CT Tech (Mobile) - Upstate Mobile Pool - Full Time
Company: Prisma Health
Posted on: November 25, 2022
Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference.Job
SummaryThe CT Tech (Mobile) is part of the Imaging Float Pool. All
team members within the Imaging Float Pool agree to float to any
Upstate facility. Under the direction of the manager and the
in-charge technologist, the CT Technologist is expected to perform
a variety of procedures applying ionizing radiation. Performance of
specific tasks is indicated below for CT purpose according to the
department policy. Positive contribution to interpersonal
relationships concerning all parties is according to GHS
policy.Performs CT scans as directed by the Radiologist/Manager.
Communicates with the physician and other work-related personnel
appropriately All team members are expected to be knowledgeable and
compliant with Prisma Health's values: Inspire health. Serve with
compassion. Be the difference.This position is eligible for a
sign-on bonus of $7,500 for external candidates through March
2023.Accountabilities* Identifies patients with two identifiers.
Communicate with nursing or physician concerning patient. Inform
nursing of patients that need IV sedation or biopsies. Fill out CT
questionnaire and female questionnaire on all patients between the
ages of 11-50 yrs. old. Positions patients accurately for all CT
procedures. Patients are transferred and positioned correctly for
anatomy to be demonstrated for best visibility. Know scanning
protocols in depth. Must be able to perform procedures correctly
using protocol book for reference. Studies must be done in a timely
manner and marked ready 2 read ASAP. Obtains appropriate supplies
and prepares room for patient. Keeps room cleaned and stocked at
all times. Adequate supplies and linens must always be available.
Tables and trays must be cleaned after each patient. Use proper
technique when injection IV contrast. Ensure IV is working and
checked first with an injection of saline. Choose correct method of
injection (hand or injector). Must be proficient with imaging
workstation, 3D imaging and multiplanar reconstruction. Responds to
codes and other emergency situations appropriately.40%* Explains CT
procedure to patient and/or family member. Obtains completed
questionnaire and proper history and clinical from patient, floor
or physician's office. Informs patients and families of all delays.
Trains co-workers and students. Assist other technologists when not
busy in assigned CT room.15%* Acquires order and checks for
appropriate clinical. Charges procedure and supplies when exam is
completed. Indicates no-film badge wearing name and fluoro time.
Operates the PAC's system appropriately and verify studies before
sending to archive. Reports equipment problems to supervisor,
in-charge tech and documents confirmation numbers. Appropriate
forms must be completed for all procedures. Fill out contrast sheet
on all patients receiving IV and rectal contrast. A contrast media
form must be filled out on all patients, CT forms must be filled
out on all patients. Communicates with radiologist to determine
appropriate protocols for each exam. Correct protocols are utilized
as prescribed by the radiologist. Procedures must be performed as
directed by the radiologist. Correct scans as performed.
Demonstrates recognition of anatomy and pathology as related to
scan being processed. Perform warm up calibrations as needed. CT
manager evaluates staff based on performance expectations that
reflect their job responsibilities to include Point of Care
testing.. 20%* Assure the relieving shift has received hand off
communication about the patients prior to them leaving the work
area. Keep the room cleaned and stocked at all times. Assist other
technologists in other rooms during down time. Assists in training
co-workers and students. 5%* Achieve Patient Satisfaction for GHS.
Results will be entered on the annual evaluation from the Patient
Satisfaction scorecard located on the C2E website under the
Experience Pillar. Adheres to the Standards of Behavior. 15%*
Maintain competency needed for level 2 career ladder criteria,
review documentation. 5%Supervisory/Management ResponsibilitiesThis
is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager,
director or executive.Minimum EducationAssociate's Degree -
Completion of accredited radiology programMinimum ExperienceNo
prior experience required.Required
- ARRTRSQA - RAD QUALITY STANDARD - RQSACT TECHNOLOGIST CERTIFIED -
C061Other Required ExperienceMinimum one year of CT experience -
preferred.Other Required SkillsPatient Equip (Suction, Vitals,
HIS/RISWork ShiftVariable (United States of
America)LocationGreenville Memorial Med CampusFacility1008
Greenville Memorial HospitalDepartment10087114 Imaging Services
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