Contract
Sioux City, IA
Posted 27 mins ago

Location: Sioux City, IA





Shift: Day: 11a-930p Mon, Tues, Wed, and Thur, 36 hrs/wk, No call, 13 Weeks contract





Start date: ASAP





Job Description:





The Computed Tomography (C.T.) Technologist is a highly skilled professional who uses specialized computerized x-ray equipment to produce cross sectional images of the human anatomy which aid radiologists in diagnosing a wide variety of diseases and disorders. Key responsibilities include:






  1. Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Using computerized tomography equipment to capture diagnostic images of patients’ internal organs and tissues.




    • Appropriately positioning patients to scan specific areas of their bodies.




    • Performing regular warm-up sequences on the CT scanner to prolong the life of the X-ray tubes.




    • Sterilizing radiologic equipment to ensure the safety of patients.




    • Correctly interpreting doctors' written scanning instructions.




    • Administering radiocontrast agents to patients to enhance the visibility of internal organs and tissues.




    • Evaluating CT scans to determine whether they are of good technical quality.




    • Explaining scanning procedures to patients and providing reassurance and support as required.






  2. Education and Experience:

    • Must have 1+ years of recent CT tech experience. 






  3. Certifications:

    • Valid State License to practice as CT tech




    • ARRT Certification required




    • BLS Certification required.






  4. Other requirements:

    • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19







This position requires highly skilled, detail-oriented professional with excellent communication and sound knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathology, and medical terminology. You will need a Bachelor's or associate's degree in radiologic technology and a valid state license to work as a CT Technologist. Prior experience in an acute care setting and additional certifications in diagnostics are highly desirable.


Job Features

Job Category

Diagnostic, Imaging

Rate

57/hr

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