Cat Scan Tech (Evenings)

Lifepoint Hospitals Athens , TN 37303

Posted 2 months ago

CT Tech

  • Imaging

  • Full-Time

  • Evening Shift -position available.

Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Reviews patient history and physician's orders.

  • Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment, and exam to ensure patient's understanding and cooperation.

  • When ordered, prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice.

  • Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate.

  • Prepares equipment and supplies.

  • Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment.

  • Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.

  • Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s).

  • Analyzes results and identifies issues with the quality of imaging results.

  • Takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues, including repositioning patient and repeating procedure.

  • Enters, transmits and reports scan results.

Qualifications:

  • Associate degree of Applied Science in Radiography is required.

  • Current ARRT licensure is required.

  • BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required at the time of hire.

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment, and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

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