Cat Scan Technician, Full-time, Weekends Only (.8 FTE) Raulerson Hospital
Okeechobee, FL Facility Description:
For more than 34 years Raulerson Hospital has been providing our community quality healthcare with a personal touch. Raulerson is a 100-bed acute care hospital providing a full range of medical and surgical services for both inpatient and outpatient procedures. We are always looking for dedicated professionals to join our dynamic healthcare team and become a member of our family.
About the area...
Okeechobee is a place that almost immediately feels like home. A unique, small community hospital with state of the art practices, in a down to earth community. Our spot in the Big Lake area of Central Florida affords world-class sports fishing, natural beauty, easygoing lifestyle and friendly people. Just a hop, skip and jump from many of Florida's cities and attractions, Okeechobee is an affordable place to live, a fun place to relax and a great place to thrive.
Raulerson Hospital is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for seven consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence! Benefits: We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. POSITION SUMMARY:
Under the direction of the Radiology Director and/or Lead Technologist performs those duties directly involved with a variety of technical procedure applying ionizing radiation for the purpose of detecting pathology. This position regulates the CT scan equipment to produce high quality digital cross-sectional images for the purpose of detecting pathology and abnormalities in our patients. This person must operate equipment safely and maintain ALARA standards while performing all types of procedures within the scope of an ARRT Certified CT Scan Technologist. This person must closely follow all established Infection Control measures that were developed specifically for the CT scan room and equipment. Establishes and maintains a good rapport and professional relationship with our internal and external customers, fellow employees, and other departments and facilities and our medical staff. This person must work closely with the radiologist staff, general medical staff and the Emergency Department staff.Qualifications: Requirements:
- Graduate of an accredited program for Radiographers.
- ARRT Certification in CT.
- Current state licensure or permit to practice medical imaging
- Minimum 2 years experience as Imaging Tech.
- Current Certification in Basic Life Support
- Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
- Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
- Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom