HCA, Hospital Corporation of America CT Scan Technician - Full Time, Evenings in San Antonio, Texas
Opening in March 2009, Methodist Stone Oak Hospital continues to grow and build on our reputation as a hospital where high-tech and high-touch come together. Ours is a beautiful, streamlined, energy-efficient, patient-focused health care facility equipped with the most modern technology available and staffed by people who genuinely care for the well-being of others. It’s our promise to you as part of Methodist Healthcare’s half-century mission of Serving Humanity to Honor God by providing exceptional and cost-effective health care accessible to all. The hospital’s services include emergency care, general surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, oncology, neurosurgery and orthopedics. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission in stroke care and is designated as an accredited Chest Pain Center. The hospital also received special recognition for Heart Care in 2013 by receiving the Women’s Choice Award. Methodist Stone Oak Hospital received recognition in 2012 and 2013 as a Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®. The hospital belongs to the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery and has become a leader in robotic surgeries with a highly experienced team of surgeons offering this minimally invasive option to patients.
General Statement of Duties:
The CT Technologist performs diagnostic procedures to include 3-D acquisitions, reconstructions’ biopsy and drainage exams utilizing a CT scanner and imaging equipment using the principles of computerized tomography. He/she is responsible for exam data entry within the Radiology Information System. Additional duties include charging/ordering supplies for quality control in the CT area; conducts quality control of assigned individual scans and assists in training new technologists/students.
Essential Job Functions:
Demonstrates competency in all areas of computerized tomography (CT), positioning, procedure preparation, and technical factors associated with the CT Systems. Will display knowledge in the use of all other equipment used in CT Scan, such as: power injectors, stereotactic biopsy equipment, biopsy and drainage needles and devices, and any other devices/equipment used in CT.
Responsible for the proper use of the Radiology Computer System (scheduling exams, patient tracking, film tracking, proper completion of exams, capture charges).
Must demonstrate the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care to neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.
Will follow safety policies and procedures applicable to the job, recognizes impending crisis situations and institutes measures (such as adjusting priorities) to prevent further complications and makes a report to their supervisor.
Maintains cleanliness and inventory of the lab to include equipment and facilities. Will follow proper disinfection techniques, restocks supplies as necessary, carts or work area will be cleaned and stocked at the completion of each shift.
Must be able to complete assignments independently and to work as part of a team; to take instructions from supervisors; to exercise problem-solving skills; and to interact with co-workers, supervisors, patients, vendors and the public in a professional and pleasant manner.
Minimum Education, Experience, Training, Required Knowledge, Skill, Abilities and Other Job-Related Characteristics: 1. Education: ONE of the following: 1. New hires as of October 1, 2011: A. Certificate of Training in Radiologic Technology Program B. Associates of Science or above in Radiologic Technology 2. Current employees: A. Certificate of Training in Radiologic Technology Program B. Associates degree or higher degree 2. Experience: none required 3. Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable). 4. Preferred: Two years experience in CT
Minimum License, Certificates, or Registrations Required ALL of the following: 1. Medical Radiologic Technologist Certification from Texas Department of Health 2. American Registry of Radiologic Technologist ARRT (CT) certification A. New Hire: Must have within 6 months of hire date B. Current Registry Eligible Employees must obtain ARRT (CT) by October 1, 2012 C. Current Non-Registry Eligible Employees must obtain ALL of the following: i. ARRT by 12/31/2015 ii. ARRT (CT) by 06/30/2016
Title: CT Scan Technician - Full Time, Evenings
Location: Texas-San Antonio-Methodist Stone Oak Hospital
Requisition ID: 03132-79462