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Computed Tomography (CT) Technologist

Dedicated Nursing Associates, a medical staffing firm, has current openings for Computed Tomography (CT) Technologists. If you are experienced in providing quality care to those who need assistance, we want you on our team! With DNA, you choose where you want to work, when you want to work, and how often you want to work.

Occupational Summary:

A CT scan technologist must be able to accurately interpret a physician’s scanning
instructions, administer contrast materials, prepare, and operate the CT scan equipment,
and position the patient to capture the appropriate images.

Reports To: Director of Imaging

Supervises: None


  1. Associate degree in Radiology.
  2. Current BLS Certification.
  3. ARRT certification in CT or CT registry eligible.
  4. 1 year’s previous experience as a CT technician.
  5. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  1. Prepare patients for CT procedures by positioning patients, adjusting immobilization devices, moving equipment into specific positions, and adjusting equipment controls.
  2. Obtain and examine orders to include the patient’s name, date of birth, requested procedure, clinical information (reason for the exam), requesting physician’s signature, date and time of order, and any other special notes or comments.
  3. Administer oral contrast agents to adult and pediatric patients according to protocols, establishes intravenous lines, administers IV contrast following safe and proper injection procedures, follows correct procedure to determine contrast
    eligibility, checks appropriate lab values before contrast injection per protocol.
  4. Utilizes all radiographic equipment to perform x-rays including but not limited to surgical and portable equipment and operates CT scanner proficiently and competently.
  5. Perform medical imaging exams and interpret images to diagnose medical conditions as directed by Radiologists.
  6. Perform routine diagnostic procedures according to established standards and practices under the direction of the Radiology Manager and Radiologists.
  7. Follow radiation protection regulations in accordance with standards established by the state and federal boards.
  8. Review Radiation Protection Plan Policy annually with documentation of signature and date. Document all fluoroscopy times in EMR and PACS. Documents radiation dosage for CT procedures.
  9. Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
  10. Practice patient safety by performing hand washing or using hand sanitizer before beginning procedures and wearing appropriate PPE.
  11. Assist in quality control of the equipment by contacting the appropriate personnel and notifying the department supervisor as necessary.
  12. Maintain production and quality of CT images by following established standards and procedures.
  13. Educate patients and thoroughly explain the procedure to be performed to facilitate cooperation and alleviate patient anxiety, including addressing the patient’s concern about radiation exposure.
  14. Other duties as assigned.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and talk or hear assessing/communicating with patients and staff. The employee frequently is required to use their hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee must be able to lift up to 100 lbs.

This job description does not list all the duties of the job. You may be asked by the supervisors or managers to perform other duties. You will be evaluated in part based on your performance of the tasks listed in this job description.

The employer has the right to revise this job description at any time. The job description is not a contract for employment and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time for any reason.


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Dedicated Nursing Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer