MRI Technologist - Full Time
Company: Montefiore Nyack Hospital
Posted on: September 11, 2023
9:00AM - 5:30PM; TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
$44.00 - $45.00
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.
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, White Plains , MRI Technologist - Full Time, Other , Congers, New York
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