CT Technologist II
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Oklahoma City, OK 73163
With minimal direction, initiates CT diagnostic examinations according to departmental procedures and protocols.
+ Initiates delegated tasks based on demonstrated competence in performing radiology services for patient population served (i.e., anatomical position, proper breathing instruction, compliance with procedure protocols, etc.).
+ Operate scanner equipment, camera, and peripherals in a safe prescribed manner to insure quality, cost effective images with maximum comfort possible to the patient. Monitor patient condition at all times while in the department.
+ Review and evaluate completed images for quality and completeness according to radiologist guidelines (i.e., proper selection of film size, proper film format, etc.).
+ Label films sequentially and appropriately with patient identification, develops or delivers film for processing, accomplishes film development and forwarding and delivers film to radiologist for reading and interpretation.
+ Identify, interview, and screen patients and visitors to the department to meet all standard safety operating procedures. This includes, but is not limited to screening for persons with pacemakers, implanted electronic or metallic devices or aneurysm clips, communication with patient regarding procedure, order verification, patient identification, and pre/post assessment of patient/visitor.
+ Identify, interview, and screen patients for possible contraindications to contrast material. Administers contrast materials while adhering to prescribed aseptic technique at the direction of the radiologist. Notify physician of adverse reactions. To include but not limited to patient identification, power injector operations and conscious sedation procedures.
+ Maintain equipment and supplies and notifies Radiology Engineer and supervisor of equipment malfunction. Record machine malfunctions in designated journals.
+ Assist in the formulation and maintenance of records. Ensure support and proper documentation for all quality assurance standards, which includes, but is not limited to, patient screening forms, examination journal entries, record keeping of all supplies/medications administered, and compliance with designated image archive medium.
+ Maintain and enhance personal professional skills and remains current in scan techniques or technologies by attending educational programs, seminars, conferences, or workshops. This includes but is not limited to personal training record maintenance, ARRT credentials and certification renewals, continuing education, CPR card, and required hospital courses.
+ Orient students and other new department employees on department policies and procedures.
+ Perform other related duties as directed that correspond to the overall function of this position.
+ Registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist in Radiography (ARRT). Advanced Registration by the ARRT in Computed Tomography (CT).
+ Current CPR (Heartsaver).
St. Anthony Hospital -
St. Anthony Hospital is a 601-bed regional referral facility specializing in cardiology, oncology, surgery and behavioral medicine. The hospital, established in 1898, is located in Midtown Oklahoma City and serves the needs of Central Oklahoma, as well as many counties throughout Oklahoma, through its large rural affiliate network of hospitals. Four St. Anthony Healthplex campuses provide convenient emergency and outpatient service access to the outlying communities of the metropolitan area. St. Anthony added urgent care services in May 2015 at St. Anthony North. St. Anthony has received numerous awards including the Oklahoma Quality Award for Excellence, Certified Healthy Business, Premier QUEST® Award for High-value Healthcare Citation of Merit, among others. Healthsights ranks St. Anthony at performance levels for quality and patient satisfaction higher than local competitors and many national health care organizations.
SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex