Tech – CT

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Johnston-Willis Hospital , a campus of CJW Medical Center, is a 300-bed acute care hospital, Level III Trauma Center, and Comprehensive Stroke Center. Johnston-Willis has all private rooms and is known for both clinical excellence and specialty care. We are home to the award-winning Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute and Neuroscience & Gamma Knife Center.   Job Summary SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS ·          Demonstrates ability to obtain quality CT images of patients. Demonstrates competence in following established scanning protocols and exercises ability to adjust protocols as required. ·          Complies with radiation safety guidelines for patient and self. Appropriately utilizes Personal Protective Equipment. Always operates CT scanner safely and competently. ·          Demonstrates the ability to perform all necessary computer operations. (i.e. Meditech) Ensure proper charges are entered and referring physicians’ orders are verified. ·          Renders patient care in a professional and courteous manner. ·          Prepares examination rooms for CT scan and/or invasive procedures. Monitors inventory of supplies during room rotation and maintain room cleanliness and neat appearance. ·          Assist the radiologist in administering medication, contrast agents, performing biopsies and all types of care to patients. ·          Reviews each exam for technical accuracy (i.e. technical quality, anatomical positioning, annotation, etc.) and completes verification process in PACS ·          Assists Facility System Administrator and CT Supervisor with PACS clean up. (i.e.: unarchived images, verifications and reporting unspecified images). ·          Maintains strict confidentiality regarding employees and patients according to HIPAA Policy and Procedure ·          Completes and maintains personal educational requirements