CT Radiology Tech - Lead - Northwest Sahuarita Hospital - FT - Days
Seeking a CT- Radiology Specialist - Lead. This position is a FT - day shift- to join our team at our Northwest Sahuarita Hospital. Our focus is on high quality patient care through patient assessment, critical thinking skills, time management and teamwork.
Required: ARRT registered, MRTBE (Arizona CRT and CTCT) certified and American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification.
Preferred: ARRT Advanced Certification in CT
Leads and performs all CT diagnostic techniques and examinations by established protocols. Leads and performs diagnostic medical radiographic examinations. Ensures that the patient is properly prepared for the diagnostic procedure by verifying that an informed patient consent has been properly executed and if necessary, arranges for one to be provided. Prepares patient and adjusts equipment for procedure. Positions and instructs patient regarding procedures and administers contrast media when ordered. Presents proposals to department head on all department issues, such as new devices, protocols, or designs of equipment, changes in treatment, planning, research, etc. Assists with inventory and purchasing of supplies and equipment.
Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.