Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System PRN CT Tech - Scan at UMC in Union, South Carolina
We are looking for a PRN CT Tech at Union Medical Center! If you have CT certification we encourage you to apply!
The X-ray/CT Technologist performs a variety of specialized tasks involved in the performance of X-ray and CT scans.
- Completion of a 24-month accredited and approved School of Radiologic Technology plus completion of an accredited CT program
Current ARRT Registry in Radiography and Advanced certification in CT
Core Job Responsibilities
Perform complex specialized tasks associated with the operation of X-Ray and CT scanners and related equipment in accordance with prescribed radiation safety procedures. Position patients for X-Ray and CT scans using immobilization and protective equipment as necessary.
Evaluate X-Ray and CT scans for technical quality, collate processed images in sequence per protocol and appropriately label. Complete appropriate documentation on all systems, mark review and transmit to PACS in a timely manner.
Assist other healthcare professionals with imaging procedures, starting IV's, delivery of oral contrast and injecting contrast, when applicable.
Assist radiologist with fluoroscopic X-ray and interventional CT procedures
Positively responds and implements change when needed and has good decision-making skills.
Assists with quality control and maintenance of all equipment in the area
Properly utilize accessory equipment such as injectors, patient moving devices, stretchers, warmers, scanners, printers, and PACS workstations
Prepare patients for procedures, explain procedures to patients. Report changes in patient condition to medical staff. Provide an oral and/or written clinical history to the radiologist and other healthcare professionals.
Assists in training of new staff and of students during clinical rotations
Follows, maintains and helps implement hospital and departmental policies and procedures
Consistently communicates with patients, guests, staff and physicians in a positive manner
Knowledgeable of compliance and regulatory requirements and adheres to Federal, State, accrediting bodies, and standard practice of care for patients, staff, guests and facilities
Adheres to departmental procedures and protocols
Rotating schedules for holidays
Ensure correct charging of procedures and supplies daily
Works as a team member with peers and other departments. Responds calmly and efficiently to situations.
Regularly attend departmental meeting, in-services and actively participate in continuing education activities
Other duties as requested by supervisor or manager