CAT/MRI Technologist

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
 
Roles & Responsibilities:
 
The MRI Technician operates Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) equipment to capture images to aid in patient diagnoses.
 
1. Identifies patient service requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in a position to understand service requirements. Gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties; providing explanations of treatment; answering questions.
2. Prepares patient for radiological procedure by positioning patient, adjusting immobilization devices, moving equipment into specified position, and adjusting equipment controls to set exposure factors.
3.  Evaluates MRI films for quality to determine the need for additional sequences to demonstrate the required anatomy/pathology desired.  Adheres to established infection control policies and procedures.
4.  Minimizes radiation to patient and staff by practicing radiation protection techniques, using beam restrictive devices, patient shielding, and knowledge of exposure factors.
5. Maintains production and quality of radiographs by following established standards and procedures; processing radiographs; observing radiographic results; making necessary adjustments.
6. Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records (including the completion and verification of exams.
7. Ensures operation of radiology equipment by completing preventive maintenance require
 
Requirements:
 
Completion of an accredited Radiology Program
 
Experience:
 
Minimum of 2 years experience performing  CAT Scan and magnetic imaging procedures.
  
 Licenses:
 
New York State License in Diagnostic Radiology, and/or A.R.R.T. CT and MRI registry.
 
 
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.
 
Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!
 
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.
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans
 
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