CT Technologist - 16 hrs/wk, 2nd shift
Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center

Findlay, Ohio

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Job Description
PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION

Provide diagnostic CT studies officially and completely for the purpose of diagnosis and/or treatment of anatomical and physiologic disorders under the direction and supervision of Radiologist while maintaining professional ethics.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

Duty 1: Selects proper technique and protocols pertaining to the CT scan. Able to tailor protocols depending on the patients abilities/inabilities, in order to achieve the highest imaging quality.

Duty 2: Consistently able to multi-task, work in a timely manner and adjust to busy or stressful situation easily and calmly.

Duty 3: Demonstrates knowledge of the department and management line of authority and follows proper lines of communication. Shows good problem solving skills and seeks guidance and direction as necessary.

Duty 4: Regularly strives to educate themselves regarding new procedures equipment etc... within the CT Department and shows willingness to learn new procedures.

Duty 5: Coordinates with other departments, radiologist, and offices to enhance the imaging productivity, customer satisfaction, and referral pattern.

Duty 6: Explains procedures to patient ensuring understanding comfort, safety and privacy as well as inquiring of patient, and /or representative, a thorough medical history, as it pertains to procedure being done.

Duty 7: Adheres to all policies, procedures, rules and regulations as they pertain to the department and/or regulatory agencies.

Duty 8: Finishes all work prior to leaving shift (including stocking and cleaning rooms) and completes all computer and paperwork prior to starting exam. Discharges patient with proper information.

Duty 9: Demonstrates complete working knowledge of the CT scan hardware, software, and other hospital programs such as PACS.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Licensed by the state of Ohio as Radiologic Technologist (ODH)
  • Registered by American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
  • Following a registration in Radiologic Technology, the associate must then pass an advanced level examination in CT through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT), within 24 months of hire date
  • BLS Certification
  • On-call duties require the associate to arrive at the facility within 30 minutes after being contacted by hospital personnel.
  • Positive service-oriented interpersonal and communication skills required.
  • Individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served on his/her assigned unit/department. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient status. Must be able to interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to their age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the area's policies and procedures.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Three months of CT experience preferred.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS

This position requires a full range of body motion including handling and lifting of patients. Associate must be able to lift intermittently 50 pounds or more throughout the day. Total lifting time per day is approximately one (l) hour. This position requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. The position does require some bending, kneeling and twisting. The associate must be able to push and pull the patient while providing treatment. The associate must have corrected vision and hearing in the normal range to provide efficient patient care. Individual must have excellent eye/hand coordination and finger dexterity to operate equipment and to perform injections. The associate must be able to tolerate a cold work environment of 68 degrees. Individual must be able to work by themselves to take on-call and weekend assignments.

This position is classified "at risk" for possible occupational exposure to blood borne pathogens (HBV, HIV, etc.)


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