M Health Fairview is looking for a CT Technologist at Fairview St. John's Hospital in Maplewood, MN. We are known for our award-winning heart, stroke and cancer care. Imaging Technologists provide services to patients and physicians through the creation of high quality diagnostic imaging, provides quality age-appropriate patient care according to established standards of practice, and works collaboratively with all members of the health care team.
The CT Tech operates equipment to prouder high quality cross-sectional images of patients' bones, organs and tissue used to diagnose medical conditions. Prepares patients for these diagnostic procedures by explaining the process and positioning patients to correctly capture the images requested by a physician.
Performs a variety of high quality CT exams with attention to diagnostic detail using the lowest radiation dose achievable
Prepares, educates and interviews patients prior to their CT exams, to ensure they receive a safe and appropriate exam
Plans and prepares for patient visit prior to their arrival, to ensure quality and timeliness of patient care
This includes gathering medical history, consulting with clinician, preparing paperwork and gathering supplies
Frequently responds to STAT and ASAP customer needs
Makes quick and patient focused decisions in times of high patient volume and rapid change
Keeps patient environment and work space clean and organized, which includes stocking linen and supplies in an organized and timely manner
Completes requisitions and charges for supplies in a timely and accurate manner, ensuring our patients receive prompt diagnosis and care
Facilitates the performance of interventional procedures: gathers medical history, coordinates care with other departments, sets up correct equipment and supplies using proper sterile technique, communicates with performing physician and adhering to ALARA principles while always maintaining compassionate patient care
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
Performs other responsibilities as needed/assigned
Graduate of an accredited school of Radiologic Technology
ARRT CT certification or successful completion within 18 months of hire
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.