Catholic Health Initiatives CT Technologist - CEC Holcombe(Varied Shifts)PRN in HOUSTON, Texas
CT Technologist - CEC Holcombe(Varied Shifts)PRN
BaylorSt. Luke’s Medical Center
A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a
world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962
by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in
Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.
The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet®
hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center,
receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three
freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe)
offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually.
The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine
and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The
University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and
Prairie View A&M University.
diagnostic equipment and performs a variety of technical diagnostic imaging
procedures related to CT. Provides patient orientation, procedure explanation,
and pre and post diagnostic care to completion of test. Performs complete
diagnostic imaging tests inclusive of positioning patient, calibration of
equipment, and documentation of findings, with the direction of the imaging
supervisor/manager. Assists patients with basic patient care needs.
by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists – ARRT (R ) (CT); must
Certified by Texas Department of Health as Certified Medical Radiologic
Technologist – MRT; must maintain current
(1) year experience as a Radiographer
Minimum Knowledge,Skills, and Abilties:
alpha/numeric dexterity and handwriting skills
Interpersonal skills for communication with patients, visitors, physicians and
other hospital personnel.
Must have good written and oral communication skills
Performs CT exams on
patients according to the specific departmental procedure protocols under the
direction of the Medical Director.
ensuring that equipment is operational, safe and functioning according to
failure and imaging quality and contacts service representative or CES
regarding equipment problems
Ensures that daily
equipment and room maintenance are performed during/ after each procedure, and
that special precautions and measures are performed to ensure infection control
Completes all quality
checks and Ensures that equipment logs are maintained
Completes all clinical
supply inventories, ensuring that each diagnostic room is complete with the
necessary supplies required to perform the procedure
with patient testing, performing routine, non-routine, urgent, and emergent
Reviews the physician
orders to verify the type of diagnostic test requested and that the indication
for the procedure is consistent
Radiologist to obtain proper exam protocol/test design.
diagnostic test information to the patient ensuring that the patient is aware
of the diagnostic test involvement.
Performs Point of Care
testing for lab tests according to hospital guidelines.
Effectively starts IVs
following hospital guidelines.
Completes the diagnostic
examination and all image post processing.
in PACS process and Performs daily QA process
processing, including supporting documentation of logs, demographic and
diagnostic information required for departmental, hospital and patient record
monitoring and recording radiation dose levels.
with any diagnostic findings, which warrant communication.
Job Allied Health
Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule PRN
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0112242