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CT Tech

Confluence Health

Wenatchee, WA

Central Washington Hospital

C T Scanning Services

Pool Position

Variable Shifts

Variable

Variable

19331

***Please note: this is a pool position, no guarantee of hours***

 

Position Summary:

 

Perform all routine and special CT radiographic procedures by participating in technical duties directly involved with the CT scanner.  Provide patients with safe, courteous and efficient care.  Assist in other sections of the department as needed including but not limited to the operating room at CWH and WVH.

Essential Functions:

  1. Prepares for and performs all CT examinations while operating assigned equipment in a safe manner as instructed.
  2. Evalulates diagnostic image for technical quality.
  3. Completes "Informed Consent" forms as needed.
  4. Develop, initiate, and monitor procedures for the effective utilization of the CT scanner.
  5. Maintains the cleanliness of the scanner and associated minor equipment in accordance with infection control policies and procedures.
  6. Required to take standby and be on call as needed.  If on call at CWH, will be available within 20 minutes of notification of need.
  7. If working less than 40 hours per week, may be required to work scheduled days off.
  8. Performs IV access, using sterile technique and administer contrast media under physician supervision.
  9. Understands and follows all universal blood and body substance precautions and personal protective equipment requirements.
  10. Complies with all continuing education requirements as dictated by regulatory entities.
  11. Utilizes PACS, RIS, and current EMR efficiently and completes required paperwork for each examination performed.
  12. Lifts patients as needed and when this can be accomplished safely and according to policy. Transfers patients using safe ergonomic technique and utilizes the hydraulic lift or other safe patient handling devices and the patient's family members or caregivers when necessary.
  13. Participate in Quality Improvement Programs.
  14. Required to maintain active Basic Life Support (CPR) certification.
  15. Other duties as assigned.


Demonstrate Standards of Behavior and adhere to the Code of Conduct in all aspects of job performance at all times.

Qualifications:

Required:

    • ARRT registered in X-Ray.
    • Washington State certification as radiologic technologist.
    • Completion of a course in radiologic technology approved by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
    • Minimum six months as a radiologic technologist to include fluoroscopy.

Desired:

    • ARRT registered in CT or within one year of employment in CT classification.
    • CT experience.

Who We Are: Confluence Health is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes two hospitals and more than 40 medical specialties, to provide comprehensive medical care in North Central Washington. With over 270 physicians and 150 advanced practice clinicians, Confluence Health is the major medical provider between Seattle and Spokane. Our goal is to deliver high-quality, safe, compassionate, and cost-effective care close to home. Staying on the leading edge of healthcare innovation is important, so we invest in technology--to provide better care for our patients and allow our providers to operate at the highest level. Our Mission: We are dedicated to improving our patients' health by providing safe, high-quality care in a compassionate and cost-effective manner. Our Vision: To become the highest value rural healthcare system in the nation that improves health, quality of life, and is a source of pride to those who work here.