MRI Technologist - Full Time
Company: Montefiore Nyack Hospital
Location: Harrington Park
Posted on: September 9, 2023
Starting at $90,000...Operates magnetic resonance imaging equipment
to produce cross-sectional images of patient's body for diagnostic
purposes: Interviews patient to explain magnetic resonance imaging
procedures and to request removal of metal objects which are
hazardous to patient and equipment when magnet is activated.
Positions patient on examining table and places specified coil
(receiver) such as head coil or knee coil, close to area of
interest, following protocols requested by RADIOLOGIST.
Demonstrates use of microphone that allows patient and technologist
to communicate during examination. Enters data, such as patient
history, anatomical area to be scanned, orientation specified, and
position of entry into aperture of magnetic resonance imaging
equipment (head or feet first), into computer. Keys commands to
specify scan sequences, and adjust transmitters and receivers, into
computer. Observes patient through window of control room to
monitor patient safety and comfort. Views images of area being
scanned on video display screen to ensure quality of pictures. Keys
in data on keyboard of camera to photograph images. Alerts staff
entering magnet room to danger of wearing or carrying metal around
Two years of MR working experience. ARRT (R)(MR) highly preferred.
If not registered in MRI, must be registered within 1 year from
date of employment. Licensed with the NYS Department of Health.
Must currently possess or obtain within 3 months of hire BLS and IV
certification, IV certification training is available on-site.
Keywords: Montefiore Nyack Hospital, Tenafly , MRI Technologist - Full Time, Other , Harrington Park, New Jersey
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