HCA, Hospital Corporation of America CT Technologist PRN in Nashville, Tennessee
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_POSITION SUMMARY:_ The Computed Tomography (CT) Technologist must demonstrate an understanding of human anatomy, physiology, pathology, pharmacology, and medical terminology. The Computed Tomography (CT) Technologist must maintain a high degree of accuracy in positioning and exposure technique. He/she must maintain knowledge about radiation protection and safety. They prepare for and assist the radiologist in the completion of intricate computed tomography examinations, including a range of tissue biopsies and fluid drainages. They prepare and administer contrast media in accordance with state, federal and hospital regulations. Computed Tomography (CT) Technologists are the primary liaison between patients and departmental physicians and other members of the support team. They must remain sensitive to the physical and emotional needs of the patient through good communication, patient assessment, patient monitoring, and patient care skills. They maintain confidentiality of all pertinent patient care information to assure that patient’s rights are protected. Ability to develop and maintain good working relationships both inter- and intra-departmentally; to foster good customer relations and to observe the Skyline Medical Center mission statement. Ability to be knowledgeable and compliant with the policies, procedures, and regulations relating to the Department of Medical Imaging. Ability to use professional and ethical judgment and critical thinking when performing their duties. Quality improvement and customer service allow the Computed Tomography (CT) Technologist to be a responsible member of the health care team by continually assessing professional performance. The Computed Tomography (CT) Technologist participates in continuing education for optimal patient care, public education and enhanced knowledge and technical competence.
_QUALIFICATIONS:_ * Graduation from an accredited education program in Radiologic technology. * ARRT R.T. (R)(denotes successful completion of the ARRT certification examination) (or registry eligible) or * ARRT R.T. (R)(CT) (denotes successful completion of the computed tomography advanced-level examination) * 2 years post-graduate experience – optional * Must obtain CT registration within 12 months of hire * American Heart Association BLS certification required. * Shifts will vary so the preferred candidate must be flexible including nights and some weekends.
Title: CT Technologist PRN
Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Skyline Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06020-52076