Experience our commitment to compassion and care at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point , part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system. Our 290 bed facility boasts many awards and accolades, particularly for our nationally acclaimed Heart Institute. Our dedication to patients is reflected in the ongoing recognition of our Centers of Excellence, which include:
Heart & Vascular Institute * Advanced Certification for Heart Failure * Chest Pain Center with PCI * Advanced Primary Stroke Center * Cancer Care
Located on Florida's West Coast, our suburban location just 45 minutes from Tampa offers a friendly work environment, award winning staff and the opportunity to strengthen your career.
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is currently accepting applications for a Florida licensed CT Technologist on a PRN/per diem basis. ARRT (CT) and BLS are required. Must have flexible availability to cover varied shifts on weekdays and weekends. Apply today for immediate consideration.
The CT Technologist provides computerized assisted tomographic service to adolescent, adult and geriatric patients per physician orders. He/she follows established standards and practices under the direction of the Radiologist.
Possesses sound and thorough operational knowledge of the CT scanner, pressure injector, resuscitation equipment, laser filmer and teleradiology system;
Selects proper technical factors for study;
Denotes regions of interest and/or pathology;
Submits accurate and technically sound procedures assuring only optimal images are submitted for interpretation;
Applies 3D reconstructed images when indicated or requested by the physician;
Demonstrates knowledge of specific conditions, diseases and treatment for specific patient populations of the department;
Obtains and records all pertinent clinical information relating to the procedure ordered including but not limited to pregnancy, allergies, lab tests, correlative procedure results, reason for study and patient complaint/symptoms;
Properly determines type of contrast media to be given based on the patient's medical history and established policy/procedures;
Can recognize a contrast reaction and assist the physician in the administration of emergency treatment as indicated;
Operates all equipment safely utilizing ALARA priniciples;
Completes all related documentation and changes according to department policy;
Assures all required documentation, forms, charges and the patient's medical record are completed;
Completes all required fields within the MEDITECH module accurately and on time;
Assists, transfers and positions patients as needed, ensuring modesty and safely utilizing auxiliary equipment and/or devices indicated;
Checks the operation of the equipment, maintains cleanliness of table and equipment to prevent cross contamination of contagious diseases and keeps room stocked (linens and necessary supplies);
Keeps up to date with changes in the field of computerized tomography by in service study, attending courses or seminars as necessary/recommended, and participates in professional organizations; and
Accepts on call and call back responsibilities as needed to provide optimum patient care.
Completion of an approved vocational program from an accredited institution
Current/valid Florida Department of Health licensure (CRT)
ARRT (R) and ARRT (CT) certifications
Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association
Recent/current experience as a CT Technologist in an acute care hospital setting
Highly organized, self motivated and personable with excellent customer service skills
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