Under the direct supervision of a Radiologist the CT Technologist performs exams at a technical level that does not require direct supervision over technical detail. This position requires advanced medical imaging knowledge, including skill in cross-sectional anatomy.A complete knowledge of all types of diagnostic CT exams and interventional procedures is required. Uses independent judgment, ingenuity and acquired knowledge to obtain quality diagnostic images. Assists with interventional procedures.
- A high school diploma or GED equivalent; graduate of an ARRT approved Radiological Technology School program is required.
- Registration and certification with the American Registry of Radiological Technologists and licensure with the State of are required.
- Must remain current with ARRT continuing education requirements and maintain an active ARRT certificate.
- Advanced certification from the ARRT in Computerized Tomography is expected from the incumbent within one year of hire.
- Must have certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support upon hire and maintain clinical competency during employment with ECHN in this role.
- Must have a full knowledge of CT exams and interventional procedures. Technologist must be capable of performing exams independently.
- Must have a complete working knowledge in the principals of physics, anatomy, medical terminology, sterile technique and radiation protection as it relates to CT practice.
- Must be able to speak, read and write effectively using the English language.
- This position requires the incumbent work cooperatively with department staff by sharing in taking rotational call and holiday hours.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITES:
Disclaimer: Job descriptions are not intended, nor should they be construed to be, exhaustive lists of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.They are intended to be accurate reflections of the principal duties and responsibilities of this position.These responsibilities and competencies listed below may change from time to time.