CT/DX Tech - FT - *$6k sign on bonus

  • Texas Health Hospital Rockwall
  • Rockwall, TX 75087
  • Mar 14, 2022
Full Time Medical Imaging

Job Description

Imaging Services at Texas Health Rockwall has a great opportunity for an experienced technologist to join our exemplary team of caregivers! The Lead CT/DX Technologist will perform Computed Tomography (CT) and X-ray procedures and assist in department supervision.

Position Responsibilities: The Lead Tech is responsible for staff supervision and coordination of daily department activities including:

  • Evaluate technical skills, and schedules staff appropriately to include call and holidays. Provide adequate staff coverage including vacation schedules, absenteeism, and turnover.
  • Cooperate and coordinate with other managers and team leaders in facilitating communication flow and procedures between technical, clerical, support staff, students, and other departments.
  • Assist in implementing and monitoring performance evaluation procedures, establishing professional development goals, and mentoring staff on an on-going basis.
  • Act as a technical resource for staff by providing ongoing instruction and assistance with procedures, equipment, and Ambra/PACS.

The Lead Tech will have patient care responsibilities including:

  • Perform complex specialized tasks associated with the operation of CT and X-ray scanners and related equipment in accordance with prescribed radiation safety procedures.
  • Identify malfunction of radiologic equipment and arrange service repair.
  • Explain procedures and observe patients to ensure safety and comfort during exam.
  • Take thorough and accurate patient medical histories and notify the Radiologist as necessary.
  • Start IV's and administer contrast media as directed and per protocol.
  • Monitor patients' conditions and reactions, reporting abnormal signs to physician.
  • Evaluate CT/X-ray scans for technical quality.
  • Proficient use of PACS and performs image QA.
  • Accurately process, modify and complete exams in EMR.
  • Responsible to take call and follow callback guidelines.
  • Good understanding of Comply with Image Gently and Image Wisely.
  • Assist other technologists during downtime.
  • Utilize Relationship Based Care principles by consistently placing personal relationships between caregivers, patients/families and self at the center of care delivery.  

Qualifications

Schedule: Friday Saturday Sunday

Qualifications:

  • High School or GED and Two (2) year Associates Degree 
  • One to three (1 to 3) years of Clinical Experience 
  • License:  AART and CMRT and (CT); Certifications:  BLS
  • Three (3) years experience

Schedule

Friday - Saturday - Sunday

Employment Type (feed only)

Full Time