Job: Computed Tomography Technologist

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Jobing Description



Location:Bremerton Hospital
Zip Code:98310
ID:1487
Department:Radiology - Bremerton, 71401
Shift:Per-Diem (Casual)
FTE:0.0
Shift Hours:Variable
Job Type:Per Diem
On-Call Required:Yes
Rotating Weekends:No
Rotating Holidays:No

Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

At the direction of a radiologist, and the appropriate supervisor, the computed tomography technologist will perform all computed tomography procedures and diagnostic radiology exams as outlined in the Medical Imaging procedure manual and computed tomography protocol manual. The computed tomography technologist will provide for the normal care and safety of patients undergoing computed tomography procedures. The computed tomography technologist will respond to medical and other emergencies within and outside of the computed tomography area as appropriate. Provide radiation protection in accordance with the prescribed standards. Perform clerical functions to facilitate department operations. Notify Lead of supply or equipment needs.

Lead Role(s): Should you act in the capacity of a Lead Position, please refer to the Lead Addendums starting on page 13.

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Facilitates and promotes effective communication, teamwork and communication within the Department of Medical Imaging and throughout the Medical team as documented by peer evaluation and observation.
  • Appropriately prioritizes exams in CT with other needs within Medical Imaging. Participate in problem solving with peers in other areas of department and hospital to facilitate optimal patient care when there are conflicting priorities. as evidenced by observation
  • Attends and participates in staff meetings. Provides appropriate constructive input for the improvement and operation of the department.
  • Participates in the training of radiologic technologist students as well as radiologic technologists training in CT. Consistently demonstrates exemplary teaching skills and seeks opportunities to share knowledge with others.
  • Identifies and makes recommendation for improvement, and assists in programs for improvement in patient care or systems as measured by peer evaluation and documented by supervisor. Suggests, implements and documents at least one Quality improvement project per year.
  • Demonstrates consistent quality of care and professional expertise in all interactions with patients as documented by peer review, documentation review and observation.
  • Demonstrates good judgment and independent problem solving skills in a variety of patient related and staff situations. Provides potential solutions along with identifying problems.
  • Demonstrates clear concise documentation skills. Follows established protocols measured by results of documentation. Suggest and writes new or improved protocols to improve patient care within the CT department.
  • Demonstrates self-motivation and professional integrity. Uses work time appropriately to meet the needs of patients and Medical Imaging department. Manages time effectively, assist others as able and not requiring excessive overtime unless requested. Consistently offers help to others in Medical Imaging without being asked.
  • Complies with age specific continuing competencies, education or licensing requirements.
  • Maintains standards determined during teambuilding sessions towards coworkers. Strives to maintain positive, cooperative relationships with co-workers, physicians, patients and public as evidenced by peer evaluation.
  • Demonstrates flexibility towards acceptance of changes in the way Medical Imaging services are delivered to patients as evidenced by peer evaluation.
  • Exhibits a knowledgeable yet relaxed demeanor around patients. Attends to patient's needs promptly while under the lab's care as evidenced by peer evaluation.
  • Respects patients modesty, while performing procedures as evidenced by peer evaluation

EDUCATION REQUIRED:

Satisfy completion of formal training in a Joint Review Committee approved school of Radiologic Technology

LICENSE / CERTIFICATION / REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED:

Current active status with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
  • Adheres to and exhibits our service standards:
    • Care about me - We put the patient at the center of every decision we make and tailor the hospital experience to the patient's needs.
    • Keep me safe - We adhere to strict safety procedures, and seek new knowledge and experience in pursuit of continuous improvement.
    • Help me heal - We address our patients' physical, spiritual, and emotional needs with the most advanced medicine available and a warm, caring environment.
  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.
  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.
  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.
  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

About Harrison Medical Center:

For more information about what it's like to be part of the Harrison team and live in the Kitsap area, please visit http://jobs.harrisonmedical.org/.

Harrison Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
  • Adheres to and exhibits our service standards:
    • Care about me - We put the patient at the center of every decision we make and tailor the hospital experience to the patient's needs.
    • Keep me safe - We adhere to strict safety procedures, and seek new knowledge and experience in pursuit of continuous improvement.
    • Help me heal - We address our patients' physical, spiritual, and emotional needs with the most advanced medicine available and a warm, caring environment.
  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.
  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.
  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.
  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

About Harrison Medical Center:

For more information about what it's like to be part of the Harrison team and live in the Kitsap area, please visit http://jobs.harrisonmedical.org/.

Harrison Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer