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Providence CT Technologist - Imaging Services in San Pedro, California

Description:

Providence is calling a CT Technologist - Imaging Services (Per-diem/Variable-Shift) to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro in San Pedro, CA.

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We are seeking an CT Technologist - Imaging Services - Under general direction performs a variety of CT procedures at a skilled technical level requiring the ability to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnosis.

In this position you will:

  • Organize, plans and directs activities relating to patients and procedures for designated time and area. Maintains steady workflow ensuring a complete, accurate and timely work product

  • Demonstrate computer science knowledge and principles related to CT scanning and films according to approved protocols

  • Demonstrate complete working knowledge of imaging equipment and computer software necessary to perform studies. Calibrates imaging system as required per guidelines

  • Demonstrate complete working knowledge of all equipment within the department. Selects appropriate equipment and applies immobilization devices as required for patient safety

  • Assist Physician with special procedures. Practices sterile technique and prevents cross contamination to patient and instruments

  • Perform and/or assists with CT procedures according to approved department procedure manual

  • Prepare and reviews films in PACS for interpretation by a radiologist for positioning, technique, identification and quality. Retrieves and calls report to physician, floor, surgery and ER upon request

  • Practice sterile technique and prevents cross contamination to patients and instruments

  • Demonstrate correct and adequate anatomic positioning skills and uses film markers properly

  • Provide radiation protection to patient, staff and self according to prescribed safety standards

  • Assist in training and guidance of radiology students.

  • Review patient questionnaire and request for physician notes and/or special instructions. Consults with Radiologist and patient if necessary to assure safety and appropriateness

  • Verifies patient identification by verbal communication, ID band, etc

  • Recognize emergency situations, initiates code and administers aid as needed

  • Assist with ordering and stocking of supplies and equipment

  • Keep room/work area neat, orderly and prepared with supplies necessary to complete exams

  • Willingly performs other related duties outside immediate work area as assigned or required (i.e., filing, transport, clerical)

  • DOCUMENTATION/INFORMATION MANAGEMENT:

  • Record pertinent patient information and completes all paperwork as required and assists in maintaining files. Sort’s patient files and reports timely, accurate and concise per department policies

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of hospital information system, computer-based systems, and Meditech

  • Demonstrate awareness of legal issues and compliance in respect to patient care. Maintains complete confidentiality of all patient and hospital related information. Secures and handles patient records maintaining patient confidentiality with respect to patient and family rights

  • LEADERSHIP/SUPERVISION:

  • Leads by example in demonstrated work ethic.

  • Attendance: reports to work each regularly scheduled workday. Accurately records all work time including meal periods

  • Punctuality: Ready for work at precise starting time and continues working until scheduled departure time. Returns on time from all meal periods

  • Appearance: Projects a professional image, follows the hospital dress code policy and/or department requirements. Wears hospital name badge at all times on duty

  • General Work Habits: Readily accepts work assignments in a positive manner. Performs work that is accurate, neat and consistent. Documentation is legible

  • Assist and provide orientation/training of new employees and students

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Associate's Degree in Radiological Technology Or equivalent educ/experience in approved A.M.A. program.

  • Valid California State Certification License in unlimited diagnostic radiology services

  • Venipuncture certificate and documented competency

  • CPR Certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Valid CT Certification License

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 356-bed nonprofit hospital serving the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. We are proud of providing the South Bay with high-quality medical care and compassionate service by offering a comprehensive array of medical services distinguished by innovation, quality, and excellence.

Our accomplishments include the California Hospital Assessment and Reporting Taskforce (CHART) “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART, as well as, ranking in the top 10% of over 240 hospitals compared by California Healthcare Foundation. In addition, we were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence, and stewardship. Today, Providence Health & Services celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged, and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

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.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Radiology Technologist

Location: California-San Pedro

Req ID: 340738