This is a hospital based position located at Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla NY
The Lead Rad Technologist (Special Procedures) is responsible for technical work involving the operation of complex x-ray equipment for the purpose of taking radiographs of various designated portions of the body using special procedures, to assist physicians in the detection of foreign bodies and the diagnosis of diseases and injuries. Work involves the proper positioning of patient, the development of the x-rays, the maintenance of radiographic files for a prescribed period. Lead Technologist (Special Procedures) is distinguished from Senior Technologist in that incumbents must possess training and/or previous experience in the performance of special radiological procedures, such as the operation of CAT Scan equipment, and are assigned in one of these specialty areas. Partial supervision may be exercised over x-ray technicians, non-professional and clerical support staff in the way of quality control of work, and providing technical assistance. Does related work as required
Two years experience in a hospital x-ray department or a private radiological laboratory performing all types of diagnostic work including the operation of special procedures equipment such as CAT scan, angiographic or neurographic equipment.
Possession of of a valid license and current registration issued by the New York State Department of Health as a Radiologic Technologist in the field of diagnostic radiography,
Must be certified and maintain current registration with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in the field of Radiography.