Contract
Brooklyn, NY
Posted 4 weeks ago

Location: Brooklyn, NY





Shift: Day: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM, 5X8, 40 hrs/wk, contract position





Start date: ASAP





Job Description:





A radiology technician works with a radiologist to diagnose and treat patients using diagnostic imaging examinations like X-rays, CT scans, and MRI scans. The radiology technician will prepare patients and equipment for radiology procedures, perform the tests, and maintain the equipment. Key responsibilities include:






  1. Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Preparing examination rooms for patient examinations.




    • Administering radiopharmaceuticals to obtain clear, usable images.




    • Positioning patients and equipment, explaining the procedures, and ensuring patients' comfort.




    • Inserting commands and data into the computer to document and specify the scan sequences, and monitoring the video display to adjust the density or contrast.




    • Monitoring patients during examinations, ensuring their safety, and following procedures to prevent unnecessary exposure to radiation.




    • Producing diagnostic images, reporting important information to the Physician, and updating patients' records.




    • Organizing the daily procedure schedules for emergencies and monitoring radiographic supplies.




    • Performing administrative tasks, such as answering technical questions, scheduling appointments, and offering pre-procedure advice.




    • Performing scheduled maintenance and emergency repairs on radiographic equipment.






  2. Education and Experience:

    • Associate's Degree (Community College, MBO)




    • Must have 1+ years of recent General Radiographer experience.






  3. Certifications:

    • A valid license as a radiologic technologist issued by the NYSDOH required




    • BLS Certification preferred.




    • ARRT Certification required






  4. Other requirements:

    • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19







Prior experience in an acute care setting and additional certifications in diagnostics are highly desirable.


Job Features

Job Category

Diagnostic, Imaging

Rate

61/hr

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