Cat Scan Tech (WOW) (req num: 9688) Off-Site Campus - Emergency Department STPH Covington, LA
- All shifts
Summary of the Job:
Manipulates computerized tomographical radiological equipment, using knowledge of positioning patients and general anatomy and physiology as well as the ability for processing these images. Responsible for the tracking of each study and the PACS acquisition of the study performed. Properly uses radiation protection devices, selects technical factors necessary to produce optimum quality computerized radiographical images; processes those images and performs a variety of other duties consistent with providing quality computerized tomographical services.
Minimum Qualifications: Must be a graduate of an accredited radiology technology program. Minimum of one year experience in a CT department with multi-slice technology. A.R.R.T. registered in Radiology and CT, state licensed in radiology by the LSRT; BLS certification through the American Heart Association; advanced certification in CT preferred, and required within 2 years of employment. Must be able to work in a fast paced environment with patients of all types and ages. Must possess strong guest relations skills. Must have effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present information clearly and professionally.
This is a WOW - Weekend Only Work - position which requires a minimum of five (5) out of six (6) consecutive weekends. Employee will be paid for hours worked, plus shift and WOW differentials.
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) – lifting, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - carrying, pushing/pulling, handling/feeling, talking
Occasionally (1%-33%) - climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), balancing, stooping, crouching, crawling, reaching
St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.
Contact : Jennifer Randazzo
Email : email@example.com
Tel : 985-898-4540
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Jennifer Randazzo 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA