CT Technologist FT Nights in Ocala, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Ocala, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Function
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital Ocala

Job Description

Work Hours/Shift
(Fri-Sun) 7PM-7AM
Florida Hospital Ocala
Florida Hospital Ocala opened its doors in 1898 as Marion General Hospital and has been in continuous operation since then. Then in 1928, the hospital was renamed to Munroe Memorial Hospital. Adventist Health System acquired Munroe Regional Medical and renamed it Florida Hospital Ocala in 2018. Florida Hospital - Ocala is situated in the heart of the city, minutes away from a vibrant, growing downtown area.  Ocala is situated in the heart of Marion County, Florida and is surrounded by the beautiful rolling pastures that have come to be known as the horse capital of the world.  The city boasts a genuine appreciation for the arts, a growing economy that’s attracting national businesses and a school system that includes nine schools with magnet designations. Florida Hospital Ocala is a 425-bed acute-care and offers a variety of services including, 24/7 Emergency Care, Diagnostic Testing, Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery, Women’s Services, and Inpatient and Outpatient Therapy. We were named Marion County’s most preferred hospital for overall quality and image and best doctors and nurses for 13 consecutive years (National Research Corporation, 2015/2016). Nationally we were voted for “America’s Best 50 Hospitals Award” nine years in a row.
This position contributes to the goals of the department by providing quality CT scanning services to those patients from infancy through geriatrics undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in Imaging Services. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Obtains patient history, explains standard procedures and addresses patient concerns. Produces computerized tomographic images of specific areas as required by the departmental protocols. 
What you will responsible for:
  • Performs quality CT scan studies upon orders of licensed practitioner.
  • Verifies physician order prior to scanning .                                            
  • Checks with physician, floor RN, Radiologist if clarification of orders are needed.
  • Always uses two types of patient identifiers ( name and date of birth) matched with arm band.  
  • Assures radiation protection to the patient according to FACIOD-91.                                               
  • Performs Time out procedure and Hand-Off communication procedure for invasive exams.
  • Assures radiation protection to staff and self according to FACIOD-91.
  • Assures proper positioning and protocol for each exam and provides quality post processed images.         
  • Obtains complete, current history of patient and reason for exam.                                        
  • Accurate data input in Star in correct exam order.
  • Accurate notes in PACS upon completion of study and verification of all images sent to PACS for each exam.
  • Accurate use of Injector usage and safety.
What you will need:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; completion of 2 year Radiology program required
  • 0-2 years                                                                                
  • ARRT, RT, CT required; 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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