Adeptus Health Radiology/CT Technologist in McKinney, Texas
Texas Health Emergency Room: Texas Health Emergency Room is a joint venture between Texas Health, the largest health care system in North Texas, and Adeptus Health, the nation’s leading operator of freestanding emergency rooms. Strategically located within communities for optimal access, Adeptus operates more than 30 First Choice Emergency Rooms in Dallas, Denton, Tarrant, and Collin counties. These will now become Texas Health Emergency Rooms. Each equipped with a full radiology suite, including CT scanner, digital X-ray and ultrasound. The ERs also have on-site laboratory capabilities and are staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency-trained registered nurses.
Adeptus Health (NYSE:ADPT) is a leading patient-centered healthcare organization expanding access to the highest quality emergency medical care through its network of freestanding emergency rooms and partnerships with premier healthcare providers. Adeptus Health owns and operates First Choice Emergency Room, the nation's largest and oldest network of freestanding emergency rooms and owns and/or operates hospitals and freestanding facilities in partnership with Texas Health Resources in Texas, UCHealth in Colorado, Dignity Health in Arizona, Ochsner Health System in Louisiana and Mount Carmel Health System in Ohio. All Adeptus Health freestanding facilities are fully equipped emergency rooms with a complete radiology suite of diagnostic technology, on-site laboratory, and staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. For the last three years, Adeptus Health has exceeded the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction according to patient feedback collected nationwide by Press Ganey Associates Inc. Adeptus Health also was named a 2016 Best Workplaces in Healthcare by Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine.
Through the use of accepted techniques and practices, the Radiology/CT Technologists provides high quality Computerized Tomography and Radiographic studies, practices proper radiation safety techniques on all exams preformed, and performs a variety of tasks in an often hectic environment that require a high degree of skill, confidence, autonomy, and the ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively. Radiology/CT Technologists working at our Free-Standing ER’s are proficient in laboratory functions and frequently assist in performing various laboratory tests.
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Education and Experience
Graduate of a 2 year accredited school of Radiology Technology.
Minimum of 12 months of current experience performing Computed Tomography (CT) and Radiographic procedures in an emergency setting or another high-volume area is required. Level 1 or 2 trauma center ER experience preferred.
National certification from the ARRT is required.
CT Certification (required in all states except TX).
Current licensure by the state regulatory agency if applicable.
Current BLS for the Healthcare Provider. Must have current card from an American Heart Association (AHA) recognized course.
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