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CT Scan Technologist

Company: UMass Memorial Health Care
Location: Leominster
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

Title: CT Scan Technologist

Department: CAT Scan LC

Requisition #: 213585

Hours: 40

Shift: Variable 8-hour shifts. Every other weekend required; holiday rotation required.

Union: Non-Union

Posting Date: 04/08/2021

Status: Non-exempt/Hourly

Location: HealthAlliance - Leominster Campus and Clinton Campus.

HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital is part of the UMass Memorial Health Care system. Serving northern central Massachusetts, we are committed to improving the health of people through excellence in care and comprehensive health services. Promoting healthy lifestyle habits, we serve as a role model by having a tobacco and smoke free campus and hiring nicotine free employees. By exploring careers with us, you are committed to giving your best to our patients, our community and everyone working on our HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital Care Team. Whatever your career choice, know that at HealthAlliance-Clinton Hospital you can make a difference.

Position Summary

The CT Scan Technologist operates computed tomography (CT) scanners to produce cross-sectional radiographs of patient's body for diagnostic purposes. The CT Scan Technologist is responsible for monitoring and maintaining essential patient care and safety including practicing ALARA (As Low As Reasonably Achievable).

Major Responsibilities:

  • Follows all Quality Control policies and procedures for compliance with departmental, local, state and federal regulations.
  • Uses radiation safety measures and protection devices to comply with government regulations, hospital policy, and to ensure safety of patients and staff.
  • Greets patients politely and efficiently.
  • Takes thorough and accurate patient medical histories.
  • Explains procedures and observes patients to ensure safety and comfort during scan.
  • Competent in starting IV's for imaging requiring contrast administration.

Position Qualifications:

  • Effective organizational and communication skills.
  • Thoroughly knowledgeable in anatomy, patient positioning, examination techniques, equipment protocols, radiation safety, radiation protection and basic patient care.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English with patients to explain procedures and ensure safety and comfort during scans.
  • Ability to follow procedures and policies.
  • Ability to use radiation safety measures and protection devices to comply with government regulations and to ensure safety of patients and staff.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, ETC.:

  • Requires current registration by the ARRT and registered or eligible for ARRT registration in CT.
  • Licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Radiation Control Program.
  • Must maintain licensure on an annual basis. Must be CPR certified and keep certification current.

Keywords: UMass Memorial Health Care, Leominster , CT Scan Technologist, Other , Leominster, Massachusetts

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