Computed Tomography (Ct) Technologist - RIII
Posted on: August 5, 2022
Job Description POSITION PURPOSE Under the supervision of a
radiologist, performs all CT scans in accordance with department
policies and procedures. Operates auxiliary equipment including,
but not limited to: laser camera, processor, magnetic tape/optical
disk, and power injector, administers intravenous and oral contrast
materials as dictated by scan protocols, assists with providing
technical coverage 24 hours per day, seven (7) days per week.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED Associate Degree: Graduate of an
accredited certification program in Radiologic Technology MINIMUM
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED Entry Level LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS REQUIRED
Licensure to be eligible to practice as a Licensed Radiographer in
the State of Wisconsin American Registry of Radiologic Technologist
(A.R.R.T.) - CTregistered Current BLS and/or CPR certification from
the American Heart Association or American Red Cross or the ability
to obtain certification within 6 weeks of hire. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS &
ABILITIES REQUIRED Knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy preferred.
Basic computer knowledge helpful. Ability to read, write, hear,
speak and comprehend the English language fluently. PRINCIPLE
ACCOUNTABILITIES AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES Operates all CT and ancillary
equipment associated with the performance of routine and special CT
procedures; responsible for radiation safety; has the ability to
recognize and report equipment malfunctions; follows maintenance
protocols at all times to ensure maximum equipment performance and
minimize down time. Proficiency in the use of all software upgrades
is required. Utilizes proper CT and positioning techniques to
maximize film quality and minimize the need for additional scans.
Must be able to move patients on stretchers, in wheelchairs and on
CT table. Must appropriately label radiographs, document pertinent
clinical information and use independent judgment to determine
steps necessary to complete each study. Must be able to perform
intravenous injections of contrast material according to
examination protocols. Must assist with the 24 hours per day, seven
(7) days per week CT department coverage as needed. Assists
radiologist and other physicians with special CT procedures,
including biopsies; exam room is set up according to
department/physician protocols; sterile technique is required;
pre-procedures questionnaires/ consent forms are complete and
accurate. Receives and records verbal orders from licensed
independent practitioners for orders that are specific to the
services provided by their department. Administers medications in a
timely manner, safely and in accordance with policy and procedure.
#cb Froedtert South is a comprehensive regional healthcare system
that has served southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois
communities for more than 100 years. Froedtert South provides
services primarily through the Froedtert Kenosha Hospital and the
Froedtert Pleasant Prairie Hospital and several other clinic
locations. Froedtert South is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Froedtert South does not discriminate on the basis of race,
religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age,
non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin,
veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All
employment decisions are made on the basis of qualifications,
merit, and business need.
Keywords: Froedtert, Kenosha , Computed Tomography (Ct) Technologist - RIII, Other , Kenosha, Wisconsin
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