CT Tech I

Professional/Technical Escondido, California

Requisition ID
CAT Scanner
Escondido, California
Job Type
Hours Per Shift
Hours Per Pay Period
Position at Palomar Health

Perform diagnostic medical radiographic procedures with a thorough understanding of standard radiography and fluoroscopy. Knowledge of advanced computer assisted tomography procedures. Assist physicians, interprets orders, and explains procedures to nursing staff, patients, and families. Knowledge of digital image processing with PACS archival in a film-less environment. Secondary responsibility includes a thorough understanding of the department operation in order to assist non-technical staff in processing paperwork, CD�s/films and expediting patient transportation. Pomerado Hospital (POM) requires rotation through the diagnostic arena. Speak and read English at a level that is sufficient to satisfactorily perform the essential functions of the position. Knowledge of standard office equipment (i.e., calculator, fax, photocopier) and personal computer and computer software skills (i.e., MS Windows, Excel, Access, Word, Powerpoint, internet, e-mail). Windows computer skills including proficient use of keyboarding, use of mouse or keys for functions such as selecting items, use of drop down menus, scroll bars, opening folders, copying and similar operations required upon employment or within the 1st two weeks of employment to perform the essential functions of the job. Performs other duties as assigned. Follows Palomar Health rules, policies, procedures, applicable laws and standards. Carries out the mission, vision, and quality commitment of Palomar Health.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education: As required by certification and/or licensure
Preferred Education: Associate Degree in related allied health field
Minimum Experience: 0 - 6 months related
Preferred Experience: 1 - 2 years related
Required Certification: Certified Radiologic Technologist CRT(R)
IV certification
American Heart Association recognized BLS - Healthcare Provider
Preferred Certification: Not Applicable
Required License: American Registry of Radiologic Technologists ARRT(R)
Certi Radiology Tech CRT(F)
Preferred License: Not Applicable

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