Radiography Technologist I- CT Training Opportunity 36 hrs/week
- Location: Augusta, ME
- Posted: Aug 16, 2019
State of the Art facilities: Talented and Dedicated Staff
Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, and disability options
Retirement savings with employer match
Continuing Education Opportunities & Tuition Reimbursement
Generous Earned Time Program
Growth opportunities within the organization
Dedication to employee safety, wellness and work/life balance
Performs diagnostic imaging procedures in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
Reviews patient history and physician's orders. Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and exam to ensure patient's understanding and cooperation.
When ordered, prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice. Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate.
Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.
Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s). Takes appropriate action to resolve image quality issues, including repositioning patient and repeating procedure. Enters, transmits and reports exam findings.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:
Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technologist program preferred.
American Registry of Radiological Technology (ARRT) required
Current State of Maine License for radiological Technology/Radiographer (RT) required within 8 weeks after hire.
BLS certification required within 3 months of hire
1 or more year of previous experience preferred
CT experience preferred.