NYU Langone Long Island is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Technol, CT - PD.
In this role, the successful candidate Under the direction of a Radiologist, the CT Technologist operates Computed Tomography equipment to produce clinical diagnostic images. Performs procedures according to established standards and practices without constant supervision of technical detail.
Operates CT imaging equipment to produce quality images as orderedaccording to department protocols. Produces quality images for interpretation by the Radiologist.
Prepares patient for exam regarding patient preparation, positioningimmobilization, and instructions throughout.
Practices effective radiation protection in utilizing appropriate shielding devices when possible. Monitors exposure and follows department policy regarding pregnant patients.
Proper and timely utilization of the PACs system allowing for Radiologist interpretation. Verifies all images are transferred to PACs in a timely matter.
Accurate utilization of the Radiology Information Systems. Verifies proper exam was completed, amount of contrast (if used) is correct, and proper code is attached. Arrives and completes procedures in a timely fashion.
Assists in the care and maintenance of the facilities, equipment, and supplies while abiding by WUH infection control policy and procedure. Maintains proper environment of care. Follows WUH infection control policy and procedure. Initiates Standard Precautions when required.
Instructs and supervises Radiography students in clinical practicum. Works with Radiography students in completing exams. Performs QA image review with students.
Performs other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Technical Diploma Graduate of AMA approved school of Radiology or Imaging Services. New York State Radiologic Technologist License. American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT)Advanced Certification in CT required within one (1) year of hire or transfer. New York State Department of Health IV Contrast Injection Certification, (Part 89-Section89. 40) required within one (1) year of hire or transfer. 1 - 2 years In Radiologic Technology. Strong communication (both written and oral), problem solving, and customer service skills. Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Radiology program or related Health field. 1 - 2 years In CT. Thorough knowledge of CT equipment.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Long Island provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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