CT Technologist I/Weekender AH CP Providence
Company: Atrium Health
Posted on: October 19, 2020
Job Req ID: 718581
Position Number: 00170506
Employment Type: Part Time
Shift Details: 7p-7a every Saturday & Sunday
Standard Hours: 24.00
Department Name: Radiology - CT HP Providence
Location: Atrium Health Pineville
Our mission is to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing
- for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our
current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as
possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For
more information, please visit atriumhealth.org/about-us.Job
Performs procedures in accordance to the departmental protocols and
standards. Operates CT Scanners, IV contrast injectors, O2, suction
equipment, patient transport and patient monitoring equipment.
Performs all patient interactions with AIDET (Acknowledge,
Introduce, Duration, Explanation, Thank You).
- Examines requests and verifies orders of each assigned patient.
Refers and questions orders to the Radiologist before performing
exam. Contacts ordering physician when there are
- Correlates other test results and laboratory data with exam
- Obtains medications, radiopharmaceuticals, or contrast
materials as directed for administration by a licensed
practitioner, authorized/certified technologist, or registered
- Reviews in-patient and outpatient/clinic charts to obtain
pertinent clinical history and records medical history on
- Verifies the patient by checking armband and validates proof of
identity. Performs CT Scanning and assists Radiologist during
invasive procedures. Prepares and administers IV contrast according
to departmental protocols.
- Performs basic patient care functions and informs appropriate
nursing personnel of any changes in the patient's condition.
- Evaluates technical quality of images and consults with a
Radiologist if needed. Recognizes abnormal anatomy and processes
any additional, reconstructed images, and/or measurements as
- Reports malfunctioning equipment to the Radiology
- Assists other medical personnel, such as anesthesia, when
performing exams or services in conjunction with a CT Scan.
This position requires moderate to heavy physical efforts in
lifting and moving patients, equipment and supplies. Motor
coordination needed to operate heavy and delicate equipment.
Occasional standing, walking and sitting during normal operation.
May be required to stretch, bend, twist, squat or kneel in the
daily operation of the CT department. Must be able to understand
and perform CT procedures including invasive procedures. Vision and
hearing for distances up to 10 feet is necessary. May be exposed to
various physical conditions throughout the day such as walking on
hard surfaces, climbing stairs, being near moving equipment. Able
to adapt to changes in temperature and humidity. Required to use
radiation safety guidelines to prevent exposure to ionizing
Education, Experience and Certifications
Graduate from an Accredited 2 year AMA and ARRT Approved Program in
Radiologic Technology required. ARRT and CPR certification
required. 1 to 2 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology or 1 year
experience in CT Scanning or equivalent applicable experience
required. Positive interpersonal communication skills required. IV
Certification required before performing venous contrast
administration. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS
HCP) from AHA required.At Atrium Health, our patients, communities
and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment
to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is
superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than
900 care locations.
As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment
where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our
culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve
our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and
the communities we serve.
Posting Notes: Not Applicable
Atrium Health is an EOE/AA Employer
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