CT Technologist I

Seton Health Kyle , TX 78640

Posted 4 weeks ago

Job Summary:

The CT Technologist I performs computerized tomographic procedures for the diagnosis of disease and injury according to protocols established by radiologists.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic and technical parameters accurately.

  • Prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within the accepted scope of practice and applicable state and federal regulations.

  • Observes patient during procedure and reports abnormal activity. Monitors protocols and recommends updates or refinements as warranted.

  • Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines.

  • Performs CT, diagnostic and specialized radiographic procedures. Observes procedure protocols and assesses procedure quality via analysis of filmed image. Ensures that ancillary staff, family members and co-workers observe radiation safety procedures and performs education as needed.

  • Monitors protocols and recommends updates or refinements as warranted. Determines the need for equipment maintenance and reports malfunctions in a timely manner. Establishes an orderly and clean working environment.

  • Charges examinations and supplies and completes paperwork.

  • Assesses patient and family need for education and assistance specific to imaging procedure and coordinates service.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • May be required to be "on-call."

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists license in Radiography (ARRT-R) is required or must be obtained prior to hire or job transfer date.

  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS-HCP) course completion card from the American Heart Association is required prior to hire or job transfer date.

  • Texas Medical Board Medical Radiologic Technologist General Certification (MRT, category G) is required or must be obtained prior to hire or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologist license in Computed Tomography (ARRT-CT) is preferred.

Education & Experience:

  • Degree in Radiologic Technology is preferred

  • Six (6) months of experience as a registered Radiologic Technologist is required.

  • Previous CT experience is preferred.

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