CT Scan Technologist

Employer
University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center
Location
La Plata, MD
Posted
Oct 15, 2021
Closes
Oct 17, 2021
Ref
145650534
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Operates imaging equipment to produce images of the body for diagnostic purposes, as directed by the Radiologist, Clinical Coordinator or appropriate corresponding Lead Imaging Technologist. Education & Experience: Associate's Degree or equivalent from a two year college or technical school or six (6) months to one (1) year related experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Knowledge of anatomical positioning and human physiology (as appropriate to modality) required. Knowledge of radiation protection as warranted. Licensure & Certification: Licensure as a Radiographer in the State of Maryland required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. National Board Certification required. Advanced Certification in CT required. Skills & Abilities: Knowledge of anatomical positioning and human physiology (as appropriate to modality) required. Knowledge of radiation protection as warranted. The ability to ensure the confidentiality and rights of all patient and departmental documents as required. The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in written form with patients, physicians, health system officials, other health system personnel and the general public is essential. Ability to apply mathematical concepts in order to select appropriate technical factors. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret physicians' orders and other written communications methods of the health care team is essential. Physical Demands Will work in a clean, well-lighted environment. The job requires pushing and pulling and lifting of equipment weighing in excess of 100 lbs. up to 40% of the time. Requires lifting and positioning of patients weighing up to 400 lbs. with the assistance of other staff members, up to 60% of the time. The position requires walking and standing 75% of the time, and requires carrying of supplies and other items. UM Charles Regional is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Location: University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center . Radiology Schedule: Full Time, Day/Every Other Weekend, 80 hrs bi-weekly; Core Schedule: Sun, Mon, Tue, Thrurs

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