Medical Photographer/Patient Care Technician - Hauppauge, Long Island, NY
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: Hauppauge, New York
Internal Number: 2021-55034
Are you passionate about healthcare and possess a knowledge of medical photography? Do you want to be part of a team of dedicated professionals highly respected in the medical field? This is your opportunity find meaningful work where everyone plays an important role in improving the overall patient experience.
We a seeking a skilled Medical Photographer / Patient Care Tech to join one of the nation's top cancer research hospitals. You will provide basic patient care and perform specific technical procedures under the direct supervision of the Registered Professional Nurse according to established policies and procedures. Your responsibilities will include performing a variety of digital photographic and image database services (e.g. patient photography, image scanning and database entry) in fulfillment of department requests for use in patient care and follow up, publications, lectures, research and documentation.
We want you to join the fight to conquer cancer.
Committed to high standards of productivity and motivated to provide exceptional customer service.
Eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Adaptable in your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
A good decision maker, with proven success of making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.
Perform all phases of complex patient, specimen, portrait, and photomicrography to be used as teaching and/or medical/legal aids.
Creates and designs graphics for layouts of all forms of printed matter, logos, supporting materials such as computer based presentations using various design equipment.
Performs a wide variety of computer, scanning and digital imaging, printing and print correction by use of high-end computer hardware and software.
Performs all quality control procedures for computer-generated images.
Operates and maintains photography equipment.
Handles instruments, scopes, as well as patient facing responsibilities such as assisting the nurses with procedures and positioning patients.
Ensures the timely, accurate and smooth running of graphic design and digital imaging procedures.
Maintains neat, accurate documents.
Certificate of completion from a Nursing Assistant program or comparable training program.
At least 1 year of experience in medical digital photography and patient care.
Certification in Medical Photography highly preferred.
Fulltime hours: 10 hour shifts flexible between 8:00am and 8:00pm Monday through Friday with possibility for Saturday Rotation
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.