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Ct Scan Technologist

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Ct Scan Technologist - Computerized Tomography CT 001 - Part-Time, Rotating - St Vincent's Medical Center - Bridgeport, CT

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent's Health Services, in Bridgeport, Connecticut, includes a licensed 473-bed community teaching hospital, a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a large multispecialty provider group, and St. Vincent's Special Needs Services. In 2012, and again in 2018, St. Vincent's achieved Magnet® Recognition by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the highest national honor for nursing excellence. Known throughout the region for exceptional cardiovascular care, St. Vincent’s specializes in primary care, breast health, obstetrics, emergency medicine, behavioral health, cancer care, bariatric, and orthopedics. St. Vincent's was founded in 1903 by the Daughters of Charity.

St. Vincent’s Health Services is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need.  In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health Services-, you will have the opportunity to

Performs computerized tomographic procedures for the diagnosis of disease and injury according to protocols established by radiologists.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic and technical parameters accurately.
  • Prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within the accepted scope of practice and applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Observes patient during procedure and reports abnormal activity. Monitors protocols and recommends updates or refinements as warranted.
  • Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines.
  • Able to perform all specialized imaging procedures such as biopsies, drainages, assist Radiologist in procedures. Perform all aspects of imaging, 3D reconstruction. Able to perform on all age groups, from infant to adult geriatric.
  • Can utilize aseptic and sterile techniques when preparing sterile fields.
  • Practice infection control protocols and practice standard precaution techniques.
  • Participate in various teaching and mentoring of radiology/ct students.
  • Must be able venipuncture certified, iv competencies.
  • Must be CT ACR certified, and in process of advance IR certification.
  • Assure appropriateness of procedure by reviewing the radiology order placed prior to performing exam. Should be able to explain procedures to patients for their safety and comfort during exams.
  • Practice ALARA and radiation safety
  • Other Duties as assigned

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • Certified Radiology Technician credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. ARRT-R or ARRT-CT acceptable
    • Licensed Radiology Technician credentialed from the Connecticut Department of Public Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
Education:
  • Associate Degree 
    • AS Radiology required
Work Experience:
  • At least 2 years working with GE and CAT Scan machines

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hires including volunteers and students.

St. Vincent's Health Services participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

 

Job ID: 350501
Category: Imaging
Facility:
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health Services, CT
Location: Bridgeport, CT

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