Fighting cancer takes great strength and courage. It also takes an exceptional team of CT Technologists working alongside our physicians to provide support and be a part of our patient's experience in our clinic. We are looking for a dynamic, patient-centered CT Technologist to join our exceptional team. If you like multi-tasking and being that friendly face to patients before they meet with their doctor, we want you to join our team.
About Us: Our mission is to increase access to and advance the delivery of high-quality cancer care in America. As part of US Oncology, one of the nation's largest health care services networks dedicated exclusively to cancer treatment and can quickly bring the latest advances in cancer care to our patients. Most importantly, we understand the special needs of cancer patients, and are devoted to caring for the whole person, not just the disease. Responsibilities:
Performing diagnostic CT and X-Ray imaging procedures and related functions to include injecting IV contrast, the administration of oral contrast, protocol setup, patient positioning, reconstruction and filming of images, image transfers to PACs or treatment planning system, and archiving of image data.
Assist in procedure scheduling and related front office functions to ensure smooth workflow and development of teaching and educational information.
Provide protection for patient and self in accordance with prescribed safety standards. Conducts daily quality control measures to monitor scanner/equipment performance.
Responsible for patient data and films including archiving, retrieval, network data transfers, and requesting of outside films.
Application and understanding of the contraindications associated with the administration of IV contrast; recognizing adverse reactions and proper protocols to follow in the event of an adverse reaction.
Provide protection for patients and staff in accordance with prescribed safety standards.
Conduct daily and/or monthly quality control measures to monitor scanner/equipment performance and take appropriate action if indicated.
Maintain confidentiality of all protected health information for patients and staff.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
Associates or bachelor's degree in Radiologic Technology from an American Medical Association accredited program and Certified American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in Radiography and CT. Minimum of one (1) to three (3) years of experience in CT preferred and state licensure where applicable.
Associate degree in Radiologic Technology from an accredited school.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or the ability to obtain within three (3) months of hire.
Knowledge and experience with patient scheduling and billing systems.
Excellent customer service and communication skills.
Commitment to quality standards and patient safety.
Monitor compliance with all safety and regulatory requirements.
Experience leading others in a team environment. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physical demands of this job typically require full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination for operation and repair of all department equipment. Lifts and carries items weighing up to 50 pounds. Lifts and pushes patients in wheelchairs/stretchers weighing up to 300 pounds and places in appropriate positions for operation of equipment. Requires ability to reach above shoulder height. Requires sitting/standing for extensive periods of time. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. What You Bring to the Team:
ARRT certification in CT and Radiography.
Previous X-Ray and CT experience preferred.
General knowledge of patient scheduling and billing systems.
Strong interpersonal skills and experience interacting with diverse individuals at all levels.