Performs diagnostic CT procedures on assigned patients in an efficient and caring manner in order to provide data for the diagnosis of a wide variety of medical problems. Evaluates exams for diagnostic quality while using professional judgement in the performance of services.
SOME RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: -Operates CT scanner and associated imaging equipment to complete diagnostic and interventional procedures. -Produces acceptable images by determining proper technical factors (protocols, slice thickness and increments, exposure parameters, etc) based on patient diagnosis and reason for exam. -Assists physicians in CT guided interventional procedures as required. -Prepares and administers contrast media under the direction of a physician, appropriately utilizing and operating automatic injector for designated studies. -Follows all radiation protection and radiation safety policies. -Effectively uses computer systems (such as HIS, RIS, PACS) to process, access and distribute appropriate department and patient procedure information. -Assists in transportation of patients to and from the department. -Participates in clinical training of radiology students by providing instruction, supervision and evaluation as required. -Participates in providing education and information to patients and their families. -Participates in quality assurance/quality control activities as required. -Performs other functions as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: -Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists(ARRT) in the appropriate specialty (radiography)(CT) and licensed by the State. -Must be licensed as a Radiology Tech and have ARRT as a RT (CT). -Prior CT Tech experience is required. -Competence in all diagnostic and invasive CT procedures performed at this facility. -Excellent interpersonal, decision-making, facilitation, conflict resolution skills. -Demonstrated excellence with listening, verbal and written communication skills. -Ability to work independently and under pressure in a complex and changing working environment. -Strong computer skills and knowledge of computer software related to electronic imaging and clinical information management.
ADDITIONAL INFO: Reports to Imaging Manager. Department uses Siemens equipment; prefer knowledge of Cardiac CTA’s and Biopsy procedures. The pay depends on experience.
Medical Specialty: Radiology
Experience: CT: 1 year (Required)
Education: Associate (Required)
License: Valid ARRT or CT (Required)
Job Type: Full-time
- Cardiac CTA’s and Biopsy procedures: 1 year (Required)
- CT Tech: 1 year (Required)
- Radiologic Technologist: 1 year (Preferred)
- ARRT as a RT (CT) (Preferred)
- Valid ARRT certification and registration (Preferred)
Marco Farrish - Recruiter