CT Technologist  

Location: Cleburne, TX
Date Posted: 12-12-2016
Required Minimum Education: 
Must be a graduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technology 

Required Minimum Experience: 
1+ years directly-related CT experience is required (Hospital experience preferred) 

Required License/Certification: 
Current ARRT (R) or eligible is required 
Current ARRT (R), MRT and CPR certifications are required 

Required Skills: 
Applicants should be skilled in all aspects of hospital diagnostic radiology and CT skills

Work Hours/Schedule: Full Time (40 Hrs/Wk),  Friday 2:00pm-10:00pm, Saturday 7:00am-11:00pm, Sunday 7:00am-11:00pm

Core Duties/Responsibilities:
- Assesses and recognizes the patient's emotional, physical, developmental, cognitive and psycho-social conditions. 
- Prepares room for examination (ie: suction, oxygen, supplies). 
- Checks physician orders and exam requisitions using time-out procedures. 
- Greets and acknowledges patient using two forms of identification. 
- Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitors patient during imaging. 
- Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment / crash cart checks. 
- Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient. 
- Administers contrast media and other medications in accordance with medication administration guidelines. 
- Processes patient information, displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed. 
- Appropriate response to age-specific and cultural needs are met. 
- Ensuring patient apparatus is in working order and ready to use to eliminate patient risk. 
- Exam and relevant clinical information is accurate. 
- The correct examination is performed on the correct patient. 
- The patient receives the appropriate care in consultation with Radiologist. 
- The patient's procedure is performed without incident. 
- Patients in distress are responded to appropriately. 
- Right patient, right medication, right dose, right route and right time are used according to age-specific needs. 
- Explains procedures to patient or guardian / family member if applicable prior to exam. 
- Positions patient to correct anatomical area of interest. 
- Performs complex procedures including age-related criteria and developmental considerations. 
- Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age-related factors. 
- Assists Radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique. 
- Processes and manipulates images, analyzes image quality, troubleshoots, makes technique adjustments or repeat procedures as needed. 
- Utilizes proper downtime procedures for PACS and HIS/RIS. 
- Correctly sends and transfers images to PACS. 
- Prints laser images from modality or PACS. 
- Coordinates with Centralized Scheduling and other modalities.

Keywords: “Radiology CT Scan”, “Radiology”, CT Technologist”, “X-Ray”, “ARRT”, “CT Technologist”, “CT”, “Cleburne”, “Hospital”
Skills and Certifications [note: bold skills and certification are required]
Very competitive salary and benefits!
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Full relocation package is available!
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