MRI TECHNOLOGIST - FULL TIME DAYS
Company: Montefiore Nyack Hospital
Location: Bear Mountain
Posted on: September 9, 2023
Day 9:00AM - 5:30PM; TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY Full Time Allied
Health Nyack NY DESCRIPTION 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 magnet. QUALIFICATIONS 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 DAYS, Other , Bear Mountain, New Jersey
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