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Computed Tomography Technologist - (CT Tech)

Company: AMN Healthcare
Location: Gilbertsville
Posted on: June 11, 2024

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Job Description & RequirementsComputed Tomography Technologist - (CT Tech)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N Pay Rate: $2322.37 - $2675.782 years experience. 50-mile radius rule. No more than a 3-month work history gap in the last year. ****REQUIRED: PROOF of COVID & FLU vaccination MUST be provided at time candidate is submitted! Declinations are accepted.**** Job Duties Performs all types of imaging procedures & operates all equipment safely and properly including imaging equipment, injectors, & monitors. Reviews images of all exams, repeating as necessary to providing radiation protection in accordance with safety standards for best possible results. Communicates with the patient by addressing the patient by name, introducing self to the patient, explaining the exam in lay terms and keeping the patient Informed of exam progress. Ensures appropriate exam is ordered and images are delivered to the correct patient folder in PACS. Document LMP, fluoro time, number of images, appropriate history and any adverse reaction to contrast media or change in patient's condition. Prepares patients for imaging procedures by reviewing patient chart/script to verify pertinent information, assess patient's needs, medical history, and provides patient education. Attends department meetings or other mandatory meetings, assist with education and training of new employees, students and other ancillary personnel with a positive attitude. Ensures coordination of daily work duties with the team and coordinates timing of exams. Practices accurate and timely completion of scheduled and unscheduled work to maximize productivity while maintaining cleanliness and sanitation of the immediate work area. Required Qualifications Technical School Diploma Graduate of accredited Radiography program or equivalent and RT(CT) Certified 1 year experience as a Radiologic Technologist and 1 year experience as a CT technologist Ability to provide proper patient care essential to radiologic procedures. Knowledge and skills to perform all imaging exams on patients of all ages, adapting to various protocols. Proficient use of the advanced software for CT scanning and post procedure processing applications. Strong aptitude for CT technology. Strong interpersonal skills, positive attitude, and upbeat demeanor. American Heart Association Basic Life Support RT - Registered Technologist Radiology CT - Computed Tomography ARRT Preferred Qualifications Associate's Degree Graduate of Health Science program Knowledge and skills to perform venipuncture. Physical Demands Lift and carry 40-50 lbs. Examples: Push/pull patients on bed, stretcher (requires 29 lbs. push force), lateral transfers up to 50 lbs. of the patient's weight. Frequent to continuous standing/walking. Patient transporters can walk 8-10 miles per shift. *Patient care providers may be required to perform activities specific to their role including kneeling, bending, squatting and performing CPR.Required QualificationsRequired QualificationsTechnical School Diploma Graduate of accredited Radiography program or equivalent andRT(CT) Certified1 year experience as a Radiologic Technologist and1 year experience as a CT technologistAbility to provide proper patient care essential to radiologic procedures.Knowledge and skills to perform all imaging exams on patients of all ages, adapting to various protocols.Proficient use of the advanced software for CT scanning and post procedure processing applications.Strong aptitude for CT technology.Strong interpersonal skills, positive attitude, and upbeat demeanor.American Heart Association Basic Life SupportRT - Registered Technologist RadiologyCT - Computed Tomography ARRTPreferred QualificationsAssociate's Degree Graduate of Health Science programKnowledge and skills to perform venipuncture.Job BenefitsAllied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:Competitive pay ratesMedical, Dental, Vision401(k) and Flex SpendingLife InsuranceAccident and Short-term Disability CoverageFree Continuing EducationCompetitive Housing DealRefer a friend and earn extra cash!About the CompanyAt AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.Computed Tomography Technologist, CT tech, CT technologist, computed tomography tech, CT, radiology, radiologic technologist, radiologic, allied health, healthcare, health care, allied, medical, hospital, patient care, ct, computed tomography

Keywords: AMN Healthcare, Reading , Computed Tomography Technologist - (CT Tech), Other , Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania

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