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Roles & Responsibilities:
Under supervision of
physicians and Radiology Supervisor, prepares patients and examination areas in
accordance with departmental policies and procedures for administration, as
appropriate, of all routine and advanced skeletal, gastrointestinal, genitourinary
and chest radiological and fluoroscopic diagnostic examinations. Prepares advanced examinations, such as
computerized tomography and special procedures, in accordance with training and
certification. Sets up, cleans and
adjusts equipment. Loads film, takes
xrays and unloads and transports film. Observes radiation and equipment safety
precautions for equipment maintenance and patient/employee wellbeing. Provides patient orientation prior to
performs all routine and advanced (e.g., CT/special procedures) radiological
and fluoroscopic diagnostic evaluations in accordance with established clinical
protocols. Positions patients in
accordance with established procedures.
Operates and adjusts equipment, determining current settings and
monitoring patient and employee radiation exposure and potential for electric
shock; observes safety guidelines.
Responds to patients' needs during testing. Records and codes all applicable examination
results and completes all relevant medical documentation; properly labels films
in accordance with defined procedures.
Performs specialized examinations as permitted by experience/registry,
such as special procedures/CT scans.
support functions as required. Schedule
& examinations; initiates transportation; maintains examination files and
statistics. May answer telephones for
area and record messages. Maintains
clean work area and equipment and maintains full stock of applicable clinical
Ensures good working
order of equipment. Troubleshoots
routine equipment problems or seeks technical' assistance for equipment
malfunctions, keeping supervisor(s) appropriately informed.
Performs other related
duties as assigned or required as professional special technologist. Trains and
orients residents and clinical students from various departments and external
institutions. Perform assigned quality assurance tasks.
Job requires a minimum
level of knowledge ordinarily acquired through completion of an Associates
Degree or equivalent NYS accredited /JRCERT approved training program in
radiological technology. Special
training required to conduct/supervise certain areas such as mammography,
special procedures, computerized tomography.
should possess two to three years of progressively more responsible experience
as radiology lead technologist or junior supervisor as minimum criterion in
order to gain seasoned familiarity with radiological testing. Must be knowledgable about most major models
of radiological diagnostic equipment. Good analytical skills necessary in order
to solve problems of moderate complexity, requiring specialized knowledge, but
where supervisors are available for consultation. Standard methods, guidelines and procedures
govern work performed, although incumbent may develop day-to-day procedures. Prior
work experience of more that five years is desired in order to gain seasoned
familiarity with administration of radiological testing. Should be
knowledgeable about most major models of radiological testing equipment.
License by New York
State Department of Health as Radiologic Technologist is mandatory. ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic
Technology) certifications for certain specialy examinations (e.g., CT/special
procedures) is preferred for this title.
Registry of Radiologic Technology) or like organization certification prefered.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.