Department: CT SCANNER--7680
Shift: Evenings
Shift Starting Time: 1430
Shift Ending Time: 2300
Employment Status: Full-Time
Post Date: 05 / 13 / 2021

CT Technologist

Description:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: under the supervision of the Radiologist, the technologist is responsible for choosing proper scan protocols for the ordered examination. Operating the CT equipment with minimal radiation exposure to the patient. Evaluating patient chart for possible allergies or contradictions to IV contrast prior to administration. Assisting Radiologist in invasive procedures. Properly sending all examinations to the PACs (Picture Archiving System) in a timely fashion for the Radiologist to interpret. Maintains supplies and emergency equipment for the department. Must be able to perform jobs in all patient care and operational areas subject to reasonable accommodations, also be able to employ all mandatory safety devices and procedures. Must participate in the Respiratory Protection Program, which may include the wearing of a respirator. This is a union position.

Requirements:

 

Education:        Completion of Radiologic Health Sciences of California program.

 

Experience:      

  • Preferred but not required.

Licenses/Certificates:

  • CRT required
  • ARRT (R) required
  • ARRT (CT) certification preferred
  • Fluoroscopy Permit required within 6 months of hire/transfer
  • [for incumbent technologists must obtain by December 31, 2015]
  • Current BLS Certification through AHA required