OSF Healthcare Careers

CT Technologist I - OSF011298

Hours per week: 36
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: 3-12s, 1900-0700 with weekend and holiday rotation
Location: 530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL, United States

530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

Reporting to the Assistant Manager of Ambulatory CT/MRI or the CT Assistant Manager, and according to Radiologists’ directions and established procedures, operates computerized tomography (CT) equipment to obtain images for use by physicians for the diagnosis and treatment of pathologies.  Positions patients and adjusts CT equipment to correct setting for each examination, manipulates images to create optimal studies, distributes images to the PACS system and may reproduce images on alternate media as necessary.  Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care that is appropriate to the ages of the patients served.  Although duties may vary by assigned area or shift, the following accurately describes the essential job functions.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care that is appropriate to the age of the patients served on their assigned unit(s) or by their department. 
  • This requires that the incumbent demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as well as the physical, emotional and psychosocial needs of the patient population served.
  •  Knowledge of radiology principles and procedures at a level normally acquired through completion of two years post high school training in an approved School of Radiologic Technology.
  • Possesses current ARRT certification and IEMA (Illinois Emergency Management Agency) license.
  • Approximately 6 to 12 months experience in a medical imaging department in order to gain familiarity with imaging procedures, techniques and methods, as well as to learn Medical Center policies and procedures.
  • Interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively with patients who may be under physical and/or emotional stress and gather and exchange routine patient information with nurses, physicians and other medical center personnel.
  •  Analytical skills necessary to acquire and effectively utilize knowledge of computerized tomography techniques and of cross-sectional anatomy in order to obtain high quality images based on the specifics of each individual case.
  • Meets the core skills and criteria of a CT Technologist I as outlined in the CT Technologist Career Path Program.
  • Active CPR certification.
  • Ability to travel to/from and between patient care areas if required. 
  • Must possess current state driver’s license and an insured and licensed motor vehicle.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Applicants will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, age physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability or an unfavorable discharge from military service.

 

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