CT Technologist

    OHSU
    Marquam Hill, PORTLAND, OR
    Full-time

    Job Description

    Function/Duties of Position

    The function of the CT Technologist position within the Department of Diagnostic Imaging is to provide technical diagnostic support. CT Technologists operate multi-detector scan equipment used to capture and process images for the purpose of medical diagnosis. The CT Technologist promotes OHSU's mission Statement by delivering high quality, cost effective, family-oriented service. This position helps to create a collaborative environment by integrating education, research, and clinical leadership. The CT Technologists work with infant, pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients.

    Required Qualifications
    • Proficient in IV/Angio-cath starts and administration of contrast media via power injection
    • Demonstrates specific normal and abnormal cross sectional anatomy/pathology through the use of scan techniques, reconstructions, and 3D post-processing
    • Must demonstrate competency in complex CT imaging and the ability to adjust imaging parameters appropriately on a case-by-case basis.
    • Must have good judgment, decision-making, and communication skills.
    • CT Technologists must be licensed by the Oregon Board of Medical Imaging, have an approved and valid CPR card, and have an ARRT (CT) registry. CT Technologists who do not have an ARRT (CT) registry must be ARRT (R), or ARRT (N), or NMTCB certified or ARRT (RT) registered upon hire with documentation of CT Clinical Experience requirements; and must receive CT certification by the ARRT within 6 months of hire.
    • This position is eligible for benefits. This position works in a busy environment with frequent interruptions, multiple demands, and continuous interaction with patients and other medical professionals. Work locations include OHSU Hospital & OHSU Center for Health & Healing Diagnostic Imaging departments. Hazardous exposure risks to ionizing radiation, chemical solutions, and human tissue/fluids.
    • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation.
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Extensive Emergency, Trauma, and Stroke imaging experience preferred
    All are welcome

    Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

    Posting ID: 552622537Posted: 2020-03-11