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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 6:21 PM

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Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.

* As a Hospital Staff CT Technologist, the RT will be proficient in the use of all CT equipment, scanners, injectors, and workstations.

* The CT tech will work under the supervision of the Radiology Director, Radiology Manager, CT lead tech and Staff Radiologist.

* Duties will include but are not limited to: Routine diagnostic exams, Emergency room procedures and Inpatient procedures. CT tech will learn CT Guided Fluoroscopic procedures consisting of invasive biopsies, aspirations, and drainages. Knowledge of computer-based systems is required to access PACS and Patient Information Systems programs.

* Reports to

* Lead Radiological Technologist; Director of Imaging.

* Supervises

* N/A

* Ages of Patients

* Neonate/ Infant

* Pediatric

* Adolescent

* Adult

* Geriatric

* Blood Borne Pathogens

* High Potential

* Qualifications

* Education

* Required: Cert/Grad Accredited Radiology School

* Licensure/Certification

* Required: ARRT (R), CRT, American Heart Association BLS, Fluoro (after six months). ARRT (CT) required as of January 1, 2018.

* Experience

* Required: 1-2 year Hospital based experience

* Preferred: Prior CT experience

* Essential Responsibilities

* Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and reports suspected violations.

* Follows ALARA guideline.

* Uses Universal Precautions in all situations per policy and procedure.

* Utilizes proper radiation protection to protect patient and all persons present from excessive radiation.

* Demonstrates knowledge of patient age-specific needs and provides the care needed.

* Obtains appropriate medical history before patient examination and prepares patient for exam.

* Documents any changes in patient condition using appropriate forms and contacting Radiology RN or appropriate person when necessary.

* Keeps patient informed of exam procedures, any delays, and allows patient to ask questions regarding the procedure.

* Prioritizes stat procedures and organizes patient flow.

* Keeps open communication with Emergency Department Physicians and Staff on patient exams, delays, concerns and care.

* Performs CT procedures of highest technical quality.

* Performs appropriate procedures as ordered. Assists Radiologist who is performing procedure.

* Proficient in use of all CT equipment and reporting all deficiencies to immediate supervisor.

* Proficient in documenting procedure appropriately in PACS and patient chart. Utilizes required forms and billing procedures.

* Prioritizes procedures and utilizes time wisely to complete daily workload within scheduled shift.

* Assists in other areas of the CT department, as needed.

* Flexible in working additional shifts and/or different shifts, as needed.

* Maintains cleanliness of CT rooms and surrounding area.

* Checks supplies and stocks CT rooms, as necessary, reporting any deficiencies.

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Associated topics: arrt, cardiac, cath, cath lab, cath laboratory, computerized, ct scan, ct technologist, mammographer, scan

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• Location: Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage

• Post ID: 156313677 palmsprings
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