Mount Sinai Medical Center New York , NY 10007
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Healing made personal. Roles & Responsibilities: Performs radiographic examinations on patients referred by physicians in accordance with Radiology and Departmental protocols; including assignments to interventional procedures, operating room, cystoscopy and portables as needed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities 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 collimating on all films Demonstrates radiographically visible evidence of shielding in all instances where appropriate, especially pediatrics Performs preparation of parental contrast medica 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 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 an orderly fashion(ready for the next patient) Obtains/utilizes supplies necessary to meet job standards Performs computed tomography procedures as trained Assists in special radiographic procedures as trained Schedules exams into DECRAD (Radiology Information System) as required Performs quality control tasks on film development equipment (sensitometry); records pertinent data as required Accurately records all required patient tracking information into DECRAD Requirements: Graduate from an accredited Radiologic Technology program Six months to one year relevant work experience in a health care setting Strength Through Diversity The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are key drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care.
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 invite you to participate actively as a part of the Mount Sinai Health System team by: Using a lens of equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to thrive and reach their potential Serving as a role model confronting racist, sexist, or other inappropriate actions by speaking up, challenging exclusionary organizational practices, and standing side-by-side in support of colleagues who experience discrimination Inspiring and fostering an environment of anti-racist behaviors among and between departments and co-workers We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create an inclusive, welcoming and nurturing work environment where all feel they are valued, belong, and are able to professionally advance.
We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, contribute to the patient experience and quality of patient care. Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our history! Who We Are Over 42,000 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 (MSHS) provides equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, age, disability, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, veteran, immigration, citizenship, or other protected status. EOE including Veterans and Disabled
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