Imaging Specialist - Computerized Tomography (CT)

  • Licking Memorial Hospital
  • Licking Memorial Hospital Newark Ohio 43055 US
  • Posted: Dec 28, 2018
Other Allied Health

Job Description

Imaging Specialist CT


Radiology


 


 


Position Summary


Provides health care services, providing imaging services to assist in diagnosis or treatment.  Performs imaging procedures and related techniques, producing images for the interpretation by, or at the request of a licensed practitioner.  Exercises professional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanor complementary to medical ethics.  Provides appropriate patient care and recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure.  Provides care for patients ranging in age from newborn through geriatric.  Provides practical instruction to students.  Provides back-up call as needed.


 


Responsibilities


 



  • Confirm patient identity
  • Following Clinical Protocols, position patient and equipment using appropriate technical factors to produce computerized tomography images.
  • Completes risk assessment for invasive procedures.
  • Administer/monitor the administration of contrast materials.
  • Practice medical/surgical aseptic technique.
  • Follow radiation protection/ safety guidelines.
  • Utilize the function of the Radiology Information System.
  • Review/revise P/P, protocols and patient preps.
  • Assist Team Leader with data collection and regulatory compliance.
  • Use the Telerad (Image Transfer) System.

 


Requirements


 



  • Certified by ARRT-CT.
  • Possess current ODH License.
  • Maintain BLS certification.
  • Knowledge of CPT Coding, medical necessity, LMRP's, ABN's.
  • Knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy.

 Licking Memorial Health Systems is an equal opportunity employer and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations.  Licking Memorial Health Systems does not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, veteran status, pregnancy, disability, marital status, or other characteristics protected by law.