CT Technologist

Chippenham Hospital Mechanicsville, VA

About the Job

Description

*$10,000 sign on bonus available to qualified applicants*

Come join us at Chippenham Hospital! We are a 466-bed acute care Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility located on the Southside of Richmond. We’re a short drive from the beautiful, outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater.


The Joint Commission awarded Chippenham Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for advanced primary stroke, heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, perinatal care, hip and knee replacement and surgical care. We are also a Certified Chest Pain Center and a provisional Level I Trauma Center, which means we provide fast, skilled care in life’s most difficult moments.

 

Do you want take your imaging career to the next level by working at one of the leading hospitals in Richmond, VA? Are you a dynamic CT Technologist with at least one year of experience? Are you a patient centric professional who embodies HCA’s mission to commit to the care and improvement of human life? If you are a proactive, goal oriented team player with the ability to work independently this CT Technologist position is perfect for you!

 

The highly trained staff are compassionate and proud to be a part of this extraordinary hospital.  With thee state of the art 64 slice GE scanners, the department stays very busy doing 25,000 + exams annually.

 

Shift:

  • WKEND Days Sat-Mon, S-SU 11A-11P, M-7A-7P
  • WKEND Nights Fri-Sun 7A-7P
 

The duties and responsibilities of the CT Technologist include but are not limited to:  

  • Demonstrates ability to obtain quality CT images of patients. 

  • Demonstrates competence in following established scanning protocols and exercises ability to adjust protocols as required.

  • Complies with radiation safety guidelines for patient and self.   Appropriately utilizes Personal Protective Equipment. Always operates CT scanner safely and competently. 

  • Demonstrates the ability to perform all necessary computer operations. (i.e. Meditech)  Ensure proper charges are entered and referring physicians orders are verified. 

  • Prepares examination rooms for CT scan and/or invasive procedures. Monitors inventory of supplies during room rotation and maintain room cleanliness and neat appearance. 

  • Assist the radiologist in administering medication, contrast agents, performing biopsies and all types of care to patients. 

  • Reviews each exam for technical accuracy (i.e. technical quality, anatomical positioning, annotation, etc.) and completes verification process in PACS. 

  • Assists Facility System Administrator and CT Supervisor with PACS clean up. (i.e.: unarchived images, verifications and reporting unspecified images). 

Shift: Nights 7p - 7:30a Fri - Sun
 

We value you and your future. HCA is proud to offer great leadership, a nurturing environment, many opportunities for growth and development, competitive pay and great full-time/part-time benefits including multiple health insurance plan options, comprehensive dental coverage, tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment assistance and many more programs to cover a wide variety of today’s life and family needs.  In addition to your salary and health insurance benefits, HCA provides a matching 401k as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP). Members of HCA receive consumer discounts on cell phones, hotels, rental cars, and many others. Interviews are being set immediately so apply today!

 

We are currently offering up to $5,000 for sign on bonus. Interviews are being set immediately so apply today!

About HCA: 

 

HCA is one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include 184 hospitals and 2000 sites of care, including surgery centers, freestanding ERs, urgent care centers and physician clinics located in 21 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. HCA is ranked number 63 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently recognized for being one of the “Worlds Most Admired Companies” and “World’s Most Ethical Companies.”

 
 
 

 


EDUCATION: 

REQUIRED: Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology. Responsible for continuing education credits as mandated by the ARRT for licensure         

 
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:  

Required: American Registry of Radiologic Technology

Required: ARRT - CT Technology Certification (required within 6 months of hire)

Required: American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider 

 
EXPERIENCE: 

PREFERRED: One-year as a CT technologist

    

HCA provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

 

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.