UNIVERSITY OF IOWA IMAGING TECHNOLOGIST in IOWA CITY, Iowa

IMAGING TECHNOLOGISTRequisition # 73421Attention:Please note: Internal Recruitment Only Applications are being accepted only from: 1) current employees appointed in the following UI Health Care Organizations in a budgeted position at 50% effort or greater; 2) furloughed UI employees; or 3) UI ADA referral applicants.Carver College of MedicineCenter for Disabilities & DevelopmentInst for Clinical and Translational SciencePsychiatric HospitalSpec Child Health Services-M&RSpec Child Health Services-PedsStudent Health and WellnessUIHC AffiliatesUniversity HospitalsVP Medical AffairsPosition BasicsWorking TitleIMAGING TECHNOLOGIST - COMPUTERIZED TOMOGRAPHYAdvertising Ends on:Tuesday, September 11th, 2018Advertising Started on:Tuesday, August 28th, 2018Organization:University HospitalDepartment:RadiologySalarySalary:$41,567.00 to CommensuratePay Grade:23Job DetailsPercent Time:100%Type of PositionRegular: A position which is considered essential for the effective long-term operation of the university. Persons appointed to this position will receive the privileges and benefits associated with regular employment status.Duties:BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITYA 100% Imaging Technologist with primary duties in Computerized Tomography (CT). Work schedule is primarily Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM. Includes rotating weekends with corresponding days off, rotating on-call responsibilities, rotating holidays, and weekends. Perform and teach specialized CT procedures utilizing complex imaging equipment with close patient monitoring during exam.CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESPerform 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.Plan daily regular and STAT scheduling for efficient room utilization.Perform image processing such as 3-D reconstruction and image reprocessing.Adheres to UIHC policies regarding personal conduct, including: following established leadership, remaining responsive to instruction and coaching from supervisors and meeting the standards of personal appearance, attendance and punctuality.Please note: Five professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required of individuals performing this job.Education Required:Successful completion of two-year or other approved program by Joint Review Committee in Radiologic Technology Education is required.Experience Required:Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills.Certifications:Current certification or eligibility for certification in diagnostic procedures by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).Current Permit to Practice issu