Texas Health Resources Computed Tomography (CT) Tech in Plano, Texas
Computed Tomography (CT) Tech
Fast-paced, high volume Radiology CT Scan department is looking for top skilled CT Technologists. Is that you?
*Sign-On Bonus for Eligible New Hires*
Work location: Texas Health Plano, 6200 W. Parker Rd. Plano, TX 75093
Work hours: Full Time, 36 Hours; Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 6:30pm – 7:00am; Call and holidays are required.
Radiology CT Scan highlights:
Tenured CT crew.
Variety of exams performed.
Comprehensive Stroke Center.
Fast paced high acuity and volume facility around 120 exams a day.
Collaborative Radiologist Group including Interventionalist and Neuro Interventionist.
Strong relationship with ED and Nursing.
Here’s What You Need
Graduate of an accredited school of radiologic technology required Or
Associate's Degree preferred
Other - CLIAFE Must comply with CLIA regulations regarding foreign education equivalency required
1 Year radiologic technician experience w/out ARRT-CT required or
No experience w/ARRT-CT required
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists R upon hire required And
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists CT (w/no radiology technician exp) upon hire required Or
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists CT (w/1 year radiology technician exp) 12 Months required And
CMRT - Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist Either by the TDH or TMB upon hire required And
BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care and maintained quarterly required.
What You Will Do
Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing - Explains procedures to patient or guardian / family member if applicable prior to exam. Positions patient to correct anatomical area of interest. Performs complex procedures including age related criteria and developmental considerations. Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age related factors. Assists radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique. Maintains attention to details. Utilizes proper downtime procedures for PACS and HIS / RIS. Correctly sends and transfers images to PACS. Prints laser images from modality or PACS. Coordinates with Centralized Scheduling and other modalities.
Patient Care - Uses multidisciplinary, team-oriented actions. Assesses and recognizes the patient's emotional, physical, developmental, cognitive and psychosocial conditions. Prepares room for examination (i.e. suction, oxygen, supplies). Checks physician orders and exam requisitions using time-out procedures. Greets and acknowledges patient, using two forms of ID. Obtains patient history. Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitor patient during imaging. Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment. Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient. Administers contrast media and other medications in accordance with medication administration guidelines. Processes patient information displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed. Communicates respectfully with co-workers and other departments.
Equipment Operation and Maintenance - Adjusts technical factors. Operates, cares for and maintains equipment. Applies knowledge of physics and accessories. Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction. Maintains equipment and room to sanitary standards between patients (injectors, tabletops, floors). Stocks supplies daily. Exchanges and maintenance of film badges within designated time frames. Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards. Productive during periods of decreased workflow.
Professional Accountability and Partnership - Maintains and enhances technical skills and technology advancement. Attends departmental continuing education, meetings, and checks email in a timely manner. Identifies, troubleshoots and initiates quality improvement. Manages time and re-prioritizes as necessary. Performs any assignment deemed necessary by supervisor.
Additional perks for working at Texas Health:
Benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, Paid Parental Leave, flex spending, tuition reimbursement, student Loan forgiveness as well as several other benefits.
Delivery of high quality of patient care through nursing education, nursing research and innovations in nursing practice.
Strong Unit Based Council (UBC).
A supportive, team environment with outstanding opportunities for growth.
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Additional perks of Radiology CT Scan:
Flexible staff schedules
Delivery of high-quality patient care through staff development
State of the Art imaging equipment
Supportive team environment that is inclusive and diverse
Great opportunity to develop and expand your technical skills in a variety of environments such as: OR, ER, Trauma, outpatient.
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