CT Technologist

Requisition ID
2020-113089
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Diagnostic Imaging Center
Hours / Pay Period
72
Shift
Night
Standard Hours
9pm - 9:30am
Facility / Process Level : Name
CHI Mercy Health of Roseburg
Location
OR-ROSEBURG

Overview

CHI Mercy Medical Center is the leading provider of comprehensive healthcare services and programs for the more than 107,000 residents of Douglas County, Oregon. Our history of service in the region dates back more than 100 years to when the Sisters of Mercy raised $12,000 from generous local donors to build Roseburg’s first hospital. Today’s Mercy is a sophisticated, 174-bed medical center offering patients throughout the region local access to highly trained medical professionals, advanced technologies, and a wide range of preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, and rehabilitative services. Our 1000 plus employees, 225 medical staff, and 300 volunteers offer an array of services that eliminate the need for patients to travel out of town for care in the vast majority of instances.

In 2019, Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health aligned to form CommonSpirit Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services. We are committed to building healthy communities, advocating for poor and vulnerable populations, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

Pay Scale: $32.55 - $43.26

 

Shift: Full Time, Friday, Saturday & Sunday 9pm - 9:30am

 

Job Summary:

 

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Imaging Services and/or Mercy Outpatient Imaging Manager, the CT Technologist works closely with the referring and interpreting physicians, other department staff and patients. The CT Technologist is qualified for and will perform technical support in CT and Radiology. This position requires rotating on-call.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Performs C.T. scans, general x-rays, radiology and CT procedures, as well as assists in the OR as needed. Routinely provides exams of high quality and presents them to Radiologist for interpretation.
  • Performs routine diagnostic and fluoroscopic radiology exams of high quality.
  • Provides for patient safety and comfort during procedures. Practices radiation safety during exams in keeping with ALARA principle. Applies hand hygiene standards at all times.
  • Provides for the care and handling of patients in all age groups related to practice area, including special consideration of their specific needs.
  • Completes all required paperwork in a timely and accurate manner. Assures all fields are complete including, but not limited to contrast type, usage, amount and time out reporting in accordance with department and The Joint Commission safety standards.
  • Completes exams on Meditech, to include all applicable ancillary charges. Verifies exam on PACS in a timely manner upon exam completion.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of equipment, restocking, ordering of supplies and quality control.

Qualifications

License/Certification:

  • Current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) licensure required.
  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) registry in CT and Radiology required.
  • Must have current BLS within 30 days of hire.

Experience:

  • Must be able to work without supervision, be organized and a self-starter.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.    

Education:

  • Graduate of approved Radiology Technology program.

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Related Skills: cat scan, mri, mammography, bone density, nuclear medicine, echocardiogram, segmental blood pressure, ekg, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, radiography, electroencephalic (EEG), electrocardiographic (EKG), segmental blood pressures, DEXA, computerized tomography (CT), radio-opaque contrast, vital signs, cystograms, hysterosalpingogram, anatomy, physiology, picture archiving and communications system (PACS), magnetic resonance, venipuncture, contrast injections, retrograde urethragrams, sterile techniques, x-ray, sonographers, sonography

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