CT/Radiologic Technologist 2
Company: Connecticut Children's Medical Center
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Functions under the direction of the Diagnostic Team Leader and
the Assistant Manager of Radiology. Operates general radiologic and
CT Scan imaging equipment performing a variety of procedures on
pediatric inpatients and outpatients, applying prescribed ionizing
radiation for the sole purpose of producing diagnostic quality
images under the supervision of a physician. ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES
Maintains the appropriate skills related to patient care and
imaging of neonatal and pediatric patients. Has the ability to
access imaging orders and requests for completeness and accuracy.
Involves patient/parent/and caregiver in care and procedure.
Introduces oneself and role responsibility. Explains procedure
thoroughly to patient and or parent before performing the
procedure. Allows time for and encourages questions. Effectively
utilizes available resources and other members of the department
and healthcare team to assure timeliness and accuracy of performing
requested exam. Follows through with notification of appropriate
parties of any variations and or changes of requested exam.
Provides support to other sub-sections of the department as needed.
Performs diagnostic and CT exams on a daily basis for all areas of
the organization and requesting Physicians. These areas include ED,
OR, Clinics, inpatient units and the department as a whole. May be
called upon to provide coverage in off site locations as well.
Ensures all images are of excellent diagnostic quality and include
appropriate shielding, side markers, and coning and exposure
factors. Teaches and mentors new technologists, student
technologists and Radiology Residents appropriate radiologic
technology skills. Evaluates their knowledge / skill levels and
communicates it to the department and program coordinators. Has the
knowledge and skills to efficiently operate CR, RIS, PACs, CD
burner and Nighthawk systems. Assures accurate physician, patient
and exam data transfer between department and hospital systems,
completion and scanning of Med Rec., Physician request, Radman
request form and any other pertinent data into department RIS.
Reports all errors to proper personnel in a timely manner.
Knowledgeable of and adheres to all hospital and department
policies, procedures and protocolsPerforms other related duties as
required. Position Specific Role Responsibilities
[Pos_Responsability] SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES NoneSuccessful
completion of an accredited Diagnostic Radiologic Technology
program. Board eligibility required and must follow ARRT standards
of board eligibility and subsequent licensing by the State of
Connecticut.Computed Tomography board certification with in one
year of employment.Previous pediatric experience preferred.Equal
Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected
Keywords: Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford , CT/Radiologic Technologist 2, Other , Hartford, Connecticut
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