CAT/MRI Tech 0-2

Mount Sinai Medical Center New York, NY
Strength ThroughDiversity

Ground breaking science.Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

486 - RadiologyAssociates 2277786


Roles &Responsibilities:

The CAT/MRI Technician operates Computed Tomography (CT) scanner orMagnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) equipment to capture images to aid in patientdiagnoses.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Identifies patient service requirements by establishingpersonal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in aposition to understand service requirements. Gains patient cooperation byreducing anxieties; providing explanations of treatment; answering questions.

2. Prepares patient for radiological procedure by positioningpatient, adjusting immobilization devices, moving equipment into specifiedposition, and adjusting equipment controls to set exposure factors.

3. Minimizes radiation to patient and staff by practicingradiation protection techniques, using beam restrictive devices, patientshielding, and knowledge of exposure factors. Adheres to established infectioncontrol policies and procedures.

4. Maintains production and quality of radiographs byfollowing established standards and procedures; processing radiographs;observing radiographic results; making necessary adjustments.

5. Documents patient care services by charting in patient anddepartment records (including the completion and verification of exams.

6. Ensures operation of radiology equipment by completingpreventive maintenance requirements, following manufacturer's instructions,troubleshooting malfunctions, calling for repairs, maintaining equipmentinventories, and evaluating new equipment and techniques.

7. Maintains radiology supplies inventory by checking stockto determine inventory level and anticipating needed supplies.

8. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complyingwith procedures, rules, and regulations.

9. Maintains professional and technical knowledge bymaintaining regulatory CME requirements. Attends educational workshops;reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks;participating in professional societies.

10. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing relatedresults as needed.

11. Completes yearly Age Specific Competency.



Completion of an accredited Radiology Program

N.Y. State Dept. of Health Licensed Radiologic Technologistrequired


0-2 years' experience as a CT/MRI technician


1. Radiologic Technologist

Strength ThroughDiversity

The Mount Sinai HealthSystem believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a commondevotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we're as diverse as thecity we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When youjoin us, you become a part of Mount Sinai's unrivaled record of achievement,education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.

We work hard to acquireand retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environmentwhere you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees,regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patientcare.

Explore more about thisopportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!

Who We Are

Over 38,000 employeesstrong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to providecompassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicinethrough unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diversecommunities we serve.

Formed in September2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn Schoolof Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, includingMount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount SinaiHospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount SinaiRoosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke's, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of MountSinai.

The Mount Sinai HealthSystem is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect forindividual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feelvalued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.


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