Experience Inc. Jobs

Job Information

Brockton Hospital CT Tech in Brockton, Massachusetts

CT Technologist Job, Full-Time Varied 3rd Shift

Signature Healthcare’s Brockton Hospital is hiring for a Full-Time CT Technologist in Brockton, MA.

Type: Full time Shift: Varied 3rd Shift

A New Day

Our recently renovated Brockton Hospital is a modern healthcare facility with a focus on superior patient care and safety. Following extensive renovations, the hospital is equipped with an advanced infrastructure to meet the evolving healthcare needs of the community. Join our team at Brockton Hospital and be better and stronger than ever.

CT Technologist Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates competency in performing CT examinations on all ages of patients from newborn to geriatric. Ensures the use of adult/pediatric protocols on all exams.

  • Must be able to communicate calmly, compassionately and professionally with all types of patients as well as associates.

  • Reviews radiology imaging requisition for required information to perform examinations. Calls appropriate personnel to review discrepancies.

  • Properly identifies and prepares patients for examinations, answers questions and/or refers to other appropriate personnel.

  • Follows HIPAA standards to maintain patient privacy and disclosure of protected patient information.

  • Relies on knowledge of anatomy, physiology and effects of disease processes to properly and safely scan the patient to obtain high quality images.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of proper shielding and radiation protection for all patients. Ensure that all patients of childbearing age are questioned accordingly and shielded if necessary. Documents the same.

  • May be called upon to suggest alternate more appropriate exams where radiation exposure can be reduced or eliminated.

  • Applies ALARA principles to patient, self and other associates.

  • Understands the Image Wisely and Image Gently programs and the importance of dose reduction opportunities for all patients. Includes the need to adjust protocols to fit individual patient criteria.

  • Obtains quality diagnostic images after appropriate orientation on the department CT scanners.

  • Possesses and utilizes proper aseptic technique, universal protocol and Standard Precautions as needed.

  • Demonstrates competency in preparing and administering oral and IV contrast media.

  • Understands all policies related to administering IV contrast including contrast screening sheet, hydration protocols, treatment of extravasation, medication reconciliation, and premedication.

  • Participates in the training of new personnel in the operation of the CT scanner and other necessary related equipment.

  • Maintains equipment in good working order through monitoring of preventative maintenance plan. After CT Supervisor approval, contacts repair service as necessary.

  • Follows all PACS workflow procedures for quality, proper identification and completeness of examination requested.

  • Demonstrates competency in all RIS applications. Especially pertaining to patient exam status, exam tracking and “taken” lists. Edit any/all examinations in RIS prior to radiologist dictation.

  • Coordinates work to achieve maximum productivity and efficiency during assigned shift utilizing LEAN methodology.

  • Assists in maintaining dept. inventory to ensure adequate supplies.

  • Restocks un-used supplies to proper storage location after each examination. Utilizes and maintains the kanban system.

  • Actively participates in daily huddles and problem solving.

  • Attends CT and Imaging department staff meetings and in service education programs.

  • Updates patients and families on estimated wait times in the CT Department. Remains visible and proactive in meeting patient’s needs.

  • Performs personal care for patients as needed.

  • Assists patients to bathroom (ambulatory, with cane, crutches, or walker). Assists patients to dress or undress as indicated.

  • Contributes to other areas in the department and hospital as requested. Shows ability to prioritize duties.

  • Adjusts and revises workload as necessary in view of stat orders, emergencies, outpatients, walk-ins and fluctuations in patient workload.

  • Competent in IV venipuncture after completing IV venipuncture training.

  • Willing to train in point-of-care phlebotomy.

  • Performs other duties as required or assigned.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

At Signature Healthcare we offer an inclusive and welcoming culture for our employees to grow and flourish., so if you're interested in this opportunity but your experience does not align with every qualification, we encourage you to apply. You may be just the right candidate for this or other opportunities.

Required

  • Satisfactory completion of formal Radiologic technology program in an AMA approved school.

  • Must be ARRT and advanced CT registered with a valid Massachusetts state license and evidence of continuing education.

Preferred

  • Siemens experience preferred

Working at Signature Healthcare

For 125 years, Signature Healthcare has been dedicated to delivering personalized healthcare services in a welcoming and medically advanced environment as one of the only not-for-profit community-based healthcare systems in Southeastern Mass. Our focus on quality care, matched with our commitment to serving every individual, fosters an inclusive and supportive environment for our employees to grow and flourish in their careers. Join Signature Healthcare and enjoy a fulfilling work experience, complemented by our comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Life and Disability

  • Retirement Savings Plan

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Voluntary Benefits (Accident, Home & Auto, Pet, etc.)

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • PTO and Paid Holidays

Apply today with Signature Healthcare and help us become better and stronger than ever.

DirectEmployers