HCA Cypress , TX 77429
North Cypress Medical Center Cypress, Texas
CT Technologist Radiology
North Cypress Medical Center is a 139-licensed bed, general acute care hospital, founded by local physicians who wanted to create a sophisticated, upscale, patient-friendly healthcare environment for their community. Our services include the latest, state-of-the-art medical technology and equipment, well-respected area physicians, and an upscale 5-star hotel-like ambiance. Designed with patients and physicians in mind, North Cypress aims to be the hospital of choice for the Northwest corridor.
As part of the HCA Healthcare network of affiliated facilities, North Cypress Medical Center is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services including:
Emergency Services with 4 free-standing locations
Weight Loss Center
Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine
North Cypress Medical Center is currently looking for a CT Technologist Radiology.
(CT Technologist) Under the general direction of the Director and Manager of Imaging Services and the Supervisor of CT, the CT Technologist is responsible for the provision of computed tomographic radiographs to patients in accordance with physicians' orders. The CT Technologist provides for patient safety and high quality testing. Effective communication and interpersonal skills are required to interact with patient, physicians, visitors, and other staff members. Rapidly changing work flow requires an ability to handle high stress environments.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION:
Prepares patients for CT exam, explains procedure and ensures technical quality.
Ensures safe care to patients, adhering to policies, procedures, and standards.
Demonstrates ability to accurately provide quality CT examinations in a timely manner.
Is able to handle high volume, high stress situations.
Has exceptional critical thinking skills and problem solving abilities.
Promotes individual professional growth and development by meeting requirements for mandatory/continuing education.
Upholds the highest standards of customer service at all times ("customer" includes patients, family members, co-workers, referring physicians, etc.).
Actively participates in P.I. activities established by the Imaging Department.
Possesses knowledge of medical terminology sufficient to work accurately within the Imaging Department.
Serves as a mentor and resource to less experienced staff/students.
Completes other tasks and activities as assigned.
Adheres to the Customer Services Principles of Tomball Regional Medical Center.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Associates, Diploma or BSRT degree in Radiologic Technology
Previous experience in CT in a clinic or hospital setting is preferred.
LICENSURE AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED
Current registration with ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists)
Advanced certification in CT required within 6 months of employment
Current licensure by the Texas Department of Health as an MRT
Current BLS from American Heart Association