Emerus Computed Tomography (CT) Technologist - Grand Prairie in Grand Prairie, Texas
Emerus and joint venture partner Baylor Scott and White, are excited to introduce community based, patient-centered acute episodic care throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth region. Our state-of-the-art hospitals are fully accredited and provide highly individualized care. We have created a special place where patients can expect the highest level of care when every second counts. From the moment a patient walks through the door, a team of exceptional medical professionals take charge, treating patients with speed, compassion and expertise. With this partnership we are able to expand services to communities in convenient locations with compassionate, efficiency and excellence while maintaining our high stands for quality, safety and service.
The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of imaging procedures, including CT and X-Rays, and fluoroscopy at a technical level not requiring constant supervision.
Provide technical assistance and supportive patient care to assist the physicians, nurses and other technical and administrative staff in meeting the needs of individual patients throughout the facility.
Operate and maintain all imaging department equipment including but not limited to X-Ray, CT, C-Arm, CR reader, and PACS
Perform all imaging exams in accordance with established policies, procedures, regulations, and laws and ensure the physician on duty is notified of the results.
Perform basic clinical procedures under the direction of the physician and/or nurse on duty.
Maintain all required documentation, logs, charts, forms and records in paper and electronic formats.
Collect laboratory samples and perform lab testing in accordance with established policies and procedures, as well as COLA and CLIA regulations.
Maintain an adequate supply of all reagents and consumables to perform quality testing.
Perform all routine daily, weekly, monthly, and periodic maintenance and function checks following established protocol for all imaging equipment.
Perform Quality Control as established by this laboratory.
Perform Proficiency Testing and/or Split Sample analysis periodically as established by this facility.
Retain records of all analytic activities performed for a minimum of two years.
Perform all Quality Assessment activities assigned to this position and document these activities for periodic review by the Laboratory Supervisor and/or the Laboratory Director.
Perform duties as ER Technician as needed
Maintain an adequate supply of all reagents and consumables to perform quality testing
Perform all routine daily, weekly, monthly, and periodic maintenance and function checks following established protocol for all imaging equipment
Travel to all facility locations as required
Attend staff meetings or other company sponsored or mandated meetings as required
Perform additional duties as assigned
High School diploma or GED, required
Graduation from an AMA-approved school of Radiology Technology, required
Certified as a medical radiologic technologist and/or CT machine operator as required by the state in which practicing, required
Registered Technologist with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in radiography and computed tomography, required
Current BLS certification, required
Associate’s Degree in radiology, preferred
3+ years radiologic/imaging experience, preferred
2+ years of CT experience, preferred
1+ years of emergency room experience, preferred
Proficiency with most X-ray/CT equipment, manufacturer’s hardware/software and PACS
Position requires fluency in English; written and oral communication
Shift Type: Days
External Company URL: http://www.emerus.com/