Under general direction, theComputed Tomography (CT) Technologist operates CT equipment to obtain highquality CT examinations of various body parts as ordered by the physician. TheCT Technologist prepares patients, processes images and assists physicians asneeded. The CT Technologist ensures proper patient preparation, verifiesscreening protocols, and answers questions.
The CT Technologist job duties include,but are not limited to:
Evaluatespatient's history and symptoms for the procedure's clinical criteria.
Assistspatient in dressing for exam and attends to patient's physical well-being whiletransporting to and from exam room and table, and positioning for exam.
Instructs/communicateswith patient and/or patient's family (as appropriate) regarding the tests to beperformed and assesses the patient's ability to tolerate exam.
Verifiesthe requisition/chart for priority, date, ordering comments, physician's notes,precautions and patient consent forms.
Administersintravenous injections of contrast material; observes patients for adverse reactions.
Performshigh quality CT examination according to exam protocol in a timely manner.
The ideal candidate for the CTTechnologist role will be able to demonstrate and maintain current knowledge,continued education and skills to provide appropriate care for the followingage groups (specific to department): newborn, pediatric, young adult, adult andgeriatric.
Location/FacilityBSW Memorial Hospital Temple Texas
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Immediate eligibility forhealth and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan withdollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/orlevel.
BaylorScott & White Health (BSWH) is the largestnot-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the UnitedStates. With a commitment to and a trackrecord of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient,BSWH stands to be one of the nations exemplary health care organizations. Foundedas a Christian ministry of healing, the mission of Baylor Scott & White Health is to promote thewell-being of all individuals, families and communities. Joiningour team is not just accepting a job, it is accepting a calling!
EDUCATION Grad of an Accredited Program
EXPERIENCE Minimum/no experience required
CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION ARRT-CT Computed Tomography (ARRT-CT): Must be certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Computed Tomography (CT).
Basic Life Support (BLS): Basic Life Support is Required.
Medical Radiologic Tech (MRT): Licensed by the State of Texas Medical Board as a Medical Radiologic Technologist (MRT).
ARRT-N Nuclear Medicine Tech (ARRT-N), ARRT-R Radiography (ARRT-R), Cert Nuclear Med Tech (CNMT): Must also be certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Radiography (R) or in Nuclear Medicine (N) or by Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board as a Certified Nuclear Medicine Tech (CNMT).
Internal Number: 20010499
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!