HCA, Hospital Corporation of America CT Technologist (Evenings) in Wichita, Kansas

_Wesley Medical Center - Wichita, Kansas_



CT Technologist



Shift: 3 P.M. - 11:30 P.M. (rotating weekends)

One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It also includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets. As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region! Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.

Position Description:

The CT Technologist performs imaging studies of various parts of the body to assist physicians in the diagnosis of disease and injury. * Positions and prepares patients for exams according to the type of procedure to be performed * Performs procedures and assesses patients throughout and responds to patients needs as appropriate * Completes appropriate documentation for each study performed * Performs all computer and PACS functions * Observes safety regulations and aseptic practice techniques to protect patients and staff * Demonstrates knowledge of Universal protocols * Uses professional judgment and critical thinking when performing procedures * Participates in orientation and training of new staff members and instructs students during their clinical rotations * Operates radiation-producing equipment and applies radiation-protection techniques to take radiographs in all environments * Maintains a through knowledge of scanners and exam protocols in order to ensure the highest quality procedures * Follows all radiation dose monitoring guidelines

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification: * Current registry by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists * Current certification as a Radiologic Technologist by the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts * Currently registered as a CT Technologist, or will obtain CT registry within six months of hire date * Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy Required Education or Experience: * Graduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technology Preferred Education or Experience: * One year of experience in an Imaging Department Required Knowledge and Skills: * Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively * Demonstrated computer skills * Demonstrated organizational skills

Job: *Imaging

Title: CT Technologist (Evenings)

Location: Kansas-Wichita-Wesley Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00323-19253