CT Scan Tech

Chesapeake Regional Hospital | Chesapeake, VA

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Posted: July 08, 2019 2019-07-08T14:35:03.400068+00:00

Req. Number: 7569
Location: Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, Chesapeake, VA
Department: CT Scan
Status: PRN
Shift: Varies/Rotating
Hours: varies
Education: Associate's Degree
  • Registered or registry eligible through ARDMS or ARRT
  • Experience in a medical setting required.
Job Details:
  • The CT Scan Technician is responsible for the maintenance and quality of patient care on a continuing basis for the CT department and throughout the organization.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    These duties and responsibilities described below represent the general tasks performed on a daily basis; other tasks may be assigned.

    §  Confirm patient identification prior to procedure by verbal confirmation on outpatients and by the identification band on in-patients

    §  Use schedule to maximum efficiency, maintain patient flow, and schedule add-ons

    §  Produce high quality radiographs through proper positioning and technique

    §  Proficiently use scanners and laser printers

    §  Follow all protocols and procedures to meet department standards

    §  Work closely with the radiology nurse and the radiologist when performing biopsy and drainage procedures

    §  Utilize assigned functions with the Radiology Information System to complete paperwork and to document contrast media reactions

    §  Follow department, NRC, and State regulations for radiation safety to keep exposure "ALARA"

    §  Review patient's chart for confirmation of physician's orders and follow written and/or verbal protocols and instructions

    §  Communicate equipment malfunctions and low inventory levels to the appropriate supervisor

    §  Utilize the hospital computer system to enter radiology and laboratory orders, charges, and/or credits

    §  Educate patient, and family when necessary, regarding the exam, treatment, and outcome

    §  Perform visual preventative safety inspections and report dangerous department or equipment conditions to the appropriate personnel

    §  Attend required hospital-wide orientations, meetings, and in-services

    §  Demonstrate a commitment to flexible work scheduling when necessary to ensure patient care

    Education and Experience

    Minimum Required Education: Successful completion of a Radiologic Technology program

    Experience: Previous experience as a Registered Technologist is preferred, but will consider new graduates

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    Applicant must be ARRT registered.


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