SUNY Upstate Medical University Medical Radiographer-Interventional Radiology in Syracuse, New York

Will perform Diagnostic & Interventional radiographic examinations under the direction of the departmental radiologists as per policies and procedures. Will greet the patient, explain the examination, position the patient, and set the proper exposure factors in order to obtain the required quality radiograph; assure radiation safety; posses the knowledge base to operate imaging equipment efficiently and effectively in order to obtain quality studies and will report any malfunctions with equipment to the immediate supervisor. Responsible for processing images and entering information into the Radiology Information System for documentation and billing purposes. This position is mainly responsible for providing radiologic examinations based on referring physician and radiologist needs. A.A.S. in Radiologic Technology or equivalent, NYS license/registration, and ARRT (must obtain within 1 year of appointment), a minimum of five years technical experience plus current CPR certification required. Registration certification for contrast injection required(must obtain within 3 months of appointment)