Award Winning Hospital is seeking a CT Technologist II to join their wonderful team!
This great community medical provider, serve its residents with routine, preventive and emergency care, pregnancy and childbirth support, surgery, rehabilitation, and a variety of medical specialties.The dedicated and experienced medical staff represents more than 30 medical specialties.With extensive comprehensive health care services that encompass inpatient and outpatient care, and medical, surgical and emergency care, as well a brand new Heart & Vascular Center featuring a cardiac cath lab, eight critical care rooms this Hospital is sure to be a great place for you to work, physicians to practice medicine, and patients to receive care.
CT Technologist will provide optimum patient care while performing diagnostic CT exams requiring no constant supervision. Responsible for knowledge of cross sectional anatomy, radiation safety, and contrast media administration, all functions performed at computerized operator console. Is also responsible to perform the duties of a Radiologic Technologist as needed and will provide optimum patient care while using imaging modalities, performs radiographic procedures, applies principles of radiation protection and the ALARA principle, exercises professional judgment in the performance of procedures, provides patient care essential to radiographic procedures for all patients from infancy to the geriatric patient, recognizes patient conditions requiring immediate action and initiates life support measures, establishes and maintains a good rapport and professional relationship with fellow employees, other departments and the Medical Staff. Performs radiology services “on call” as needed. Responsible for knowledge of human anatomy, routine positioning and specialized view positioning, technical factors and film selection, radiation safety, proper sterile technique, PACS / CR / Meditech / Vitra (as related to imaging) and contrast media administration. CT technologist interpret a physician's instructions, explain procedures to patients, select software options and imaging parameters when adjusting an CT machine, view images from an imaging session and keep records of the results. Responsible for ACR accreditation and requirements.