Imaging Technologist - CT - Radiology

Imaging Technologist - CT - Radiology

University of Iowa | Iowa City, IA, 52246, US
Salary Range:$39,000 – $50,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 14 days ago

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Description

$5,000 sign-on bonus. Moving allowance may be available.

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics department of Radiology is seeking an Imaging Technologist to perform and teach specialized CT procedures utilizing complex imaging equipment with close patient monitoring during exams.

Duties Include:

* Perform and teach specialized imaging procedures utilizing CT imaging equipment with close patient monitoring during exam. This includes independent operation with minimal physician supervision.
* Perform CT procedures using a variety of complex imaging and patient monitoring equipment.
* Has knowledge of and applies CT safety precautions to minimize or eliminate risks to patients, personnel, and equipment.
* Has knowledge and understanding of key Service Excellence principles for interaction with patients and staff.
* Establish rapport with patient and provide information about how the exam is performed and what is required of the patient.
* Maintain effective working relationships with faculty, staff, students and the public.
* Use proper septic techniques including skin preparation and IV placement.
* Prepare and administer contrast material to patients under radiologist's supervision as required.
* Provide instruction to trainees, students and other medical staff on operation and safety precautions.
* Maintain current knowledge of developments in CT and related subjects by attending meetings, continuing education programs, participates in professional organizations and/or reviews journals or publications.
* Perform CT imaging archiving functions and records exam information in the electronic medical record in a timely and accurate manner.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required of individuals performing this job.

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics-recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States-is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. Each day more than 12,000 employees, students, and volunteers work together to provide safe, quality health care and excellent service for our patients. Simply stated, our mission is: Changing Medicine. Changing Lives. ®

Percent of Time: 100%

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8-hour day shifts

Benefits Highlights:

* Regular salaried position, shift differential, and overtime pay options. Located in Iowa City, Iowa
* Fringe benefit package including paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans
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Education Requirements

* Successful completion of two-year or other approved program by Joint Review Committee in Radiologic Technology Education is required

Experience Requirements

* Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

Certification Requirements

* Current certification or eligibility for certification in diagnostic procedures by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) is required
* Current Permit to Practice issued by the Iowa Department of Public Health for all radiographers operating ionizing radiation emitting equipment is required

Desirable Qualifications

* Recent work or clinical education experience in CT
* CT modality training
* CT certification or eligible
* Work or clinical education experience in a Level 1 Trauma Center

Application Process: To be considered, applicants must upload a resume and a cover letter (under submission relevant materials) that clearly address how they meet the listed required and desired qualifications of this position.

Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.

With additional questions, please reach out to Melissa Kolker at melissa-kolker@uiowa.edu

Additional Information

* Classification Title: Imaging Technologist
* Appointment Type: SEIU
* Schedule: Full-time

Compensation

* Pay Level: 4

Contact Information

* Organization: Healthcare
* Contact Name: Melissa Kolker
* Contact Email: melissa-kolker@uiowa.edu