Narberth, Pennsylvania

Main Line Health is suburban Philadelphia's most comprehensive health care resource with over 11,000 employees, offering a full range of medical, surgical, obstetric, pediatric, psychiatric and emergency services. Composed of five hospitals, a medical research institute, physician practices and other specialized facilities and services. Recognized as a Magnet system Main Line Health is committed to the highest standards of patient care, education and research.
Lankenau Medical Center, a 331-bed not-for-profit acute care teaching hospital and medical center, is conveniently located in Wynnewood, PA, just outside the western city limits of Philadelphia, on a magnificent 93-acre campus including its own farm. Lankenau has been recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals for excellence in patient outcomes, patient safety and patient satisfaction. U.S. News & World Report ranked Lankenau as one of the Top 5 hospitals in the Philadelphia region and one of the Top 10 hospitals in Pennsylvania. The Hospital has received Magnet® designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the nation’s highest award for recognizing excellence in nursing care.
Lankenau is a Level II Trauma Center and in 2013, opened the Heart Pavilion, a world-class facility for cardiac care. We have made it our mission to provide patients with a superior patient experience. This translates to the consistent delivery of safe, high quality clinical care in the absence of preventable harm.
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We are committed to providing exceptional care with empathy and compassion for people at all stages in life. Our Diversity, Respect and Inclusion Initiative celebrates our differences and our similarities. Ultimately, we want everyone to feel respected for who they are. Our physicians and employees speak highly of the work environment at Main Line Health. The hospital has been recognized by the Philadelphia Business Journal as one of the top ten "Best Places to Work" in the Delaware Valley and also ranked among Modern Healthcare's top 100 places in the nation to work in healthcare. With a history spanning more than 150 years, it’s one of the region’s most honored and respected academic healthcare institutions.
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JOB TITLE: CAT Scan Technologist
SCHEDULE: Full time night shift with rotating weekends and holidays.
JOB SUMMARY
The Cat Scan Technologist performs a variety of CT procedures. Exercises professional judgment in performance of services following established protocols and maintains a demeanor complimentary to MLH standards and medical ethics. Provides appropriate care for all patient populations. Demonstrates ability to work independently in provision of services.
ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES
  • Performs CAT Scan procedures.
  • Verifies patient’s clinical history procedure, ensuring information is accurate, documented and available for use by a licensed practitioner.
  • Prepares patient for procedures; providing instructions to obtain desired results, gain cooperation, and minimize anxiety.
  • Actively participates in the identification of patients, confirming patient demographics, correct procedure, correct side and site, using active communication.
  • Selects and operates CT equipment, imaging and associated accessories to successfully complete an examination.
  • Positions patient to best demonstrate anatomic area of interest, respecting the patient’s ability and comfort.
  • Immobilizes patient as required for appropriate examination.
  • Determines applicable CT protocol.
  • Applies principles of radiation protection to minimize exposure to patient, self and others and in accordance with MLH Imaging Gently program.
  • Determines pregnancy status as appropriate and follow procedures to limit gonadal exposure.
  • Evaluates images for technical quality, assuring proper identification are recorded and resolves PACS QA issues.
  • May inject contrast material if credentialed by Medical Director.
  • Applies principles of confidentiality (HIPAA) to all hospital and patient matters.
  • Documentation and reporting of adverse events, utilizing Patient Safety Network (PSN).
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.
  • Travel to and/or staff other Main Line Health (MLH) Radiology locations may be necessary on occasion to promote effective, timely and consistent delivery of Radiology services.
Advanced Imaging Capabilities: 3D Imaging:
  • Completed applications training for 3D Post Processing
  • Demonstrates competency in 3D Post-Processing protocols
  • Ability to utilize 3D Workstations in post processing of images
  • High level of familiarity with computerized technology
  • Thorough understanding of cross-sectional and vascular anatomy,
  • Works in collaboration with Radiologist(s) and Cardiologist(s) in post processing of images
  • Serves as a preceptor to other Imaging Technologists in educating them in post processing techniques
  • Attends ongoing continuing education programs related to 3D post processing.
  • Flexible in coordination of scheduling with other 3D technologists in assuring adequate staffing levels are met.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Graduate of JRCERT approved program in Radiologic Technology.
  • Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists ARRT (R) required
  • Advanced Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist ARRT (CT) preferred.
Licensures & Certifications:
  • IV certification preferred or certification must be achieved by end of training/onboarding process for continued employment.
  • BLS Certification by American Heart Association
Experience:
  • Graduate of JRC approved program in Radiologic Technology
  • Recent-related CT experience preferred. Minimum one year recent CAT Scan experience preferred
We offer competitive compensation and outstanding comprehensive benefits including tuition reimbursement, 403B matching savings plan, a pension plan, and a generous paid time off program. To be considered, please apply online with your resume at https://www.mainlinehealth.org/careers Enter Job ID 52674 in Keyword search box.
Applicants must certify that they have not used tobacco products or nicotine in any form in the 90-days prior to submitting an application to Main Line Health. This will be verified during pre-employment testing. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please, no agency calls.



Lankenau Medical Center (TLH)
100 Lancaster Ave

Wynnewood, 19096

Narberth, Pennsylvania

About Main Line Health

 

Founded in 1985, Main Line Health (MLH) is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs.

At its core are four of the region’s respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s premier facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital; Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; and Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, a home health service. Main Line Health also consists of Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multi-specialty physician networks, and the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a non-profit biomedical research organization located on the campus of Lankenau Medical Center. Main Line Health also consists of four outpatient health centers located in Broomall, Collegeville, Exton and Newtown Square.

Main Line Health hospitals, with more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians, are the recipients of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest honor for nursing excellence. Main Line Health is among the area’s leaders in medicine, providing advanced patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.

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