CT Technologist PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/28/2022

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Date Posted:
    4/28/2022
  • Job ID:
    21044487
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Debt-free Education (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)
  • Mental Health Resources and Support
  • Career Development

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: PRN

Shift: Variable- covering call outs, vacations, weekends, overnights, and could be covering regular day shift as well

Location: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Zephyrhills

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement (Joint Commission)
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI (Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care)
  • GWTG Gold Plus with Honor Roll Elite and Target: Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll Achievement, 2020 (American Heart Association)
  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Heart Care, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)
  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Stroke Centers, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)
  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Orthopedics, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 (Women’s Choice Award)
  • One of America's Best Hospitals for Patient Safety, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 (Women’s Choice Award)
  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020 (Leapfrog)
  • Leapfrog Top General Hospital, Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020 (Leapfrog)
  • US News & World Reports High Performing Hospital CHF & COPD (2019-2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospital's Award (2021) (Healthgrades)
  • Life style activities and community growth

The role you’ll contribute:

Under general supervision, primary duties include imaging both neuro and body scans on patients from neonate to geriatric, following the age specific guidelines of FHZ parameters, transmitting images for diagnostic interpretation, and keeping the hospital computer system up to date with the progress of these exams. The CT technologist actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all, while implementing the principles of Florida Hospital Zephyrhills.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Demonstrate, through behavior, Florida Hospital Zephyrhills’s core values of Christian Mission, Quality and Service Excellence, Compassion, Focus on Community Wellness, Cultural Diversity, and High Ethical Standards, as outlined in the organization’s System of Care program.
  • Performs all exams using FHZ CT protocols. Uses FHZ policy for proper identification of patient prior to performing exam. Educates patient concerning exam. Properly screens patients for any contrast allergies.
  • Completes all exams in a timely manner, keeps work flow moving, and minimizes empty table time.  Follows through after completing exam with communication, transportation and discharge of OP’s.
  • Performs all types of imaging procedures and operates all equipment safely and properly including scanners, injectors and monitors.  Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to perform scans on patients on all ages, adapting protocols as necessary.
  • Properly screens patients of childbearing age, and operates all imaging equipment in a safe manner minimizing radiation exposure to patients, families, and co-workers.  Practices infection control standards, and utilizes approved PPE and disinfectant agents.  Maintains properly stocked, organized and clean room.  Performs QA on CT scanners.  
  • Reviews all images of all exams, repeating images as necessary for best possible result. Uses computer system for ordering, changing, and canceling exams according to protocol. Confirms order matches exam before pushing to PACS or correctly ‘fixes’ exams on QC or PACS.
  • Assists with collection of data for all Kaizen projects understanding final goals of department and participates on teams as requested.  Participates in employee satisfaction and customer service initiatives.
  • Consistently attends department meetings or other mandatory meetings with positive attitude toward department and others.  Listens and is responsible for knowing content.
  • If working as an MRI Tech in an MRI cost center with the responsibilities under MRI job class, the duties of the MRI Job Description for MRI Tech apply.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Florida State License- General Radiographer
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT – R)
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT- CT)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • BS or AS degree in radiologic technology

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

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