CT Tech, Tyler, Full Time, Rotating
Company: UT Health Tyler
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Overview Advancing Healthcare Together - The Future of
Healthcare is in East Texas Why UT Health - East Texas? Our People.
Our people truly are our greatest strength. They make a massive
difference in the amazing care we provide every day. We work
closely together to create a positive experience for our patients
and each other. Our Purpose. We will build on your experience and
provide meaningful and purposeful career growth for your future.
You will have the opportunity every day to make a difference in
someone's life and change the course of healthcare. Our Place.
Tyler, Texas is a small town with a huge heart where you will have
the privilege of caring for your neighbors. Everybody is somebody
here. Representing the very best in healthcare, UT Health East
Texas is comprised of 10 hospitals and more than 50 clinics across
East Texas. With nearly 7,500 employees and over 1,000 licensed
in-patient beds, UT Health East Texas provides healthcare services
to thousands of patients annually through our hospitals, clinics,
Level 1 trauma facility, air emergency fleet and EMS service in a
metropolitan service area of a quarter-million people. POSITION
SUMMARY: Performs CT studies/ procedures for patients of all ages
(neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric) utilizing
ionizing radiation and treatment of disease. Functions under the
general supervision of the CT supervisor and in cooperation with
the radiologists. This position is subject to overtime and call
back as required by the hospital. DUTIES, ACCOUNTABILITIES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES include the following: 1. Performs diagnostic,
interventional, and/or therapeutic procedures for patients of all
ages (neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric) in a
manner that ensures an accurate and complete examination/treatment
by complying with established policies and procedures. 2. Organizes
and documents all aspects of assigned patient care in coordination
with radiologists, nursing personnel, and other areas of department
to ensure accurate and timely performance of radiology procedures.
3. Participates in performance improvement activities by
participating in the collection of data for performance improvement
activities to ensure quality is consistent with established
standards. 4. Assumes responsibility for professional growth and
development by participating in educational activities to promote
continuous improvement and compliance with patient care standards.
5. Responsible to assist in the training of new CT employees. 6.
Trains students as applicable. SUPERVISION: Reports to the director
or CT coordinator as applicable. Responsibilities So what
experience are we looking for in our CT Techs? QUALIFICATIONS /
REQUIREMENTS: Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Associate degree in Radiography from an accredited college CT
School/Certificate Preferred Experience: 2 years as a Diagnostic
Radiologic Technologist Preferred CT Experience Preferred
Certification and Licensure: TMB State License ARRT Registered
Basic Life Support within 90 days of hire date PHYSICAL
REQUIREMENTS: Ability to lift, push and/or pull heavy objects and
to constantly walk, stand, bend, reach for and/or stoop. Ability to
perform a full range of body motions including handling and lifting
patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye/hand coordination.
Ability to see and hear to normal range with correction. Ability to
wear lead protective devices for extended periods of time. Ability
to work under stressful conditions and to work irregular hours.
ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Exposure to infectious disease on a
constant basis. Exposure to ionizing radiation on a frequent basis.
Exposure to unpleasant working conditions or undesirable elements,
some of which are potentially hazardous or harmful, and which may
require exercise of well defined precautions for protection from
injury or illness. Potential for cuts, bruises, and muscle strains.
Qualifications BEHAVIORAL STANDARDS: Service Patient Centered
Customer Service: Genuinely care about people. Cultivate a
compassionate environment: Changing lives for the better together.
Quality Clinical and Operational Excellence: A relentless drive to
be the best. Holistic Approach: Think and act for the benefit of
the whole. People Promote a collaborative environment: Build
effective working relationships with others. Identify and Develop
Talent: Prepare others to deliver excellence. Financial Business
Acumen: Know, own and drive our business. Continually Simplify and
Improve: Work to make everything as efficient as possible. Growth
Foster Innovation: Seek and apply leading edge solutions. Set Clear
Direction: Tell others where you are going, how to get there and
why. Now that you've read about what you will be doing and the
experience we seek, it is time to apply and make a difference in
the lives of our patients. UT Health East Texas is an equal
opportunity employer (including veterans and persons with
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