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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Respectful Radiologic Technologist well versed in basic patient care, radiologic safety, and multimodal imaging. Offering more than 15 years of experience with success in building relationships with patients and providers to produce highest quality images. Highly proficient in interpreting physicians' orders, determining appropriate imaging and maintaining comprehensive patient records. Committed to maintaining highest safety and quality standards.

Accomplishments

* 5/2015 VISN 4 Bronze Award for "Outstanding Team"

Skills
  • ADPAC
  • PACS equipment
  • PACScan
  • CPRS
  • DocManager
  • Importer III
  • PATS-R
  • Sharepoint
  • Vista
  • Vista Capture
  • Vista Imaging
  • Critical reporting
  • DEXA
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Inventory
  • MCMs
  • Mobile Radiography
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Pending Reports
  • Prioritizing
  • Quality Control
  • Radiation Safety
  • Radiography
  • Scheduling
  • Training
Work History
Radiologic Technologist, 08/2014 - Current
Gundersen Health System Friendship, WI,
  • Serves currently as Radiology's Automated Data Processing Application Coordinator (ADPAC).
  • Serves currently as PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System) manager.
  • Responsible for day to day operation of PACS Isite, DocManager, and Vista Capture to facilitate optimal system performance, ensuring that medical image retrieval and storage is accurate, reliable, timely and in compliance with policy and regulatory requirements.
  • Provides expertise specific to imaging equipment and image acquisition, display, and transmission.
  • Performs daily operations of all PACS equipment and document scJessicaing within department, including workflow, archiving, and auto rotating. Performs setup, inactivation, and account reset as appropriate for user accounts.
  • Performs regular monitoring to ensure that scJessicaing is well maintained and meets operational needs.
  • Reviews physician orders and offers guidance when needed.
  • Maintains inter-department relationships and good rapport with providers, nurses, CBOCs, and other healthcare departments inside and outside VA.
  • Performs general x-ray, bone density heel scans, DEXA, and mobile x-ray exams as ordered by provider for diagnosing medical conditions
  • Registers, cases, and completes all exams in VISTA.
  • Documents all calls to patients in CPRS.
  • Uploads SOPs and reviews MCMs via Sharepoint.
  • Requests and uploads outside radiology images from CITC.
  • Maintains fluoroscopy training.
  • Properly identifies patients by using 2 identifiers and confirms identity verbally.
  • Performs quarterly audits of radiology scheduling.
  • Explains exams to patients help to understand processes and risk/benefits associated with exam.
  • Stocks exam rooms and keeps inventory of clinic supplies and materials.
  • Alerts radiologist to potentially critical exams and ensures dictations are reported to the physician timely.
  • Schedules exams to optimize equipment times while maintaining flexibility for emergency cases.
  • Prioritizes exams by urgency.
  • Serves currently as Radiation Safety Officer.
  • Responsible for ensuring that safety procedures are observed, reported, and any safety issues are reported to the supervisor immediately.
  • Coordinates and evaluates radiation safety report, procedures, and policy for the radiology department and dental with the supervisor and radiation safety groups.
  • Assists VISN leads monthly with analyzing orders and metric reports through Fileman, CPRS, and VISTA systems to ensure standards are met for patient scheduling in the Radiology department.
  • Monitors the department technological connectivity, in addition to, the quality and accuracy of imaging through PACS, Vista, and CPRS computer systems daily.
  • Analyzes quarterly data inventory of Radiation badges for Mercer CBOC Radiology, Butler Radiology, and Butler Dental departments
  • Ensures adequate staffing and efficiency of radiology department.
  • Serves as clinical expert for all Radiology related issues.
  • Provides technical advice as needed.
  • Serves as the point of contact of the radiology department.
  • Trains and mentors all new radiology technologists.
  • Works in conjunction with OI&T to perform upgrades on radiology computer systems (Vista Upgrade).
  • Works in conjunction with the supervisor and accreditation specialist to ensure compliance with critical reporting and monitoring.
  • Reviews weekly pending status report and incomplete reports ensure all cases have been completed.
  • Updates Sharepoint documents as needed.
  • Works with OI&T and VISN 4 for upgrading of systems and attends weekly meetings.
  • Acts as Butler VA Rad Chief attending meetings with VA Pittsburgh and VISN 4 to ensure department compliance with VISN standards and is closely following appropriate scheduling directives.
  • Performs weekly and daily QA on all imaging equipment including radiography, DEXA, and portable radiography exams.
  • Schedules exams including X-ray, DEXA, Ultrasound, and Echocardiograms.
  • Reviewed physicians' orders to determine medical imaging needs and operated radiologic equipment to capture, develop and produce diagnostic images.
  • Handled private and confidential information in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, including HIPAA.
  • Minimized patients' exposure to radiation with beam-restrictive devices and shielding techniques.
  • Conducted regular research on developments in radiologic technology to make valuable recommendations on equipment updates and replacements.
  • Assists Ambulatory Care of Operations Director with CACMI lists.
  • Scans, copies, faxes information as needed.
  • Answers phones and voicemails from patients and providers in timely mJessicaer.
Radiology/DEXA Technologist, 01/2014 - 08/2014
Ascension (System Office) Lees Summit, MO,
  • Performed DEXA scans for body composition.
  • Performed RMR testing.
  • Processed payments.
  • Reviewed and updated client correspondence files and client database information to maintain accurate records.
  • Documented observations and baseline measurements in medical records.
  • Performed quality control on iDexa and Korr Revenue machines.
  • Participated in testing for research studies under Doctor's direction.
CT Technologist, 07/2007 - 08/2014
East Tennessee Children's Hospital Knoxville, TN,
  • Performed Computed Tomography and Radiographic exams per protocol.
  • Prioritized exams in order of urgency.
  • Processed, labeled and organized diagnostic images to match with patient records.
  • Captured images using mobile equipment in emergency rooms and patients' bedsides.
  • Prepared and administered contrast materials.
  • Handled private and confidential information in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, including HIPAA.
  • Reviewed physicians' orders to determine medical imaging needs and operated radiologic equipment to capture, develop and produce diagnostic images.
  • Facilitated positive care experience for patients, establishing rapport and applying interpersonal skills to reduce anxiety and promote cooperation.
  • Train technologists as the site Super User for the EPIC documentation system.
  • Call all emergent findings to the ER doctor/radiologist.
  • Performed daily QA of CT ScJessicaer and Radiography rooms.
  • Created monthly technologist schedule for shifts and call hours.
  • Trained students from NOVA Community College on clinical policies, processes, techniques, patient care, and pathology.
Radiologic/CT Technologist, 06/2005 - 07/2007
Fauquier Health System Inc. City, STATE,
  • Created images using fluoroscopy to help physicians assess and diagnose patients.
  • Performed CT exams as sole night time CT Technologist.
  • Multitasking CT and X-ray departments prioritized exams by urgency.
  • Prepared and administered contrast materials.
  • Educated patients on procedure details, provided instructions and answered questions to minimize anxiety and improve cooperation.
  • Processed, labeled and organized diagnostic images to match with patient records.
  • Transmitted CT images to Radiologist via Nighthawk.
  • Monitored and managed inventory and supply levels of sterile and non-sterile items, like contrast materials, catheters, films and chemicals to reorder and restock.
  • Reviewed physicians' orders to determine medical imaging needs and operated radiologic equipment to capture, develop and produce diagnostic images.
  • Captured images using mobile equipment in operating rooms, emergency rooms and patients' bedsides.
Education
MBA: Human Resources Development, Expected in 12/2023
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University Of The Southwest - Hobbs, NM
GPA:
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Associate of Science: Biomedical Equipment Technology, Expected in 03/2020
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College Of Biomedical Equipment Technology - San Antonio, TX,
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Bachelor of Science: Radiological Sciences, Expected in 06/2005
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Clarion University Of Pennsylvania - Clarion, PA
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Status -
Committees
  • Radiology Unit Peer Leader for Patient Safety
  • Women Veterans Health Committee
  • Controlled Substance Inspection Team Lead
  • Service Level Patient Advocate
  • Radiation Safety Committee
  • EOC Committee
Certifications

Registered Technologist - Radiography, Computed Tomography

CPR Certified

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School Attended

  • University Of The Southwest
  • College Of Biomedical Equipment Technology
  • Clarion University Of Pennsylvania

Job Titles Held:

  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Radiology/DEXA Technologist
  • CT Technologist
  • Radiologic/CT Technologist

Degrees

  • MBA
  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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