Akron Children's Hospital has been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than 50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than 1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us. Learn more at akronchildrens.org.
To treat every child as we would our own
To treat others as they would like to be treated
To turn no child away for any reason
Prior to the start date, full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment. Full vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last received vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this requirement.
We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.
The CT Technologist performs all CT procedures to produce cross-sectional images of patient's body by proper positioning of the patient for diagnostic purposes according to protocol and age specific needs, adhering to ALARA and Image Gently guidelines.
Responsibilities: 1.Performs all CT procedures to produce cross-sectional images of patient's body by proper positioning of the patient for diagnostic purposes according to protocol and age specific needs, adhering to ALARA and Image Gently guidelines.
2.Administers contrast materials and prepares and operates the CT scan equipment and ancillary equipment.
3.Follows all safety procedures.
4.Performs clerical duties in RIS, PACS, NightHawk, and hospital computer systems as required.
5.Rotates call in the CT department and provides coverage to other Radiology positions in the department as needed.
6.Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care for the physical, psychological, social, educational, and safety needs of the patients served regardless of age.
7.Other duties as required.
Other information: Technical Expertise 1.Experience in performing CT images in a hospital x-ray department or private radiological laboratory is required.
2.Experience working with all levels within an organization is required.
3.Experience in healthcare is preferred.
4.Proficiency in MS Office [Outlook, Excel, Word] or similar software is required. RIS, PACS, or other related software is preferred.
Education and Experience 1.Education: Graduate from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology is required.
2.Certification: Radiological Technologist license from the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) is required. Certified to practice in specific state of employment is required. Basic Life Support (BLS) AHA certification is required.
3.Years of relevant experience: Minimum of 0 to 2 years is preferred.
4.Years of experience supervising: None.
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