Job Req ID: 334301
Position Number: 00167276
Employment Type: PRN
Shift: Variable/On Call
Shift Details : Days, nights and weekends
Standard Hours: 4.00
Department Name: Radiology - CT Scan Hlth Pavil
Location: Carolinas Medical Center
Location Details: 6965 Fairview Rd Charlotte
Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission
remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance
healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond
our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives
as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For
more information, please visit atriumhealth.org/about-us.
Performs procedures in accordance to the departmental protocols
and standards in the radiology area. Operates CT Scanners and
associated equipment with proficiency. Utilizes laser camera,
processors, injectors, O2 and suction equipment.
Examines requests and verifies orders on each assigned patient.
Refers any questionable orders to the Radiologist before performing
procedure. Contacts ordering physician when there are discrepancies
and requests a corrected written order.
Correlates prior exams, applicable test results, and lab data
pertinent to exam being performed.
Records medical history on requisition/questionnaire as needed
for Radiologist and properly scans documents into HIS.
Obtains medications, radiopharmaceuticals, or contrast materials
as directed for administration by a licensed practitioner,
authorized/certified technologist, or registered nurse.
Verifies the correct patient by checking the patient's
identification and validating proof of identity.
Prepares patient for the procedure and provides necessary
Performs basic patient care functions and informs appropriate
nursing personnel of any changes in the patient's condition.
Evaluates technical quality of exams, develops and utilizes
various techniques for elevated quality and efficiency within the
Differentiates artifacts from anatomical or pathological
structures and recognizes imaging abnormalities and performs
additional imaging as needed.
Requires moderate to heavy physical efforts in lifting and
moving patients, equipment and supplies. Required to assist all
patients throughout their exam. Strenuous physical effort may be
required while assisting patients from wheelchairs and stretchers.
Work requires unrestricted walking, standing, reaching, stooping,
bending, twisting, pushing and pulling. Must be able to read and
understand patient orders and technical materials. Motor
coordination needed to operate heavy and delicate equipment. Intact
sense of sight and hearing for distances of up to 20 feet is
Education, Experience and Certifications
Graduate from an accredited 2 year AMA and ARRT-approved program
in Radiologic Technology required. ARRT certification required.
Registry eligible and must be taken within 1 year of hire date. 1
year experience in Diagnostic Radiology or 1 year experience in CT
scanning or equivalent applicable experience required. BLS HCP
certification from AHA required. 1 year of direct patient care work
experience required. Completion of IV starting and contrast
administration competencies are required before performing venous
At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our
patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything
we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to
deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our
network of more than 900 care locations.
As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an
environment where differences are valued and integrated into our
workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows
us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to
patients and the communities we serve.
Posting Notes: Not Applicable
Atrium Health is an EOE/AA Employer