Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    7/24/2019
  • Job ID:
    19007483
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    4 - Weekend Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth North Pinellas

Job Description


Description

AdventHealth North Pinellas

Location Address: 1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas

  • Great Culture

  • Top Quality outcomes

  • Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance

  • Leadership is accessible

  • Located on the Gulf of Mexico

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN As Needed

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills required to collect and document data related to physical, psychosocial and developmental stages and complete interventions according to CT Scan procedures.

  • Communicates with parent/guardian/significant other regarding procedural issues and/or concerns based on level of comprehension, understanding and readiness to learn.

  • Maintains a safe environment utilizing appropriate equipment and safety devices, based on the patient’s age and level of cognition.

  • Performs CT Scan procedures utilizing approaches and equipment appropriate to the patient’s age and size.

  • Demonstrates ability to interpret age specific data; plan and implement CT Scan procedures based on interpretation of findings.

  • Provides educational support based on patient’s CT Scan procedure.

  • Demonstrates knowledge and skills of radiation safety parameters pertinent to CT Scan procedures.

  • Supports the CT Department in the Performance of CT Scanning

  • Maintains operational equipment.

  • Prepares scan rooms for patient use.

  • Insures required supplies are available for each procedure.

  • Verifies the referring physician’s requests to insure the specified procedure is performed on the patient.

  • Insures the patient has a complete understanding of the procedure to be performed.

  • Properly administers IV and oral contrast media required for specified procedures.

  • Reviews images with Radiologist upon completion of the procedure.

  • Assists in the expeditious disposition of patients upon completion of the procedure.

  • Provides input in the development of new techniques and procedures.

  • Provides CT Scan procedures to all patients, regardless of age, race or sex

  • Performs Quality Control Procedures on CT Scanners and Reports Equipment Failures to CT  Scan Supervisor as required

  • Performs quality control/assurance procedures as required by the Hospital and JCAHO.

  • Performs Office Related Duties

  • Utilizes proper telephone etiquette on all telephone calls.

  • Completes the exam data entry properly and in a timely manner upon completion of the exam.

  • Informs clerical staff of add-on patients, cancellations and/or rescheduled exams.

  • Follows Radiation Protection Guidelines

  • Wears TLD badge daily.

  • Utilizes gonadal shields when appropriate.

  • Uses radiation restrictive devices on all examinations.

  • Reviews quarterly radiation exposure reports.

  • Performs Additional Duties as Required or Assigned

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Individuals must possess these knowledge, skills and abilities and be able to explain and to demonstrate that s/he can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.
  • Multiple years GE/Philips/Siemens scanner experience (Preferred)
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology school
  • Performs well physically and emotionally in a stressful environment
  • 3-5 yrs CT scanning experience on multiple platforms. (Preferred)
  • BS Degree. (Preferred)
  • ARRT
  • State of FL Radiologic Technologist
  • BLS

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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