Providence Health & Services CT Technologist in Milwaukie, Oregon
Providence is calling a CT Technologist to Providence Milwaukie Hospital in Milwaukie, Oregon. This is an on call, variable shift position.
We are seeking a CT Technologist who will perform CT and x-ray examinations according to physicians orders, utilizing sophisticated CT and x-ray equipment, taking into account individual patients special or age-related needs. Utilizes knowledge and judgment in regard to imaging factors, imaging technique and patient treatment needed to produce optimal images.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Competently operates CT equipment, determines and sets imaging factors and manipulates software utilizing all relevant factors to ensure accurate and quality images with minimal and acceptable repeat rates.
Produces and presents images and related, pertinent patient information to physician for diagnosis. Provides for high quality diagnostic CT images by preparing and administering various contrast mixtures.
Assists physicians with procedures as required.
Reviews patients charts and orders to ensure correct examination.
Adjusts equipment to achieve optimal resolution, performs regular maintenance testing, informing lead/manager of need for outside repair.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.
Current American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT)(R) certification.
Current Oregon licensure.
ARRT (CT) certification required upon hire, or within 6 months of employment.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
Adequate skill in starting and maintaining intravenous lines.
Computer skills and knowledge of keyboard functionality.
Completion of pledge to Image Gently/Image Wisely within one month of hire.
Expert knowledge of anatomy and physiology, imaging principles and practices, as well as the ability to obtain high-quality images.
Adherence to appropriate professional credentialing practice standards.
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing
people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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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.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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
Job Category: Radiology Technologist
Req ID: 253009