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Radiologic Technologist- MRI (Per Diem)

Radiologic Technologist- MRI (Per Diem)

Department 
Radiology
Job Locations 
US-NY-Multiple Sites
Employment Type 
Per Diem
Position Schedule 
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Position Summary

Westmed Medical Group is currently seeking a per diem Radiologic Technologist - MRI for our various sites in Westchester County, NY.  The Radiologic Technologist assists the Radiologist in diagnosis and treatment of patients within WMG while maintaining excellent imaging quality.

 

The radiology department at WESTMED Medical Group is accredited and recognized by the American College of Radiology (ACR) as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE).  With the recent addition of hologic 3D mammography systems at two of our sites, high field MRI, and a PET/CT scanner, the GE Discovery 610, we continue to bring the latest technology to the community.  

 

 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Radiologic technologists must follow physicians' orders precisely and conform to regulations concerning the use of radiation to protect themselves, their patients, and their coworkers from unnecessary exposure
  • Help patients transfer to the detector or exam table and ensuring adequate patient immobilization to perform exam
  • Verify proper patient identification on the study and route it PACS
  • Maintains a daily log of patients seen
  • Operate the equipment to acquire a variety of imaging results.
  • Obtains essential information from patients, medical records, and previous scans for clinical correlation.
  • Monitor patient reaction to treatment and changes in physical or mental status, reporting change to the appropriate person.
  • Prepare and assist patients for radiologic procedures as requested by a physician. Provide patient care with dignity and respect for the individual. Educate patients about the procedures to be performed.
  • Observe and follow safety procedures including universal precautions
  • Carry out quality control checks on equipment, reporting deficiencies to proper personnel for action
  • Keep familiar with changes regarding technology and safety for self, patients, and visitors.
  • Maintain cleanliness of equipment and working area.
  • Practice sterile technique and prevent cross contamination when necessary

Required Qualifications

  • New York State license required
  • ARRT - MR Certification is required
  • Connecticut license a plus but not required.
  • High knowledge with variety of routine procedures and applications.
  • Excellent patient and customer service skills.

Company Overview

Westmed Medical Group is a large, award-winning multi-specialty medical practice, with headquarters in Purchase, NY. It is staffed by a team of over 500 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers who are dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and the highest quality of patient care at its 13 locations in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The practice, known for its one-stop-shopping medical experience for patients, uses state-of-the-art systems and has a national reputation for measured healthcare excellence. Westmed offers 60+ medical specialties and currently has over 1,000 employees.  Our mission is to be your trusted partner in comprehensive, lifelong care.  The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level.  Westmed has been one of 480 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide since 2012, and was ranked a Fortune® 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and in New York State.

 

Here at Westmed Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.  Westmed Medical Group has also been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

 

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