Mount Sinai Careers

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGIST

New York, New York
Allied Health


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?

 

Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care defines us as an organization. Contributing to our world-renowned reputation is the dedication of allied health professionals. Working collaboratively with nurses and physicians, our allied health providers are valued partners providing diagnostic and therapeutic extensions of care on a daily basis. Mount Sinai’s allied health team members work side-by-side with global leaders in health care to create a patient-focused network of services that support healing in our local communities and around the globe.

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 

What You’ll Do:

  • Accurately records all required patient tracking information into IDX (Radiology Information System).
  • Schedules exams into IDX (Radiology Information System) as required.
  • Informs supervisor or appropriate personnel of needed repairs to equipment or unsafe conditions.
  • Assists physician directly as required.
  • Prevents the spread of infection to self, patients, visitors, and other employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocol.
  • Calls for in-patients as required.
  • Supervises radiology students assigned to his/her clinical area.
  • Performs related clerical duties in the absence of support personnel.
  • Attends in-services and other professional development meetings as required.
  • Maintains in good standing, licensure specific to job to include adherence to Article 35 of the Public Health Code
  • Performs routine radiological procedures.
  • Applies the necessary technical judgment to obtain studies of an acceptable diagnostic quality according to written protocols and the patients’ needs.
  • Assists, prepares and positions patients as required to perform radiological procedures
  • Provides patient education relevant to specific imaging procedures by informing the patient of the nature of the procedure, the area to be imaged and any specific instructions the patient may need.
  • Ensures all radiographic images are appropriately labeled as specified by the department SOP.
  • Demonstrates evidence of collimating on all films.
  • Demonstrates radiographically visible evidence of shielding in all instances where appropriate, especially pediatrics.
  • Employs radiation protection measures and follows departmental protocols to keep exposure of patients and hospital personnel to a minimum.
  • Evaluates radiographs for technical acceptability and ensures images are transmitted to PACS in a timely fashion.
  • Ensures that all studies performed are completed in IDX (Radiology Information System) in a timely fashion.
  • Ensures Radiology room and equipment cleanliness, at the start and at the end of the shift, to include removal of soiled or dirty linen.
  • Maintains supplies and accessories in radiographic room necessary to safely perform duties, as required.

 

What You’ll Bring:

·         Graduate of an AMA/J.C.E.R.T. approved program in Radiologic Technology. 

·         Good interpersonal and communication skills.   Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and positioning.

·         New York State License (L.R.T.). 

·         American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. (ARRT certified)

 

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 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.

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?

 

Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care defines us as an organization. Contributing to our world-renowned reputation is the dedication of allied health professionals. Working collaboratively with nurses and physicians, our allied health providers are valued partners providing diagnostic and therapeutic extensions of care on a daily basis. Mount Sinai’s allied health team members work side-by-side with global leaders in health care to create a patient-focused network of services that support healing in our local communities and around the globe.

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 

What You’ll Do:

  • Accurately records all required patient tracking information into IDX (Radiology Information System).
  • Schedules exams into IDX (Radiology Information System) as required.
  • Informs supervisor or appropriate personnel of needed repairs to equipment or unsafe conditions.
  • Assists physician directly as required.
  • Prevents the spread of infection to self, patients, visitors, and other employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocol.
  • Calls for in-patients as required.
  • Supervises radiology students assigned to his/her clinical area.
  • Performs related clerical duties in the absence of support personnel.
  • Attends in-services and other professional development meetings as required.
  • Maintains in good standing, licensure specific to job to include adherence to Article 35 of the Public Health Code
  • Performs routine radiological procedures.
  • Applies the necessary technical judgment to obtain studies of an acceptable diagnostic quality according to written protocols and the patients’ needs.
  • Assists, prepares and positions patients as required to perform radiological procedures
  • Provides patient education relevant to specific imaging procedures by informing the patient of the nature of the procedure, the area to be imaged and any specific instructions the patient may need.
  • Ensures all radiographic images are appropriately labeled as specified by the department SOP.
  • Demonstrates evidence of collimating on all films.
  • Demonstrates radiographically visible evidence of shielding in all instances where appropriate, especially pediatrics.
  • Employs radiation protection measures and follows departmental protocols to keep exposure of patients and hospital personnel to a minimum.
  • Evaluates radiographs for technical acceptability and ensures images are transmitted to PACS in a timely fashion.
  • Ensures that all studies performed are completed in IDX (Radiology Information System) in a timely fashion.
  • Ensures Radiology room and equipment cleanliness, at the start and at the end of the shift, to include removal of soiled or dirty linen.
  • Maintains supplies and accessories in radiographic room necessary to safely perform duties, as required.

 

What You’ll Bring:

·         Graduate of an AMA/J.C.E.R.T. approved program in Radiologic Technology. 

·         Good interpersonal and communication skills.   Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and positioning.

·         New York State License (L.R.T.). 

·         American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. (ARRT certified)

 

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 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.