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Essential Job Duties:
Prepares room, equipment, contrast media and materials as needed for procedures.
Maintains clean and stocked CT procedure room on a daily basis.
Properly warms CT equipment daily, and assures equipment is working properly.
If equipment is not functioning properly, notifies appropriate person.
Prepares patient for CT procedure – explains procedure, transfers patient to examination table, positions patient correctly, and assists patient at end of procedure.
Labels all scans appropriately and uses proper patient ID on film prior to development of film
Performs general clerical, file room, darkroom, and transportation duties when needed to fulfill the workload of the department.
Practices patient care according to ARMC policy.
Assists Radiologists during procedures and takes scans as requested.
Knowledgeable in proper sequence of scheduling exams for entire Radiology department.
Considers age-related factors in obtaining images or performing diagnostic or therapeutic imaging studies. Applies knowledge of age related factors appropriately to patients ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics.
Regularly accepts additional work during period of low patient activity, and demonstrates a willingness to assist others within the department as requested.
Maintains confidentiality and privacy of all data, records, forms, reports, and procedures and any other information regarding customer relations of Aiken Regional Medical Centers 100% of the time.
Must know and implement radiation safety procedures when working with radiation producing equipment 100% of the time
Responsible for reading and reviewing all material in department manuals annually.
Responsible for ensuring that patient charges are given to the appropriate person to be entered into RMS in a timely manner and that the charges are accurate.
Responsible for knowing and maintaining the measurements described in the Universal Protocol policy.