HCA, Hospital Corporation of America CT Scan Technician PRN in Boerne, Texas
Methodist Boerne Emergency Center, a free-standing emergency department of Methodist Hospital, offers a unique healthcare model, using sophisticated telecommunications technologies to link the emergency center to all the resources of Methodist Healthcare hospitals and physicians in San Antonio, providing timely urgent care with the depth of resources of an acute care hospital. Medical services are offered 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. The facility includes 15 treatment rooms providing a full range of services, including radiology, telemetry and a full service laboratory. Methodist Boerne Emergency Center offers the benefits of immediate intervention for serious emergencies when treatment time is critical.
General Statement of Duties:
The CT Technologist performs diagnostic procedures to include 3-D acquisitions, reconstructions’ biopsy and drainage exams utilizing a CT scanner and imaging equipment using the principles of computerized tomography. He/she is responsible for exam data entry within the Radiology Information System. Additional duties include charging/ordering supplies for quality control in the CT area; conducts quality control of assigned individual scans and assists in training new technologists/students.
Essential Job Functions:
Demonstrates competency in all areas of computerized tomography (CT), positioning, procedure preparation, and technical factors associated with the CT Systems. Will display knowledge in the use of all other equipment used in CT Scan, such as: power injectors, stereotactic biopsy equipment, biopsy and drainage needles and devices, and any other devices/equipment used in CT.
Responsible for the proper use of the Radiology Computer System (scheduling exams, patient tracking, film tracking, proper completion of exams, capture charges).
Must demonstrate the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care to neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.
Will follow safety policies and procedures applicable to the job, recognizes impending crisis situations and institutes measures (such as adjusting priorities) to prevent further complications and makes a report to their supervisor.
Maintains cleanliness and inventory of the lab to include equipment and facilities. Will follow proper disinfection techniques, restocks supplies as necessary, carts or work area will be cleaned and stocked at the completion of each shift.
Must be able to complete assignments independently and to work as part of a team; to take instructions from supervisors; to exercise problem-solving skills; and to interact with co-workers, supervisors, patients, vendors and the public in a professional and pleasant manner.
Minimum Education, Experience, Training, Required Knowledge, Skill, Abilities and Other Job-Related Characteristics: 1. Education: ONE of the following: 1. New hires as of October 1, 2011: A. Certificate of Training in Radiologic Technology Program B. Associates of Science or above in Radiologic Technology 2. Current employees: A. Certificate of Training in Radiologic Technology Program B. Associates degree or higher degree 2. Experience: none required 3. Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable). 4. Preferred: Two years experience in CT
Minimum License, Certificates, or Registrations Required ALL of the following: 1. Medical Radiologic Technologist Certification from Texas Department of Health 2. American Registry of Radiologic Technologist ARRT (CT) certification A. New Hire: Must have within 6 months of hire date B. Current Registry Eligible Employees must obtain ARRT (CT) by October 1, 2012 C. Current Non-Registry Eligible Employees must obtain ALL of the following: i. ARRT by 12/31/2015 ii. ARRT (CT) by 06/30/2016
Title: CT Scan Technician PRN
Location: Texas-Boerne-Boerne Medical Center
Requisition ID: 25164-72180