CT Technologist Per Diem
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Job Title: CT Technologist Per DiemLocation: Muncy,
PennsylvaniaJob Category: Diagnostic ServicesSchedule: Per DiemWork
Type: Part timeDepartment: JM-GMCM Radiology TeamDate Posted:
08/30/2021Job ID: R-18660Job SummaryUnder general supervision of
the Radiologist and the following established duties and
responsibilities, performs CT procedures to acquire digital images
for use by physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
Plans and performs all CT procedures and post processing using
advanced technology based on clinical criteria, anatomy and
established protocols. Meets the qualifications to provide care for
patients in the specific age range in their assigned clinical area.
Ensures protocols are based on guidelines and CT scanner's
integration into the program that compiles dose data from each scan
performed and notifies the user when a scan exceeds specific preset
- Provides technical expertise to operate CT Scanners, power
injectors and computer systems to acquire images for use by the
radiologist in the diagnosis and treatment of pathologies.
- CT technologist must maintain the knowledge to operate
different CT Systems at multiple locations.
- Maintain protocols that are based on ImageGently Guidelines and
CT scanner's integration into a program that compiles dose data
from each scan performed and notifies the user when a scan exceeds
specific preset levels.
- Maintain vast knowledge of all clinical histories to match
appropriate protocols and knowledge of all major organ systems and
vascular systems for Thoracic, Abdominal, Pelvic, Neuro systems and
- Obtains CT images according to established protocols.
- In doing so, ensures the patient is properly prepared,
positioned, immobilized, protective shielding used when applicable
and correct technical factors are selected.
- Perform CT Interventional Procedures.
- Performs CTA imaging: Carotid, Head, Vertebral, Run-Offs, PE
critical bolus timing, including Advanced CTA studies such as
TAVR(Trans Catheter Aortic Valve Replacement), EVAR(Endovascular
Aneurysm Repair) and Cardiac imaging.
- Maintains working knowledge of pharmacology to ensure lab
results are obtained prior to scheduled exam.
- Maintain knowledge of physiology needed to produce quality
scans when ideal conditions cannot be met.
- Maintain knowledge of physics to lower patient dose on CT
- Interpret technical factors to increase quality or speed of
scan.Work is typically performed in a clinical environment.
Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and
complying with all organization policies and procedures. The
specific statements in this profile are not intended to be
all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary
to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies and skills
outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered
essential to the performance of the job related to that
position.EducationGraduate from Specialty Training
Program-Radiologic Technology (Required)Certification(s) and
License(s)Certified Radiology Technologist - American Registry of
Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)Our Purpose & ValuesOUR PURPOSE &
VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our
members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities.
KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be
treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly
strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the
best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow.
INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our
patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We
provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the
Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and
part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and
domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior
management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration,
cooperation and collegiality. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal
Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or
their protected veteran status.
Keywords: Geisinger, Scranton , CT Technologist Per Diem, Other , Montgomery, Pennsylvania
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