CT Technologist

Silver Spring, Maryland
Feb 14, 2017
Jun 07, 2017
Full Time
Position Purpose:Job Description Details:

General Summary:

Produces high quality computed tomography exams, while assuring proper and professional patient care.  Position requires application of precise positioning techniques, combined with accurate settings of technical factors, as well as monitoring of equipment, to insure proper functioning.  Constant mental attention required, while performing studies, and proper sterile technique.  Accountable for operation of imaging equipment, to make images of designated areas of body, under supervision of radiologist.  Maintains confidentiality of patient and organization related information.  Adheres to standard precautions.  Completes annual mandatory training, in-services, competency documentation, and any other departmental documents.  Identifies care needs of patients and significant others, and implements interventions and utilizes equipment necessary to meet specific needs of patient population served, including neonate, infant, pediatric, young adult, middle adult, and late adult.  Effectively participates in team and committee activities of Medical Imaging.  Participates in quality assessment and improvement programs.  Attends departmental staff meetings.  Assists in orientation of new staff.  Completes other duties, as assigned, such as on-call, transporting patients, cleaning rooms, stocking supplies, and peer reviews.  Supports Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Health.

Minimum Licensure & Certification Required (if applicable):

1.  Certification from American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), or Registry eligible.

2.  Licensed by State of Maryland.

3.  Current BLS Healthcare Provider certification from American Heart Association.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:

1.  Graduate of Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) approved radiologic technology program.

2.  One (1) year of experience in CT Scan preferred.

3.  Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand English.

Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.

Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) status.

Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.