training in CT
- At least One (1) year of experience, including Advanced Training
- Graduate of an AMA–approved school of Radiologic Technology
- Registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
- Licensed by the Texas Department of Health as a Medical Radiologic Technologist – General License
- Current BLS Certification
- Must be able to participate in Departmental Call Rotation
- Produces C.T. radiographs using proper technical factors, develops x-ray films, and checks each film for proper position and exposure.
- Proficient in the use of C.T. scanner equipment and exposure.
- Practices proper radiation safety techniques on all C.T. and radiographic procedures performed.
- Performs all quality control checks as prescribed. Maintains accurate QC logs, including ACR requirements, Service records. Etc.
- Obtains and examines the requisitions and physician’s orders – be aware of information such as the condition of the patients, the procedure requested, and any other special notes and comments.
- Assists radiologists in biopsies, abscess drainage, and contrast administration and administers intravenous contrast media to patients.
- Coordinates C.T. patient flow to maximize patient comfort.
- Establishes priorities and goals, effectively assesses situations, weighs alternatives, and makes decisions consistent with the job.
- Ability to take appropriate measures regarding patient’s age and risk factors when performing diagnostic procedures.
- Participates in staff meetings and educational activities.
- Demonstrate flexibility in staffing and scheduling requirements to meet the needs of the department and the hospital.
- Willingness to float to other sections of the department when necessary for patient care and safety. Is helpful and productive throughout the assigned float time period.
- Complies with all other hospital or departmental policies and procedures not listed previously.
- Understands the clinical competency system
- Supports the educational process of affiliated students.
- Demonstrates responsibility for the care of the patients undergoing treatment and use of equipment to minimize hazards of electric shock, burns, and extraneous radiation to patients.
- Practices medical and surgical aseptic procedures.
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