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CT Technologist - Regional Float

Job ID: 16774
Location: Bellingham, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

**$10,000 Sign on bonus for eligible candidates!    Relocation assistance available**

PeaceHealth is seeking a CT Technologist - Regional Float for a Full Time, 1.00 FTE, Variable position.  Hourly compensation starts at $39.91, more depending on experience.

This position is a Northwest Network (NWN) Regional position and can be assigned to work at any of the of the following facilities: St. Joseph Medical Center (Bellingham, Washington), United General Medical Center (Sedro Wooley, Washington), Peace Island Medical Center (Friday Harbor, Washington), and Ketchikan General Medical Center (Ketchikan, Alaska). St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, Washington will be the home base location. Caregivers in this position will have no master staffing pattern and will be scheduled as needed into any department/facility that they are qualified to work in.

Performs all routine and specialized CT procedures by integrating medical knowledge and technical skills with effective patient interaction to provide quality patient care and accurate diagnostic information. 

Details of the position:

  1. Prepare, supply and equip exam room to meet the needs of requested examinations and to meet specific physician requirements for procedures.
  2. Organizes daily work schedule and performs related clerical duties as required.
  3. Integrates previous imaging studies, laboratory results, patient history and medical records to optimize exam.
  4. Perform most appropriate examination based on patient information through consultation with interpreting physician and/or ordering physician as necessary.
  5. Provides patient education and instruction prior to and after examination. Provide training/education to staff and students as indicated.
  6. Demonstrates ability to adapt exam to address problems of patient care as they arise making decisions to appropriately resolve problems.
  7. Operates CT scanner for data acquisition, reconstruction and documentation of images, and performs quality control measures for the purpose of ensuring optimal quality images.
  8. Applies ALARA principle to ensure appropriate radiation safety for self-patient, and visitor. Evaluates patient for pregnancy prior to exam as indicated.
  9. Performs interventional procedures applying knowledge of equipment, supplies, and AORN standards.
  10. Performs other patient care activities, duties and responsibilities as assigned consistent with Caregivers’ scope of practice, training, experience and license/certification/registration.
  11. Performs other duties as assigned.

What you bring:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of radiologic technology program required.
  • Minimum of three years of recent Radiology Tech and CT Tech experience is preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development, and life stages to meet each patient’s need
  • Demonstrated venipuncture competency
  • PACS/RIS knowledge is required.
  • EPIC RIS, FUJI and IntelliSpace PACS experience is preferred.
  • ARRT (R) Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist is required.
  • ARRT (CT) Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists is required within one year of hire.
  • Certification/Registration/Licensure as required by the State for trained modality.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
  • Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

Other skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and display flexibility in a fast paced and changing work environment
  • Ability to work with basic office equipment such as telephones, copier, facsimiles, computers, etc.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills

About the community:

Experience small-city flavor and join our dedicated team! Located 90 minutes north of Seattle and 30 minutes south of British Columbia, Canada, this idyllic city has been rated as one of America's most desirable communities by Money, Outside, Kiplinger, Forbes, and National Geographic magazines. Head to Mount Baker for a day in the snow. Tour the San Juan Islands by sea kayak or sailboat. Trek the North Cascades on foot. Stay in town to explore the shops and cafes of historic Fairhaven and Downtown and then catch a show at Mount Baker Theater – you can do it all in Bellingham! 

About PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center:

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system employing approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 1,200 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities in Washington, Oregon, Alaska. In 1891, PeaceHealth St. Joseph was the first hospital founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace.  Today, the legacy of its founding Sisters continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.   PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center is a 251-bed Level II Trauma Center that has provided care to the greater Whatcom County community for the last 130 years.  

For a full description of this position or for questions, contact Andrea, [email protected]

This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.  

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

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