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CT Technologist - The Jewish Hospital

Job ID: 4666262
Updated: September 27, 2018
Geographic Location: Cincinnati
Department: CT
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Days
Standard Hours: 40
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Job Summary

**Experienced CT Tech may be eligible for a sign on bonus!**

The computer tomography technologist is a certified health professional who, under the direction of an authorized user, is committed to applying the art and skill of diagnostic imaging through the safe and effective use of CT scanning equipment.  Responsibilities include direct patient care provided in a compassionate and timely manner.  The technologist's growth and development is maintained through ongoing medical and technical education and research and ultimately contributes to the delivery of quality patient care.

Specific Accountabilities:

 Professionalism:

  • Is neat in appearance and in accordance with established dress code that promotes professionalism.
  • Conducts self in a professional manner.
  • Maintains good rapport with other staff members.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality.

 Policies and Procedures:

  • Demonstrates knowledge of policies, procedures and emergency codes of the hospital and the radiology department.
  • Reviews all appropriate manuals annually.

 Job Knowledge:

  • Demonstrates knowledge of direct patient care for imaging.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of computed tomography procedures.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of operation of all equipment used in computed tomography.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of sterile technique.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of procedures that use contrast material.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of PACS.

 Quality:

  • Performs warm-up procedures on scanner daily.
  • Properly positions patient on CT scanning cradle and properly immobilizes with appropriate devices to obtain desired anatomic position.
  • Selects exposure techniques and correct computer protocol for exam.
  • Makes radiation exposures by energizing scanner per physician request and history.
  • Manipulates reconstructed images using a wide variety of available computer functions to optimally visualize desired anatomy.
  • Loads and programs pressure injector according to parameters established for each procedure.
  • ETC...

EDUCATION, SPECIALIZED AND/OR TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:**

  1. Graduate of an accredited School of Radiologic Technology
  2. Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology in CT
  3. License by the Ohio Department of Health.
  4. Current CPR certification

Hours:  Full-time, 40 hours, 1st varies, every third weekend

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to  abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

 

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Benefit Summary

We’ll also reward your hard work with:


• Great health, dental and vision plans
• Prescription drug coverage
• Flexible spending accounts
• Life insurance w/AD&D
• An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
• Paid time off
• Tuition reimbursement
• And a lot more

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