CT Scan Technologist_Inpatient
Company: Renown Health
Posted on: February 19, 2021
Under the supervision of the CT Supervisor, the incumbent produces
diagnostic CT scans, assisting the radiologist in diagnostic CT
scan procedures, and ensuring patient care while representing the
vision and mission of Renown Health System.
Nature and Scope
The incumbent must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary
to provide care based on physical, motor/sensory, psychosocial, and
safety appropriate to the age of the patient served and meets
standards of quality as measured by the unit/department age
specific competency standards.
The incumbent is responsible for coordination of the daily workflow
and assist in the throughput of ER, in-patients and outpatients and
providing for appropriate QC monitoring, as specified in the
evaluation section of the job description.
The incumbent is responsible to maintain current CPR certification,
mandatory in-services, etc.
This position has the authority to make technical decisions that
will provide the best possible CT scans, and administer IV contrast
materials under the direction of the radiologist.
This position must be proficient in the use of in-house CT scanning
and contrast injecting equipment. This position will require
training and general knowledge attained to operate the hospital and
departmental computer systems.
The major challenges to this position are related to advance
imaging for trauma, Stroke, Code aorta, in-patients, outpatients
and staying current with changes in the field of CT. Managing
appropriate care prioritizations with rapidly changing volumes
demands. Coordinating with the CT department on a daily basis as
well as providing strategic planning input for the future direction
of the department.
The incumbent is required to perform CT procedures of the human
body according to the guidelines recommended by the Imaging
Director and Renown Health CT Department Policy & Procedure
The incumbent is challenged to operate a variety of sophisticated
CT imaging units and image storage systems.
The incumbent must provide optimal patient care through assessment,
planning, implementation, and exam evaluation of neonatal,
adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients and families.
Excellent communication skills, ability to be flexible and function
in a fast-changing environment and work under stress along with
ability to maintain strict confidentiality is essential.
This position does provide patient care.
The foregoing description is not intended and should not be
construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills
and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is
intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and
level of the job.
Requirements - Required and/or Preferred
Must have working-level knowledge of the English language,
including reading, writing and speaking English.
2 years of clinical diagnostic radiographic experience
American Registry of Radiological Technologists ARRT(R) upon hire.
AART (CT) Registry must be acquired within 12 months upon hire.
State of Nevada license for Medical Radiography.
AHA BLS within 60 days upon hire.
Computer / Typing:
Must possess, or be able to obtain within 90 days, the computers
skills necessary to complete online learning requirements for
job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies,
complete online benefits enrollment, etc.
Keywords: Renown Health, Reno , CT Scan Technologist_Inpatient, Other , Reno, Nevada
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