CT Technician - PRN

Overview

Date Posted:
7/22/2019
Job Code:
7016
Location:
Department - Enterprise
Address:
4400 Long Prairie Rd
City:
Flower Mound
State:
TX
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Radiology

Description

 

Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the people in the communities we serve.  We are committed to providing excellent service to our patients, and we believe excellence begins with our employees. Voted Best Places to Work by Modern Healthcare Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound has an exciting opportunity to add to our family. 

Performs a variety of imaging procedures and is responsible for patient safety protocols.  Functions as the first line interface with customers in the successful accomplishment of their imaging needs.  Participates in CQI activities. Competency will be maintained in accordance with criteria defined by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT), and the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

  • Perform complex tasks associated with the operation of high strength magnets and related equipment to produce special images of specific body parts.  
  • Use radiation safety measures and protection devices to comply with government regulations and to ensure safety of patients and staff.
  • Take thorough and accurate patient medical histories and notify the Radiologist as necessary.
  • Screen patients for MRI safety prior to procedure performance.
  • Explain procedures and observe patients to ensure safety and comfort during exam.
  • Coordinate work with clerical personnel and other technologists.
  • Start I.V's and administer contrast media as directed and per protocol.
  • Monitor patients' conditions and reactions, reporting abnormal signs to physician.
  • Responsible to take call and follow callback guidelines.
  • Assist other technologists during downtime.
  • Assists in training of students and ancillary personnel.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

 
  • Graduate of an accredited Radiology technologist program is required
  • 1+ years of previous CT experience required
  • Experience working in fast-paced environment preferred
  • Must have current ARRT and TDH license 
  • Registered in Computed Tomography preferred