Providence Health & Services CT Technologist in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a CT Technologist (per diem/variable shifts) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, California.
This position will provide coverage at a satellite location 8:00am-4:30pm or 4:00pm to 9:00pm.
Please upload a current resume reflecting all relevant experience.
We are seeking a CT Technologist who will perform CT scans according to accepted department protocols and hospital policy and procedure.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Follow Universal Protocol at all times to ensure correct patient, correct procedure, and correct side.
Maintain established departmental policies and procedures, improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental and infection control standards
Perform CT scans; obtains patient history, prepares patient for the exam, explains exam, and ensures patient cooperation during the study
Photograph CT scans, utilizing appropriate window/level settings and formats according to department standards.
Recognizes adverse reactions and contradictions, and acts appropriately
Operate patient monitoring equipment; sets patient up, monitors and records data
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings and workshops
Attend meetings as required
Participate in quality improvement activities
Direct the day to day tasks of the CT imaging assistant
Plan protocols, consult patient exam history (including nuclear medicine, ultrasound reports) with radiologist and RN when appropriate
Schedule CT scans, and coordinates patient flow in the department
Transports patients to CT scan room; prepares and maintains room for daily activities
Complete paperwork and billing functions; verifies and signs off inpatient orders, complete ITS functions, requests and completes master jacket and CT insert preparation
Perform radiographic examinations
Request and order supplies as necessary to keep materials on hand at all times
Required qualifications for this position include:
Sufficient for license
BLS for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association.
If employee/applicant has certification by the American Red Cross-CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, this will be accepted until card expiration date
Thorough knowledge of Radiologic and CT practices and procedures
Minimum 1-year experience
- Advanced CT certification with A.R.R.T.
About the hospital you will serve.
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 262837