Tufts Medicine Senior CT Technologist in Lowell, Massachusetts
Eligible for sign on bonus of up to $5,000!
At Tufts Medicine, we’re saving lives, building careers, and reimagining healthcare. Ready to grow with us?
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is seeking an experienced Senior CT Technologist to come and join our friendly, flexible and supportive team as we provide Complete Connected Care! Work on state-of-the-art equipment in a fast-paced, highly technical environment. Build upon your current skillset in Computed Tomography while you also build lifelong relationships with colleagues. We are a team of strong believers in the proper work-life balance and employ technologists who both want and support the same!
Hours: 40 hours a week, night shifts.
Our Senior CT Technologist report into our CT Manager and have the following responsibilities:
Maintain current knowledge in areas of Computed Tomography.
Position and prepare patients for routine and emergent CT procedures according to set hospital protocols
Uses techniques which best demonstrate illness or injury while maintaining image quality and abiding by the ALARA principle
Performs multi-plane reconstructions and archives data.
Performs and documents patient assessment/history related to procedures and provides quality patient care
Provides clear and accurate instructions to patients regarding procedures which improves the quality of the CT exam being performed.
Applies knowledge and safety principles to ensure patient and staff safety.
Applies knowledge and principles of Universal Precautions, septic and sterile techniques, to minimize exposure to/spread of infectious organisms.
Possesses knowledge of department workflow; can successfully triage the order of patients into exam rooms based on acuity and availability
Communicates well with other staff/departments to coordinate care of patients.
Administers contrast material; competent with IV skills whether using an existing IV line or performing venipuncture; knows when to ask for assistance.
Supervises students, directly and indirectly, in clinical procedures pursuant to terms of any clinical affiliation agreement
Act as role model and trainer for current CT Techs as well as new hires.
Licensed CT in Massachusetts and ARRT
5 years of experience desired
Associates Degree Preferred
What We Offer:
Not only is Lowell General Hospital an exceptional place to work, offering a culture of recognizing and valuing employees, we provide amazing opportunities for our staff:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with hospital match
Opportunities for growth
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General
For more than 125 years, Lowell General has served the Greater Lowell community with pride. We balance the first-rate care of a premier medical center with the warmth of a three-time Magnet®-recognized community hospital. As a member of our team, you’ll join over 3,000 dedicated care providers to offer complete, connected care, when and where patients need it most.
About Tufts Medicine
A healthcare system that works Tufts Medicine is more than a health system — we’re a community that empowers people to live their best lives by reimagining healthcare, advancing knowledge and pioneering discovery. Every team member plays an integral role in realizing our vision of creating the most equitable and frictionless healthcare experience in the world. Here, you’ll join an enthusiastic community that champions your growth and receive generous benefits to support you and your family’s well-being.
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.