University Healthcare System
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CT Tlgst (Part Time/Every Other Weekend position) Summerville Campus
at University Healthcare System
- Job ID
- Allied Health
- 7523 - T-CT
- Pay Grade
- Part Time
- Allyson Wise
- Recruiter Email
The CT technologist performs highly technical CT and radiographic procedures on patients of all ages to include neonatal, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes. The CT technologist assures that the needs of the patients and physicians are met while performing these procedures and other related tasks. He/she participates in the training of students and new employees, Quality Improvement and safety programs to meet the goals and purposes of the Radiology Department.
Demonstrates population-specific competencies (e.g. age-specific, cultural sensitivity, patient-centered communication) in performance of role.
Must have knowledge of principles and procedures of diagnostic radiology and operation of radiographic equipment normally acquired through completion of 2 years post high school training in an approved School of Radiography.
Current ARRT national certification, CT certification preferred. Must be BLS certified.
Requires a level of knowledge of principals and procedures of general diagnostic radiology, usually acquired through 1 year of experience.
Must have experience which is received from specialized training through an accredited Radiology Technology program.
Knowledge, skills, abilities:
Must be able to demonstrate interpersonal skills to interact effectively with patients, all health care team members, visitors and significant others (15% of time).
Must be able to demonstrate sound knowledge of radiology and CT procedures, cross-section anatomy and equipment usage, apply new radiology and CT concepts and initiate change (30% of time).
Must have substantial analytical abilities necessary to determine method of providing the requested radiographs based on the patient's age and condition, remaining optimistic and adapting to stressful situations (30% of time).
Must have substantial physical capabilities in order to transport, lift and position patients and operate radiographic equipment (20% of time).
Must have radiology specific knowledge of growth and development relevant to the ages of all the patient population served.
Must have imaging specific knowledge of diseases and healthcare needs of the patient population served.