Chief CT Tech Reg (Imaging)
Company: WellStar Health System, Inc.
Posted on: January 27, 2023
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ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion,
pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission
is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of
every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining
example of what's possible when the brightest professionals
dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare
industry, and in people's lives.
Wellstar North Fulton in Roswell, Georgia is seeking a FT Day Chief
CT Tech. The Chief CT Tech supervises staff to ensure that ordered
diagnostic procedures are performed efficiently and professionally,
assists scheduling personnel to ensure adequate staff coverage. The
Chief CT Technologist assists with providing safe, age appropriate
care to the patient by performing all exams provided by the
department per department procedures. The technologist has the
knowledge and ability to properly and safely obtain a quality
diagnostic study. He/she is responsible for performing a wide
variety of technical, clerical and leadership procedures requiring
independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative in the utilization
of the equipment for the diagnosis and/or treatment of diseases.
The Chief Technologist can independently perform job functions.
Chief CT Techs must be competent to perform and post process
advanced protocols for their modality. Ability to mentor fellow
technologists in their modality. Oversees supply management and
practices in a cost-effective manner. Actively works the incomplete
exam report to ensure that all studies in modality are read by a
qualified physician in a timely manner. Working knowledge of
Information Systems required to complete daily, weekly, monthly,
quarterly, semi-annual and annual quality checks. Reviews images
for quality and completeness. Able to constructively deliver
feedback on staff's quality of images. Provides feedback on staff
quality of images and patient interaction to Manager. Perform
mid-year and annual skills assessments and evaluations as directed
by departmental leadership. Program protocols into
Required Minimum Education: Graduate of AMA approved School of
Radiology Technology. Prefer BS degree in Health Sciences or
related field, if not ARRT.
Required Minimum Certification: ARRT -MR, ARMRIT, ARRT-CT, ARRT-S,
ARDMS, ARRT-NM, CRNT, CNMT, or ARRT-M; Current Basic Life Support
(BLS) certification through American Heart Association (AHA) is
Required Minimum Experience: Three (3) years' experience in
Modality. Prefer one (1) year supervisory experience.
Required Minimum Skills: Must exhibit excellent communication
skills because this position requires frequent verbal and written
communications with: physicians, patients, visitors, departmental
staff and nursing staff. The employee obtains, presents and
discusses clinical information regarding job responsibilities on a
routine basis. Candidate must be able to explain or give directions
to maintain goodwill, and obtain cooperation with all contacts.
Must possess the ability to function independently and under
pressure while still actively participating in a team environment.
Position requires the employee to exhibit excellent customer
service skills always. Must be able to perform effectively in a
stressful and fast paced work environment. Can prioritize
appropriately. Must be detail oriented and have the capacity to
effectively multitask throughout the work shift. Must have
excellent communication skills and the capacity to interact
professionally with a variety of "customers", including but not
limited to patients, families, co-workers, volunteers, and
physicians throughout the work shift. Must possess the ability to
function independently, yet productively as a cooperative team
member with various work teams associated with the position. Must
be compliant, with a willingness to follow all Hospital policies as
well as the established practices,protocols and procedures of the
position, department and applicable professional standards.
Competent in all aspects of modality, patient positioning, exposure
factors and radiation protection. Must understand anatomy and
pathology as to how they affect the quality of a procedure.
Competent to perform all ACR and OEM recommended Quality Control
tests. Competent to perform all quality control / quality assurance
tests based on ACR guidelines and OEM guidelines. Able to document
results of QC/QA accurately and timely on approved ACR or OEM
forms. Keeps abreast of new rules and regulations set forth by
Federal, State, Local governing bodies, ACR and/or modality
specific society best practices. Competent to perform and
post-process all advance modality cases. Ability to program or
revise scanner/equipment protocols. Must possess critical thinking
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