Catholic Health Initiatives CT Technologist in BURIEN, Washington

CT Technologist

Description

Schedule: per diem

Job: CT Technologist

Daily schedule: 0600-1800

Scheduled hours per pay period: 0

Weekends: every

Location: Highline

CHI Franciscan Health has an opportunity for a per diem CT Technologist to join the CT department at Highline.

CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

Job Summary:

As a CT Technologist, you'll utilize computerized tomography (CT) scanners to produce cross-section images of patients’ internal organs and tissues for the diagnosis of medical issues in compliance with proper safety procedures and protocols. You'll interpret the physician’s scanning instructions, administer contrast materials, prepare and operate the CT scan equipment and position the patient to capture the appropriate images. Your day-to-day work will also include:

  • Maneuvering equipment and patients

  • Providing basic patient care

  • Submitting accurate and timely imaging, patient history documentation, and case charges

  • Supporting the department’s initiatives related to patient and employee satisfaction

  • Performing a variety of technical procedures that require independent judgment, initiative, and ingenuity in order to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiologic diagnosis

  • Being accountable for keeping your skills current and continuing your own professional development and education (including attending department meetings and learning from radiologists as well as staying informed about CHI Franciscan standards, protocols and procedures relating to the CT function)

  • Performing quality assurance audits and activities as well as incidental office duties as needed to ensure timely and complete patient records as well as a highly functioning department and team

Qualifications

Education/Work Experience:

Graduation from an accredited school of Radiological Technology, (including course work in cross-sectional anatomy and/or demonstrated skill/knowledge in cross-sectional anatomy).

One year of work experience as a CT Technologist is preferred.

Licensure/Certification:

American Registry of Radiology Technologist (ARRT) required

Current healthcare provider BLS Certification required

State of Washington Registration as a Radiologic Technologist.

CT Registration is preferred.

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location WASHINGTON-BURIEN-HIGHLINE MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule 0600-1800

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Every

Req ID: 2018-R0166712

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.