Technologist CT

Ascension Health Wichita, KS
Job ID: 228855Technologist CTWichita, KansasRegular / Rotating

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Additional Job Information

Title: Technologist-CT-VCH

City, State: Wichita,KS

Location: VC Hospital St Francis

Department: Computerized Tomography CT 001

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating shifts, including weekends and holidays

About Us

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Technologist-CT-VCH 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.

* Adjust and operate computerized tomographic equipment to scan designated anatomical area in a safe and effective manner for radiation protection for operator and patient following radiation safety protocols.

* Participate in required 24-hour coverage (if warranted) of department by accepting assigned call-back and flexible working schedules as necessary for patient care per facility operating procedure.

* Assists Radiologist as needed in procedures performed in CT following appropriate technique and infection control guidelines.

* Adheres to all radiation safety and Image Gently guidelines.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):

* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

* Licensed Radiology Technician credentialed from the Kansas Board of Healing Arts obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

* Radiologic Technologist specializing in Radiography credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

* Radiologic Technologist specializing in Computed Tomography credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained within 15 Months (1 1/4 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

* Technical School

* Associates degree (AA) or equivalent from JRCERT approved college or technical school program required

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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