CT Technician - Full Time

Sandusky, OH

Under direction of the Site Manager this employee performs a variety of medical duties of a routine and recurring nature, to include but not limited to patient relations, patient care (including patient safety evaluation) and imaging specific duties. Imaging specific duties include quality control/assurance testing and scanning. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complies with HIPAA and OSHA rules and regulations.
  • Performs MRI/CT imaging procedures on appropriate anatomical regions in accordance with accepted standards of practice and protocols of the individual site Radiologist.
  • Maintains patient care, comfort and safety during transport to and from the coach and during the exam.
  • Under guidance and approval of site Manager, administers contrast agents according to site-specific protocols.
  • Cooperates with facility healthcare personnel and complies with policies and procedures.
  • Provide images to the facility in the desired site format.
  • May assist with the set up and tear down of equipment in accordance with SMS and/or manufacturers’ guidelines.

Completes necessary administrative tasks. ie: time reports, billing, QA, etc

  • Follows quality assurance guidelines and maintains patient confidentiality

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of procedures and protocols.
  • Knowledge of anatomy and physiology necessary to perform testing including body mechanics and patient movement.
  • Knowledge of equipment including safety hazards common to equipment.
  • Knowledge of printing exams to CD/film
  • Knowledge of sending and storing images
  • Skill in positioning patients properly.

Education and Work Experience:

  • Graduate of accredited X-ray program.
  • ARRT (CT) or ASRT certified
  • Current Ohio License

Environmental/Working Conditions:

  • Combination of office and exam offices. Frequent exposure to communicable diseases, bodily fluids, toxic substances, medicinal preparations. Hepatitis B vaccination and TB test required.

Physical/Mental Demands:

  • Varied activities including sitting, walking, stooping, lifting, bending, reaching. Occasional stress from workload. Must be able to use a variety of office equipment including phone, writing instruments, PC, fax and medical equipment including stethoscope, Xray machine, eye washing equipment, blood pressure cuff.

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