Reports to the Coordinator/Director. Performs computerized tomography (CT) scans and procedures that require independent judgment and a high degree of precision and skill in the application of high technology computerized CT equipment. Follows protocols and procedures as directed by the radiologist and/or supervising technologist.
MISSION & VISION
Mission: To enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the communities we serve as the community’s provider of outstanding quality, superior value and comprehensive health care services.
Vision: Our vision is to achieve:
Innovative health care and well-being services of the highest quality at the greatest value
Easy access and convenience
Outstanding patient experiences
Ongoing education involving physicians, patients and the community
Education and Experience
The knowledge, skills, and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of an Associate’s Degree or Professional Training ARRT, State Certification, must maintain current CPR certification. Registered in CT Scan with ARRT (required within 6 months of eligibility to maintain position). A minimum of 1 to 2 years of job-related experience is required: 1-2 years previous experience as a radiographer required. Six months CT experience preferred.
Knowledge & Skills
Requires current registry with American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.
Requires a current certificate from the State.
Familiarity with CT equipment.
Familiarity with cross-section anatomy is a must.
Limited nursing skills and sterile techniques.
Works in a hospital and patient care environment.
Requires the physical ability and stamina (i.e. to walk/stand for prolonged periods of time, push carts/wheelchairs up to 50 pounds, to position/lift patients at a maximum of 35 pounds unassisted, over 35 pounds requires assistance, provide CPR, etc.) to perform the essential functions of the position.
Internal Number: 184189
About CT Technologist | Elkhart General Hospital| PRN
Beacon Health System is the nonprofit parent organization of Community Hospital of Bremen, Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend, providing world-class care throughout North Central Indiana and Southwestern Michigan. Elkhart General Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend, two accomplished medical legacies operating health care facilities in Elkhart, St. Joseph and LaPorte counties in Indiana, as well as in Michigan, have each delivered exceptional and compassionate care for more than 100 years.