The CT Technologist will provide CT imaging for patients and assist the patient's physician in expediting needed care. Quality, efficiency, and service excellence are all essential parts of this position within the UK HealthCare system. UK HealthCare is a hospital based academic medical center environment, and provides tertiary care for a variety of complex services.
Duties for this position include performing diagnostic and interventional procedures per department protocols, providing feedback on image for improvement as needed, addressing customer needs appropriately according to age specific, service specific and disease specific criteria, and utilizing proper procedure for identifying patients. Maintaining patient efficiency by spending the most appropriate amount of time for each task and interaction will be an essential job function, and adhering to the UK behavioral standards during interactions with patients, coworkers, and physicians, as well as all external and internal customers will also be essential. Maintaining privacy and confidentiality is required. This position will also assist in a QA review to maintain professional standards for themselves and any technologists that they are called upon to assist.
Minimum requirements for this position are an Associate's degree and 1 year of experience or a combination of equivalent education and experience. An AART and Kentucky State Radiation Operators License is required. CT Certification must be obtained within one year of hire date.
Founded in 1865 as a land-grant institution adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. Recently ranked as one of the safest, most creative, and the brainiest cities in the nation, Lexington is an ideal location to experience the work-life balance that the University strives to provide to its employees. The University was recently named one of the 2018 Great Colleges to Work For by the Chronicle of Higher Education. Visit the University of Kentucky Website and see for yourself what makes UK one great place to work!
To apply, please submit an online application to requisition number RE16902 at: https://ukjobs.uky.edu. Contact HR Employment for questions at: (859) 257-9555, option 2. Application deadline is April 8th, 2019.
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity and inclusion. Individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, women, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.