Mount Sinai Careers

Per Diem Radiologic Technologist - Mount SInai St. Luke's

New York, New York
Allied Health


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.


Per Diem Radiologic Technologist - 75019 


What You’ll Do:
  • Performs radiographic examinations on patients referred by physicians in accordance with Radiology protocols
  • Performs routine radiographic procedures on patients following departmental protocols; including assignments to interventional procedures, operating room, cystoscopy and portables as needed
  • Assists, prepares and positions patients as required to perform radiological procedures
  • Evaluates radiographs for technical acceptability
  • Employs radiation protection measures and follows departmental protocols to keep exposure of patients and hospital personnel to a minimum
  • Demonstrates evidence of collimation on all images
  • Demonstrates radiographically visible evidence of shielding in all instances where appropriate, especially pediatrics
  • Performs preparation of parental contrast media and accessories required to assist the physician in performing procedures
  • Maintains x-ray equipment in good working condition and cleanliness, reports all equipment problems to supervisor
  • Processes radiographs or images and loads automated film handling equipment as required to complete the exam
  • Supervises Radiology technology students
  • Maintains supplies and accessories in radiographic room necessary to safely perform duties
  • Leaves x-ray room in a orderly fashion (ready for the next patient)
  • Obtains/utilizes supplies necessary to meet job standards
  • Schedules exams into DECRAD (Radiology Information System) as required
  • Performs quality control tasks on film developing equipment (sensitometry); records pertinent data as required
  • Accurately records all required patient tracking into IDX
 
What You’ll Bring:
  • High School graduate or equivalent education. 
  • Graduate from an accredited program in Radiologic technology.
  • New York State license in Diagnostic Radiology, ARRT certification.
 
Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity 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 medicine together.
 
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make 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 hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel 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. 

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