CT Scan Tech -Milford Campus
Company: Yale New Haven Health System
Posted on: November 18, 2021
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand
and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our
Values. These values - integrity, patient-centered, respect,
accountability, and compassion - must guide what we do, as
individuals and professionals, every day.At Bridgeport Hospital, we
are committed to providing quality medical care and treatment that
is coordinated and centered on the patient's specific needs. We
strive to achieve benchmarks as a Patient Centered Medical Home and
provide health care in a setting where patients are at the center
of their care team. All employees of Bridgeport Hospital are part
of the patients care team and contribute to the team approach of
promoting access, continuous, comprehensive care and work to
provide quality improvement in the care provided to their
patients.Performs a wide variety of technical and professional
duties to ensure the production of quality images of all anatomical
structures for interpretation by Radiologist. Is cognizant of age
specific standards. Performs computer Tomographic procedures under
the direction of a Radiologist using appropriate professional and
technical skills to produce quality images for medical diagnosis or
treatment. To meet the staffing needs of the department, as
necessary, Diagnostic Radiology staff may be assigned at any of the
YNHH Diagnostic Radiology locations, regardless of your regularly
assigned work location.EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran
- 1.--Performs quality and efficient diagnostic radiographic
examinations, to provide a source of information for interpretation
by radiologist and viewing for referring physicians. Performs
multiple tasks on a daily basis as a 'team member' to ensure that
exams are completed in a timely manner. Ensures that images are
correctly allocated in PACS system.
- 1.1--Verifies physicians' orders on requisition 100% of the
time as observed by supervisor.
- 2.--Operates Radiographic equipment to ensure proper technical
- 2.1--Conducts daily inspection of Radiographic Equipment to
ensure diagnostic quality of each procedure, and reports
malfunctions to supervisor in accordance with the following scale
as observed by supervisor.
- 3.--Prepares examination room ensuring cleanliness and adequate
supplies to assure proper and accurate performance of exams.
- 3.1--Replaces any used supplies immediately after patient is
dismissed 95% of the time as observed by lead technologist or
- 4.--Performs quality and compassionate patient care, in order
to ensure patient cooperation, safety and satisfaction.
- 4.1--Thoroughly explains the procedure to ensure patient
physical and emotional comfort as observed by the supervisor or
documented by patient complaints with no more than two documented
errors per year.
- 5.--Performs various record keeping functions including,
scheduling and accurate completion of exams. Communicates feedback
in order to ensure the goals of the department are met and
operations run efficiently.
- 5.1--Schedules Radiologic examinations 00% of the time to
ensure proper billing as observed by supervisor and documented by
- 6.--Participates in various teaching and/or learning
opportunities in order to further his/her own personal knowledge
and to assist in expanding the knowledge of others.
- 6.1--Is receptive to teaching technologists and student
technologists as observed by supervisor and input provided from
- 7.--Operates C.T. scanners plus any additional related medical
equipment necessary to produce diagnostic and treatment C.T. images
safely and efficiently.
- 7.1--Uses technical skill to operate CT equipment and software,
scan, display and manage functions independently and efficiently
without need for repeat studies due to technologist error, with no
more than four variances per review period as observed by
supervisor or radiologist
EDUCATION Graduation from an A.M.A. approved radiologic technology
program and American Registry of Radiologic Technologists'
Certification, and Connecticut State License. AS required, BS
preferred. EXPERIENCE A.R.R.T. certification and demonstrated
technical skills to meet entry level standards of routine
radiography required. A.R.R.T (CT) certification preferred. Six (6)
months to one (1) year of Computed Tomography experience required.
LICENSURE RT(R) certification by the American Registry of
Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), (ARRT) CT Certification,
Connecticut State License, and CPR Certification required. SPECIAL
SKILLS Demonstrated skills in use of Diagnostic Imaging equipment,
image processing and image allocation. Must be knowledgeable of
Radiography exam codes and Radiology information systems including
scheduling, editing and completion functions. Must possess good
communication, patient care and technical skills. Ability to set up
and operate C.T. Scanning equipment and utilize scan/manage/display
software programs. Is familiar with routine examination protocols
and basic cross section anatomy. Willingness to learn and assist in
medical dosimetry is required. Ability to demonstrate the knowledge
and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the
YNHHS Requisition ID
Keywords: Yale New Haven Health System, Milford , CT Scan Tech -Milford Campus, Other , Milford, Connecticut
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