Trinity Health CT Tech . Full Time . PM's Rotating Nights and PM's in Berwyn, Illinois
Reporting to the Director and working under general supervision receives and prepares patients and operates computerized noninvasive scanning equipment in order to provide radiographic scans utilized by radiologists and physicians in diagnosing the extent of injuries or studying body systems. Performs related service and clerical duties as needed.
Completion of an AMA approved Radiologic Technology Program equivalent to two (2) years of college which will include coursework in anatomy and physiology.
Current registration with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologies. If employee is not currently registered, must become registered within six (6) months of hire.
All CT technologist must be registered in CT modality
Technologist who transfers from other department has to register in Computer tomography modality
Current licensure by the Illinois Department of Nuclear Safety.
One (1) to two (2) years of on the job training in order to acquire and learn to apply knowledge of computerized tomography procedures and technique. Become familiar with departmental policy and procedures and acquire interpersonal skills.
The analytical ability necessary to determine proper positioning and computer codes based on the suspected pathology, patient size, age and other controlling factors.
Interpersonal skills necessary to effectively interact with patients frequently in situations which evoke anxiety or confusion, explaining procedures and dispelling unwarranted fears. Interpersonal skills needed to effectively interact with other departmental personnel and physicians.
The physical ability necessary to lift and position patients, position equipment and transport film.
Current CPR certification and the ability to initiate CPR in case of cardiac arrest.
Limited exposure to radiation – safety techniques observed and protective clothing worn.
Job Number: 00120516
Location: Berwyn, IL
Organization Name: Loyola University Medical Center
Facility: LUHS-MacNeal Hospital
Employment Type: Full time
Shift: Rotating Shift