CT Technologist

Visiting Nurse & Health Services   Manchester, CT   Part-time     Nursing
Posted on September 16, 2022

CT Technologist – Variable – Part-Time- 20 Hours 

POSITION SUMMARY: 

Under the direct supervision of a Radiologist the CT Technologist performs exams at a technical  level that does not require direct supervision over technical detail. This position requires  advanced medical imaging knowledge, including skill in cross-sectional anatomy. A complete  knowledge of all types of diagnostic CT exams and interventional procedures is required. Uses  independent judgment, ingenuity and acquired knowledge to obtain quality diagnostic images.  Assists with interventional procedures. 

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION: 

A high school diploma or GED equivalent; graduate of an ARRT approved Radiological  Technology School program is required. 

Registration and certification with the American Registry of Radiological Technologists  and licensure with the State of Connecticut are required.  

Must remain current with ARRT continuing education requirements and maintain an  active ARRT certificate.  

Advanced certification from the ARRT in Computerized Tomography is expected from  the incumbent within one year of hire.  

Must have certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support upon hire and maintain clinical  competency during employment with ECHN in this role.  

COMPETENCIES: 

Must have a full knowledge of CT exams and interventional procedures. Technologist  must be capable of performing exams independently.  

Must have a complete working knowledge in the principals of physics, anatomy, medical  terminology, sterile technique and radiation protection as it relates to CT practice.  Must be able to speak, read and write effectively using the English language.  This position requires the incumbent work cooperatively with department staff by sharing  in taking rotational call and holiday hours.