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As a Pulmonary Function Technologist you will:
Performs Pulmonary Function Tests, Sputum Induction and Arterial Puncture accurately, completely and efficiently as per Department Guidelines and approved protocols.
Reviews test results and determines the need for additional tests as per the approved protocol.
Monitors patient flow and schedules urgent requests with minimal supervision
Maintains accurate records and logs and notifies the Supervisor and/or medical staff as indicated.
May perform special studies as needed.
Associate’s Degree (Biology, Chemistry, Physiology or Respiratory Therapy) with 2+ years of relevant experience required
Bachelor’s Degree preferred
Experience in bronchial provocation and exercise testing, experience with Morgan plethysmography and MedGraphics exercise systems preferred
Must be a Certified Pulmonary Function Technician (CPFT) or Registered Pulmonary Function Technician (RPFT)
Hours: Part-time Day Shift, 22.5 hours per week, Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.