Intermountain Healthcare CT Tech- PRN- Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, Utah

Job ID:224480
Greater Salt Lake area
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Job Description

The CT Tech performs a variety of CT procedures using ionizing radiation for diagnostic purposes. This position uses ingenuity, iniative, and independent judgement to perform high quality scans.

Essential Job Duties

  • Ensures proper patient identification, order verification, and prepares the patient for the exam.
  • Performs exams per department protocol.
  • Understands cross sectional anatomy and demonstrates anatomical positioning competency.
  • Familiar with the ALARA program and follows proper radiation safety protocol.
  • Demonstrates ability to critique own films.
  • Completes studies within acceptable time limitations per department expectations without compromising patient care or the quality of the examination.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and understanding of protocol relating to contrast administration.
  • As ordered by the physician and under radiologist or physician supervision administers oral barium products or intravenous contrast material to patients.
  • Practices appropriate infection control and sterile techniques.
  • Provides appropriate patient education and ensures patient comfort.
  • Understands and operates CT equipment and related information systems appropriately to ensure that quality images are produced.
  • Exhibits working knowledge of contrast injectors and laser printers.
  • Exhibits understanding and proficiency with electronic imaging. Incumbent will be able to view, transfer and manipulate images.
  • Thoroughly and accurately completes all required documentation, including time stamps and image storage.
  • Follows appropriate protocol for medical necessity, coding and charging, obtaining consents if necessary, documenting any events that may occur for quality, maintaining a current QC program for ACR and reporting any equipment failures or problems.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: Dependent Upon Experience
  • Benefits Eligible: No
  • Shift Details: This position is PRN or as needed. Shifts will be every other Saturday and coverage for other shifts, as needed.
  • Department: Intermountain Medical Center

Minimum Requirements

  • ARRT registered technologist.
  • Current Utah State licensure.
  • Basic life support (BLS) certified for healthcare providers.
  • One year of experience in CT.
  • Post-hire expectation: Meets departmental IV certification competency within three months of hire.
  • Post-hire expectation: (Where applicable) Must complete the controlled substance module within six months of hire.
  • Post-hire expectation: (Where applicable) Must complete the initial moderate sedation module within six months of hire.

Physical Requirements

  • Hearing/Listening, Lifting, Manual Dexterity, Seeing, Standing.

Preferred Requirements

  • CT registered by ARRT.

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. Intermountain Healthcare prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran status, disability and/or genetic information.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 0

Primary Work Location Intermountain Medical Center

Expertise Imaging

Job Type On-Call / PRN

Location US-UT-Murray