CT TECH PRN
Sanford, NC 
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Job Description
Central Carolina Hospital
Description

1. Verbalizes and/or demonstrates knowledge of clinical information and practices essential to assuring provision of age-specific care to all age groups.

2. Verifies patient identification, confirms physician orders, obtains patient history / forms, assesses patient condition, explains procedures, provides patient education, and addresses patient concerns prior to performing exams.

3. Assures proper completion of all exams requested including documentation, charging, and proper labeling of images.

4. Performs a variety of radiological exams that require independent judgment and utilization of proper positioning, protocols, and techniques to obtain a quality diagnostic image to meet radiologist specifications. Identifies normal anatomy and/or unusual findings.

5. Demonstrates proficiency in the operation and proper handling of all diagnostic equipment. Maintains all equipment and accessories in efficient operating order; performs preventative maintenance as required, contacts service for repairs when necessary.

6. Maintains knowledge of contrast media and medications utilized within the department including contraindications and possible side effects. Demonstrates the ability to prepare and administer contrast according to departmental protocols. Recognizes significant adverse reactions and acts appropriately.

7. Prepares and assists radiologists/physicians with procedures as required. Ensures that Standard Precautions and sterile techniques are utilized.

8. Maintains communication and cooperation with radiologist and other ancillary departments regarding changes in protocol, scheduling of procedures, exams performed and patient flow.

9. Demonstrates the ability to operate all computer systems utilized within the department.

10. Maintains orderliness and cleanliness of work areas, ensures rooms are stocked, and prepares rooms prior to patient entrance.

11 Performs clerical duties, provides clinical supervision for students and assists in patient transport as needed.

12. Practices radiation safety for patient and self.

13. Participates in departmental performance improvement activities. May be assigned specific quality assurance / quality control duties.

14. Rotates within the department and performs exams in multiple modalities, works various shifts and participates in call rotation as required for the proper functioning of the department.

Qualifications

Required Education:

Associate's degree is required

Training commensurate with ARRT (R) certification is required

Required License:

None

Required Certification:

ARRT Certification in Radiography is required

ARRT Certification in CT or meets JC Diagnostic Imaging Standards and NC Regulations 10A NCAC 15.0611 - CT Regulations is required

Meets Certification Requirements for other modalities as required by regulatory agencies

American Heart Association BLS is required

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Primary Location NC-Sanford
Schedule Per Diem/PRN
Work Schedule PRN - rotate weekends, various shifts

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
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