SSM Health CT Technologist in Fenton, Missouri

Description

Role Purpose:

Under general supervision, and following established policies and procedures, operates and adjusts diagnostic CT equipment to produce diagnostic images of designated portions of the body to meet the national standard for reduction rate. Maintains excellent customer service skills to enhance the patient experience and increase patient satisfaction. Assists physician/radiologist in procedural studies. Additionally, this position requires the x-ray technologist to support and facilitate departmental initiatives and perform other duties assigned.

Responsibilities:

  • Achieves Exceptional Patient Satisfaction by creating a positive environment for all visitors, coworkers and physicians through prompt responses to requests, maintaining a clean and orderly environment and actively committing to help achieve departmental goals.

  • Provides Exceptional Safety by obtaining accurate histories and diagnosis; following and complying with all network, hospital and department policies, protocols, and regulatory agency requirements.

  • Creates Exceptional Clinical/service outcomes by providing quality diagnostic images of requested anatomy with in specified timeframes through the use of informatics tools.

  • Promotes Exceptional Financial performance by monitoring key financial performance standards within the department to meet the goal.

  • Promotes Exceptional Growth by actively pursuing opportunities to enhance professional growth through learning and using skill sets that are key to serving our customers.

  • Promotes Exceptional Employee Satisfaction by supporting department and organizational goals. Actively participating in process improvements and initiatives.

  • Promotes Exceptional Physician Satisfaction by providing meaningful assistance to physicians(both expected and directed).

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 24 month program in AMA approved school

  • Must be registered in modality within 1 year of hire date : ARRT

  • BLS

Physical Requirements:

  • Employees in this position are, or can be, required to possess the following physical capabilities:
  • Lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling up to 100 lbs.
  • Stooping, kneeling and/or crouching daily
  • Standing or walking more than 6 hours a day
  • Running to respond to patient emergencies
  • Reaching, grasping, fingering, and/or feeling more than 6 hours a day
  • Visual acuity in order to correctly distinguish skin tone variations, evidence of IV infiltration, infection; able to read telemetry, blood pressure gauges, etc.
  • Audio acuity in order to correctly distinguish various body sounds (i.e., respirations, heart tones, bowel sounds).
  • Audio acuity to discern sounds made by various types of machinery or equipment that would indicate dangerous or improper operation

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton –

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton is a full-service, 174-bed state-of-the-art hospital, designed to provide exceptional, patient-centered care. The St. Clare Hospital - Fenton campus – complete with heart, neurosciences and cancer care services; an ambulatory surgery center, outpatient procedure center, outpatient diagnostic center and medical office building – serves the needs of a rapidly expanding population in southwest St. Louis County.

*Benefits Statement: *

Our robust employee benefits package includes health benefits, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, long-term disability coverage, health and dependent care reimbursement accounts, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, adoption reimbursement, an employee assistance program, retirement plan options and more.

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings.

Req ID: 18016785

Primary Location: Missouri-Fenton-SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton (0113) 1055 Bowles Avenue Fenton, 63026

Schedule Hours Per Pay Period: 63026

Weekend Rotation: Per Diem, Varied

Normal work hours: Clinical Support & Technical Services

Job: SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton

Organization: SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton

Work Locations: SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Fenton (0113) 1055 Bowles Avenue Fenton, 63026

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