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EducationHigh School Diploma or GED Required Experience6 months clinical CT or one (1) year general radiology experience RequiredOther Network float position: One (1) year general Radiology experience Required Licenses and Certifications Current and valid American Registry Of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and Completion of an ARRT accredited Radiology General Procedures program or US military Radiology General Procedures training program Required Current and valid American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) Required Current and valid CRT & CTCT license or temporary CTCT license Required Current and valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification Required
Job SummaryUnder the direction of a radiologist, this CAT Scan Technologist performs diagnostic/therapeutic procedures, requiring independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative. Assumes responsibility for tasks or procedures as assigned.
Performs data entry operations using appropriate hospital software package. Staff member may be required to provide coverage at various locations in the network.
Reviews patient identification, orders, and history to ensure correct patient, procedure, imaging site, Protocols procedure with radiologist as needed. Transports patients to and from the exam room and assists them into position using safe patient handling techniques and equipment.
Performs CT procedures and observes patient during procedure to ensure patient's safety and comfort. Administers contrast materials as required. Able to initiate emergency response to contrast reaction as needed.
Obtains and evaluates images for technical quality assurance factors including image laterality marking and annotation as required by CT procedure protocols. Utilizes RIS, PACS and other, ancillary image management systems as needed.
Plans, schedules, and coordinates daily workflow for the department's activities
Maintains equipment in efficient operating order. Performs and documents all required quality control testing. Contacts service for repair and maintenance as directed.
Rotates throughout the department as staffing and volume dictates.
Participates in orientation, training, and in-servicing of staff, as needed.
Maintains an orderly, clean and safe environment of patients and staff in assigned area. Maintains stock and inventory as assigned.
Performs other duties as assigned.
John C. Lincoln Hospitals