Assures safe care at all times and upholds the commitment to care for each patient as a sacred trust. Perform CT and General Radiography exams in accordance with established policies, procedures, regulations and laws. Utilize appropriate knowledge and documented competency in aseptic technique, universal precautions, and infection control. Demonstrates safe operation of equipment and machinery and follows procedures for reporting and correcting an unsafe situation. Demonstrates continued competence in caring for individuals based upon age-specific needs utilizing developmental perspective. Displays a caring and responsive attitude and conducts all activities respecting patient, family and employee rights and expectations, realizing that primary customer needs take precedence. Prepare patients for procedures, ensuring procedure is appropriate based upon medical history. Appropriately protect and shield exposed areas that do not need to be imaged. Accurately maintain all required documentation, logs, forms and records for radiology department. Perform QA/QC of imaging equipment according to established protocols and policies. Provide basic bedside care and provide assistance and supportive patient care under the direct supervision of the physician or RN, anticipating customer needs and responding accordingly as evidenced by satisfaction surveys and individual reports. Assist in initiating care to stabilize patient and assist in managing life support needs by collaborating with physician and clinical staff, demonstrating appropriate admission, discharge and transfer procedures. Accurately and concisely documents services provided within the medical record in a thorough, timely manner. Assist during exams, treatments and procedures, including chaperoning correlating findings with procedure being performed and ensuring Time-out observed on appropriate procedures according to policy. Demonstrate proficiency at inserting and maintaining IV's. Collect laboratory samples and perform lab testing in accordance with COLA and CLIA regulations and established policies and procedures. Demonstrate ability to perform laboratory Quality Controls and Assessments, and routine daily, weekly, monthly and periodic maintenance and function according to Laboratory Policy and Procedure. Report adverse treatments or medications in accordance with current policies and procedures. Ensure proper supplies, appropriate medical equipment and medications are available for patient care and PAR levels meet facility needs. Maintains confidentiality of all hospital and patient information as required by facility policy and HIPPA laws. Participates in QAPI activities including participation in accreditation preparation and survey process, and maintenance of accreditation, state, and CMS standards. Adheres to established facility/departmental policies and procedures. Follows established policies and procedures with regard to attendance, requesting time off according to procedure established by supervisor. Prepare patient meals. Maintains clean work area, facility, equipment and break room. Maintain dress and appearance according to policy. Seeks consultation/collaboration for complex issues or when unsure, utilizing resources appropriately. Attends and participates in all applicable facility meetings, training and development workshops. Travel to other locations as needed. Performs all other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Graduate of a Radiologic Technology Program. Kansas State Licensure as a Medical Radiologic Technologist. ARRT certification in Radiography and Computed Tomography (CT) preferred Certified BLS. 1 year of experience as a Rad Tech and performing basic CT procedures including but not limited to Abdominal, Chest, Heads, Spines, Long Bones, and general CT angiography.
American Registry of Rad. Tech. (ARRT) - American Registry of Radiologic Technologist, Basic Life Support - American Heart Association or Red Cross, Licensed Radiologic Tech (LRT) (KS) - Kansas State Board of Healing Arts
Associate Degree (Required)
Swing (United States of America)
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Posting ID: 556643655Posted: 2020-05-21