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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Methodical and detail-oriented CT Technologist with 22 years of reliable experience. Expert in determining imaging needs, positioning and immobilizing patients, administering oral and IV contrast media, and adept in producing accurate diagnostic images in accordance to quality control and established processes. Quick to build rapport with patients and been successful in easing anxieties while increasing cooperation. Highly motivated, dependable, and consistent due to superb work ethic and acumen. Seeking to leverage skills to acquire a position with a progressive organization that will allow me to expand my knowledge within the field of Computed Tomography.

Skills
  • Advanced proficiency with PACS and Radiology Information Systems.
  • Highly adaptive computer skills; advanced computer literacy.
  • Knowledge of PC and Mac operating systems.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point software.
  • Ability to communicate professionally - excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to utilize principles, theories, practices, techniques and methods of computed tomography in order to produce images of high diagnostic quality.
  • Adheres to all Prime Healthcare practices and policies. Follows Prime Healthcare Behavior Standards and AIDET.
  • Experienced with training co-workers to be competent in Computed Tomography.
  • Venipuncture certification; experienced with starting IVs.
  • Department Scheduler.
  • Ability to multi-task efficiently, and very detail oriented. Dependable with exceptionally good work ethic. Reliable.
Work History
09/2019 to Current
Senior CT Technologist Medstar Health Charlottes Hall, MD,
  • Educate patients on procedure details, provide instructions and answer questions to minimize anxiety and improve cooperation... which in turn ensures optimal image quality by minimizing possible motion artifact.
  • Handle private and confidential information in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, including HIPAA.
  • Highly efficient with operating the Canon Aquilion 320-slice scanner... as well as both GE HD Discovery and GE Revolution 64-slice scanners.
  • Routinely perform CT procedures accurately as per ordering physician, while in compliance with department guidelines and imaging protocols set forth by Radiologists; occasionally start peripheral IVs, prepare and administer contrast materials for imaging procedures, and expeditiously skilled and comfortable with full-scope of CT protocols, including Stroke, Trauma, Coronary CT Angiography, and Multi-Phase Imaging.
  • Comfortable and efficient with the fast-paced and high-volume setting of a Level 1 Trauma Center.
  • Highly proficient in prospective and retrospective exam splitting, retro image reconstruction, multi-planar reformation (MPR), and 3D post-processing. Comfortable with "head-to-toe" imaging requiring only one contrast bolus injection; with multiple exam splits of various body parts while attaching to correct accession numbers.
  • Perform daily QA phantom tests.
  • Developed and maintain courteous and effective working relationships.
05/2001 to Current
Lead CT Technologist Amita Health Elwood, IN,
  • Educate patients on procedure details, provide instructions and answer questions to minimize anxiety and improve cooperation.
  • Handle private and confidential information in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, including HIPAA.
  • Efficiently perform routine scans with both GE Revolution EVO and GE LightSpeed VCT 64-slice scanners as per ordering physician in compliance with department guidelines and imaging protocols set forth by Radiologists.
  • Routinely start peripheral IVs on outpatients, prepare and administer contrast materials for imaging procedures; expeditiously skilled and comfortable with full-scope of CT protocols, including Stroke, CT Angiography, Coronary CT Angiography, and CT guided procedures.
  • Highly proficient in prospective and retrospective exam splitting, retro image reconstruction, multi-planar reformation (MPR), and 3D post-processing.
  • Created and continually update protocol manuals within guidelines set by Radiologists, perform daily QA phantom tests, and helped prepare and submit application and materials for ACR accreditation.
  • Operated X-ray and mobile imaging equipment in surgical settings.
  • Operated equipment safely and maintained A.L.A.R.A. standards while performing all types of procedures.
  • Trained multiple technologists to be competent in Computed Tomography, as well as proficient with GE 64-slice scanners.
  • Department scheduler for multiple modalities, including CT, IR, MRI, and diagnostic radiology.
  • Senior Technologist currently on staff at Paradise Valley Hospital.
08/2000 to 05/2001
Radiologic Technologist Children's Mercy Hospital Wichita, KS,
  • Educated patients on procedure details, provided instructions and answered questions to minimize anxiety and improve cooperation.
  • Handled private and confidential information in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, including HIPAA.
  • Reviewed physicians’ orders to determine medical imaging needs and operated X-ray equipment to capture, develop and produce diagnostic images in accordance with department protocols set by Radiologist. Perform full-scope radiographic and fluoroscopic exams within outpatient, inpatient, and operating room settings.
  • Minimized patients’ exposure to radiation with beam-restrictive devices and shielding techniques. Operated equipment safely and maintained A.L.A.R.A. standards while performing all types of procedures.
  • Prepared and administered contrast materials for imaging procedures.
  • Processed, labeled and organized diagnostic images to match with patient records.
  • Gained invaluable experience working in multiple clinical settings; consistently demonstrated ability to effectively adapt to varying challenges unique to each hospital or healthcare setting.
08/1999 to 05/2000
Radiologic Technologist Children's Mercy Hospital Junction City, KS,
  • Facilitated positive care experience for patients, establishing rapport and applying interpersonal skills to reduce anxiety and promote cooperation.
  • Handled private and confidential information in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, including HIPAA.
  • Reviewed physicians’ orders to determine medical imaging needs and operated X-ray equipment to capture, develop and produce diagnostic images in accordance with department protocols set by Radiologist. Perform full-scope radiographic and fluoroscopic exams within outpatient, inpatient, and operating room settings.
  • Minimized patients’ exposure to radiation with beam-restrictive devices and shielding techniques. Operated equipment safely and maintained A.L.A.R.A. standards while performing all types of procedures.
  • Prepared and administered contrast materials for imaging procedures.
  • Processed, labeled and organized diagnostic images to match with patient records.
  • Experienced with annual lead apron test; quality assurance verified by visual, tactile, and fluoroscopic inspection.
Education
Expected in 1999 to to
Associate of Science: Radiologic Technology
San Diego Mesa College - San Diego, CA
GPA:
  • Dean's List
Expected in 1991 to to
High School Diploma:
University City High School - San Diego, CA
GPA:
  • Honor Roll
Certifications
  • R.T. (R)(CT)(ARRT) #339839
  • California Registered Technologist (CRT) Radiology and Fluoroscopy #RHF00078258
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers, CPR & AED (American Heart Association)
  • Venipuncture (PIMA Medical Institute )

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School Attended

  • San Diego Mesa College
  • University City High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Senior CT Technologist
  • Lead CT Technologist
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Radiologic Technologist

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

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