Cat Scan Technologist – CT Tech – CT scans / Computed Tomography Technician

Houston, TX

Posted: 09/21/2023 Employment Type: Full-Time/Part-Time Industry: Healthcare Job Number: Houston 45 Pay Rate: $39.00

Job Description

Pulse Staffing


Cat Scan Technologist – CT Tech – CT scans / Computed Tomography Technician


Job Description


CT Tech’s, are you looking for a staffing organization that can get you the assignments that you truly want? This is your chance to take advantage of an exciting career opportunity at Pulse Staffing! Established since 1988, we are the premium provider of the highest quality health care professionals to many of the Houston's top-rated hospitals and healthcare networks. By providing simple solutions to complex demands, we’ve developed lasting relationships, delivered consistent service, and gained the trust of some of the most prestigious medical facilities in Texas.


Due to our unparalleled success, we are seeking energetic, compassionate, and experienced CT Tech’s to join our team and take advantage of local and travel assignments in the Texas area. We pride ourselves on building long-lasting relationships with our nurses that create a one-of-a-kind staffing experience. We continue to uphold our great reputation with exceptional customer service that produces unique and endless opportunities for our nurses.


At Pulse Staffing, we look for CT Tech’s who care for patients like family, not because it’s their job, but because it’s their calling. We offer per diem shifts, local contracts, travel contracts, and direct hire opportunities for positions in various clinical settings. Think you have what it takes? Contact us today!


“What’s in it for you with us?”


  • Competitive compensation
  • Completion bonus available for travel position
  • A convenient work shift – for 13 weeks or PRN
  • Paid weekly
  • Parking Reimbursement
  • Virtual Hiring Process with Online Paperwork
  • We work with your schedule for interviewing time & location
  • The flexibility to speak with one of our Staffing Coordinators after-hours


(Cat Scan Technologist / Technician / Cat Scan Tech / Computed Tomography Technologist / Computed Tomography Technician / CT Tech /

Travel Nurse / Healthcare / Medical Staffing / Professional Services)


Job Requirements


We are looking for CT Tech’s to provide high quality patient-focused health care services to all patients within the scope of practice through physician orders in accordance with all Texas state laws and regulations and company policies. Currently licensed as an ARRT-(R) MRT- in the state of Texas with CT experience. Follows prescribed techniques for producing general and specific X-rays and CT scans for diagnostic purposes. Serves as point of contact for lab at the ER assigned and assists the physician/provider in carrying out physician/provider delegated orders and tasks regarding labs. Performs special procedures as required in a medical laboratory which may include, but is not limited to, hematology, special chemistry, chemistry, blood bank, microbiology, serology, and urinalysis. Participates in troubleshooting and maintenance of instrumentation, participating in QC and QI for the laboratory, evaluating and providing technical assistance in all areas of the laboratory. Processing reference laboratory specimens and performing computer tasks as related to reference laboratory.


A computed tomography scan may be used to help diagnose disease, plan treatment, or find out how well treatment is working. Also called CAT scan, computerized axial tomography scan, computerized tomography, and CT scan.

CT Technologist / Technician Duties:

  • Assure that the quality of clinical services is maintained through individual and group supervision with effective communication and promotion of teamwork.
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure environment while maintaining excellent patient care and customer service.
  • Prepare patient for X-Ray, CT scan, explain procedure to patient and/or family, prepares room, equipment, and materials as needed.
  • Position patient and arrange immobilization and support devices for patient.
  • Practice radiation protection techniques to limit exposure to patients and medical staff.
  • Adjust equipment controls, determine proper voltage, and exposure time.
  • Administer routine x-ray exams,
  • Observe patient and machine during procedure. Report unusual occurrences and record patient’s condition.
  • Document patient chart with procedures performed.
  • Clean and disinfect radiology room and equipment, maintain and order supplies for radiology.
  • Perform radiology quality assurance tests and maintain records.
  • Assist with front-end registration staff or additional clerical duties as necessary.
  • Efficient time management skills with ability to anticipate workflow and perform synchronous tasks.
  • Effective Team Player
  • Detail oriented with exceptional interpersonal communication skills.



Specific qualifications for this CT Tech role include:


  • Graduate of an accredited program in Radiology Technology.
  • Must be registered with the American Registry of Radiology Technology Program with CT certification.
  • Current Texas MRT License in good standing
  • Current BLS required, ACLS a plus all through the American Heart Association
  • 1-2 years of Radiology and CT experience, preferably in urgent care and/or emergency medicine
  • Knowledge of specific and OSHA requirements regarding radiological procedures.
  • Ability to work with patients of all ages.
  • Clinical experience performing CT scanning is documented without constant supervision.
  • Ability to assist with specialized procedures involving sterile techniques.
  • The ability to perform intravenous placement as ordered by physician is preferred.
  • Continuing education hours are required to keep up license renewal according to state specific guidelines.
  • Pass background check(s)
  • Ability to accurately read and write medical terminology.
  • Ability to work all shifts including day, evening, weekends, and holiday hours as needed.
  • Basic typing and computer proficiency, preferably experienced with Windows, Microsoft Office, EMR/EPM systems, etc.
  • Must meet Pulse Staffing’s hiring criteria.
  • Travel experience, a plus


(Cat Scan Technologist / Technician / Cat Scan Tech / Computed Tomography Technologist / Computed Tomography Technician / CT Tech /

Travel Nurse / Healthcare / Medical Staffing / Professional Services)


Join us at the heart of healthcare and enjoy a rewarding career!

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