Emerus

Computed Tomography (CT) Technologist (PRN)

US-NV-Las Vegas
8 months ago
ID
2017-5028
Las Vegas (Sahara)
Type
PRN
Shift Type
Nights

About Us

Emerus and joint venture partner Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican, are excited to introduce community based, patient-centered acute episodic care throughout the greater Las Vegas, Nevada 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. 

Position Overview

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.

Essential Job Functions

  • 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.

Other Job Functions

  • 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

Basic Qualifications

  • 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

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