Radiologic Technologist Lead

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 
Roles & Responsibilities:
  • To perform radiographic examinations on patients referred by physicians in accordance with Radiology protocols.     

     

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities                                                                                            

    1. Performs Specialized procedures.                 
    2. Performs CT Scan procedures.                      
    3. Operates all radiographic imaging equipment associated with Special Procedures, Computed Tomography, and General Diagnostic, including but not limited to image intensifiers, monitors, injectors, and angiographic tables.               
    4. Applies the necessary technical judgment to obtain studies of an acceptable diagnostic quality according to written protocols and the patient’s needs.                 
    5. Provides Leadership and direction to support personnel in the absence of a supervisor.       
    6. Delegates responsibility to staff as appropriate.                   
    7. Coordinates breaks and meal times.              
    8. Assists in orientation of Staff Technologists.            
    9. Allocates work to the technologist.               
    10. Prepares patients with aseptic solutions and sterile drapes.              
    11. Assists in preparation of sterile surgical instruments and supplies needed for all Special Procedure examinations.                  
    12. Assists physician with room set up and procedure, when required, to include opening, and handing guide wires, catheters, setting up trays, etc.              
    13. Explains procedures to patients and answer questions.                    
    14. Loads and programs contrast media power injectors according to established departmental procedures.                  
    15. Prepares and administers oral and IV contrast media and accessories required to assist physicians in performing procedures.             
    16. Prepares and operates specialized imaging equipment, sets controls, establishes proper “programs” under direction of the Radiologist.                    
    17. Ensures supplies are ordered as needed by informing immediate supervisor or personnel responsible for placing orders.                  
    18. Maintains exam room cleanliness and orderliness of the work area and equipment to include removal of soiled or dirty linen to ensure compliance with infection control and departmental standards.                      
    19. Coordinates scan protocols with radiologist.            
    20. Scans patient documents as required.            
    21. Employs radiation protection measures and follows departmental protocols to keep exposure of patients, visitors and hospital personnel to a minimum.                
    22. Performs all quality assurance procedures as required.                    
    23. Prevents the spread of infection to self, patients, visitors, and other employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocol.                    
    24. Ensures that all studies performed are completed in IDX (Radiology Information System) in a timely fashion:              
    25. Accurately records all required patient tracking information into IDX (Radiology Information System).                 
    26. Schedules exams into IDX (Radiology Information System) as required                  
    27. Performs non-disciplinary job duties of the assistant supervisor as required. Assists in training and development of technical staff and students            
    28. Maintains in good standing, licensure specific to job to include adherence to Article 35 of the Public Health Code:

     

    Education Requirements                                                                                                                

    High school graduate. Graduate from an accredited program in radiological technology.

     

    Experience Requirements                                                                                                               

    Minimum of five years as radiological technologist.

     

    Licensing and Certification Requirements (if applicable)                                                          

    New York State License; ARRT Certification.

     

 
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 comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. 

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