Position : CT Technologist Job Position
Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited Radiological Technology program or equivalent.
Minimum Experience: Two years post graduate Radiologic Experience required in a hospital setting. Knowledge of CT angiograms. Ability to work independently. Computer experience desirable.
License, Certification, Registration: American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT). CT registered or Board eligible.
Equipment/Tools/Word-Aids: General Diagnostic X-Ray Equipment. Office and computer equipment.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills: Operation of X-Ray equipment, office and computer equipment, and patient care relevant to performing as a Registered Radiological Technologist.
Using computerized tomography equipment to capture diagnostic images of patients’ internal organs and tissues.
Appropriately positioning patients to scan specific areas of their bodies.
Performing regular warm-up sequences on the CT scanner to prolong the life of the X-ray tubes.
Sterilizing radiologic equipment to ensure the safety of patients.
Correctly interpreting doctors' written scanning instructions.
Administering radiocontrast agents to patients to enhance the visibility of internal organs and tissues.
Evaluating CT scans to determine whether they are of good technical quality.
Explaining scanning procedures to patients and providing reassurance and support as required.