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Jessica
Claire
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Professional Summary

Accomplished and energetic CT Technologist with a solid history of achievement in radiology. Motivated performer with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Possess more than 15 years of rich experience; areas of expertise include exceptional patient care, knowledge of routine, and specialized CT protocols. Sound judgment and decision-making abilities with demonstrated success in achieving goals in both team-driven and self-directed roles; Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with a talent for interpreting information. Knowledge of workflows across multiple disciplines and a broad understanding of clinical healthcare data, computer systems, and workflows. A goal-driven professional known for the exceptional quality of work, patient care, dependability, and self-motivation. Articulate communicator with outstanding mentoring skills. Exceptional communication, presentation & interpersonal skills with proficiency at grasping new concepts quickly and productively utilizing the same.

Skills

· ARRT

· ASRT

· BLS

· EPIC

· Evidence-based practice

· Carestream/GE/Phillips/Siemens X-Ray Equipment

· IBM MERGE PACS

· Arizona licensed

· Medical emergencies

· Microsoft Office Suite

· Patient Care

· Patient safety

· Performing room inspections

· Policies

· Positioning

· Prepare patients

· Protocols

· Quality

· Supply inventory

· Siemens/GE CT scanners

· Cerner

Education
Community College of Denver Denver, CO Expected in 05/2008 Associate of Applied Science : Radiology - GPA :
Work History
Adventist Health System - CT Technologist
Greenville, NC, 01/2018 - Current
  • Educated patients on procedure details, provided instructions and answered questions to minimize anxiety and improve cooperation.
  • Reviewed physicians' orders to determine medical imaging needs and operated radiologic equipment to capture, develop and produce diagnostic images.
  • Adhered to ACR industry best practices and regulatory standards when completing exams.
  • Minimized patients' exposure to radiation with beam-restrictive devices and shielding techniques.
  • Served as informational resource for patients and families, educating about imaging process and addressing questions and concerns.
  • Handled private and confidential information in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, including HIPAA.
Adventist Health System - CT Technologist/X-Ray Technologist
Greenville, SC, 07/1999 - 01/2018
  • Managed set up, operated and adjusted CT scan equipment, in a careful and efficient manner.
  • Assisted physicians and conducted routine and emergency CT scans.
  • Functioned as a primary liaison between patients, doctors, nurses, and imaging staff to maintain open lines of communication throughout the department.
  • Informed authorized personnel about medical emergencies and ensured delivery of high-quality patient care.
  • Interpreted and complied with hospital policies, department protocols, and safety standards, as applicable.
  • Informed about CT procedures to patients and answered all their queries related to CT procedures.
  • Developed, checked and maintained all CT scans and diagnostic films.
  • Served as point of contact for imaging staff, addressing inquiries and offering ongoing support to team members.
  • Lead training and provide mentorship for all new hires and imaging students.
  • Served as a member of the QA committee, guiding initiation of new x-ray dose documentation standards and educating all imaging department employees on annual Joint Commission changes and goals.
  • Played a key role in the design and execution of new staffing schedule, resulting in 24/7 staffing, enhanced productivity, and reduced payroll.
  • Devised and implemented patient hand-off procedures to ensure the proper transition of critical patient information and continuity of care between CT technologists.
  • Organized and delivered Electronic Health Record System (EPIC) training program to imaging staff.
  • Managed Team collaboration to build new low dose lung cancer screening program for hospital.
  • Maintained an ethical relationship with patients, physicians, personnel and guests, and insured patient confidentiality at all times.
  • Fostered communication and collaboration among the clinical, technical and support staff.
  • Positioned patients for optimal comfort and set up effective sterile fields before procedures.
Cancer Treatment Centers Of America - CT Technologist
City, STATE, 05/2011 - 05/2015
  • Performs CT imaging procedures under direction and supervision of Radiologist; accurately interpret scanning instructions, prepare and operate CT scan equipment, administer contrast material, and capture anatomical images to aid in patient diagnosis.
  • Performs Continuous Quality Improvement functions as assigned.
  • These could include data collection, patient surveys, and participation in quality teams.
  • Performs CT examinations utilizing established protocols of technical factors, patient positioning, and computer manipulation.
  • Educate and prepare patients for exams, ensuring maximum patient safety and comfort.
  • Closely monitor the department's supply inventory, routinely analyzing usage and order frequency to reduce costs.
  • Explain test procedures and safety precautions to patients and provide them with assistance during test procedures.
  • Conduct equipment quality checks, troubleshooting image quality issues, and scheduling equipment service and maintenance.
  • Work in X-ray, use DR Fuji portables and GE X-ray room.
  • Manage team collaboration to create a presentation regarding proper documentation and ordering of exam by medical staff, used system-wide.
  • Maintain, set-up and adjust equipment, checking calibration and recalibrating as necessary.
  • BAssists with the scheduling of routine and urgent procedures and selects proper imaging techniques.
  • Maintain an ethical relationship with patients, physicians, personnel, and guests and ensures patient confidentiality at all times.
  • Fosters communication and collaboration among the clinical, technical and support staff.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Community College of Denver

Job Titles Held:

  • CT Technologist
  • CT Technologist/X-Ray Technologist
  • CT Technologist

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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