Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Biomedical Technician I.
Under close supervision, installs, inspects, calibrates, and performs preventive maintenance on General Biomedical -electrical, electronic and pneumatic patient care, diagnostic, monitoring and therapeutic instrumentation throughout the Medical Center. Troubleshoots and repairs a variety of instruments such as: Infusion, Syringe, Enteral, PCA Pumps, SCDs, Pacemakers, Telemetry, Multi-parameter patient Monitors, Hypothermia Units, Lab equipment etc. General Care Areas include but is not limited to Central Services, Labs, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Dialysis.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organization's Core Values and incorporates them into the performance of duties
Performs all other related duties as assigned.
Installs medical equipment in coordination with the user department and Facilities Management Department. Assist other CE technicians in the installation of new patient systems. Assist in the reinstallation of equipment in other areas or carts as determined by the user departments needs. Performs incoming inspection on General patient care equipment with at least an electrical safety check, and/or a full acceptance and performance check. Performs electrical and functional safety checks on all incoming patient care equipment before it is used. Performs functional tests, checks the calibrations on new patient monitors, SCDs, infusion devices, feeding pumps, suction regulators, etc., on a regular basis. Re-inspects equipment for electrical safety checks at intervals prescribed by departmental policy following repairs. Keeps abreast of new developments in the field of medical instrumentation, and is aware of clinical applications of equipment and how it is used on patients. Attends all required work-related training.
Determines whether equipment is covered by warranty or service contract when repairs are needed. Notifies theOperations Manager of equipment under warranty or contract by providing the manufacturer, model, serial number,and the description of the problem with the equipment.Operations Manager of equipment under warranty or contract by providing the manufacturer, model, serial number,and the description of the problem with the equipment.
Performs preventive maintenance (PM) and calibration on above mentioned equipment at intervals prescribed bymanufacturers and departmental policies. Locates equipment that is due for PM, performs functional testing, andcalibration: works on fixed equipment such as patient monitors in the room where it is installed. Brings mobileequipment back to the shop for inspection. Affixes appropriate tags, labels and/or stickers to new equipment andensuring existing equipment are also appropriately tagged.
Carries out minor repairs of general patient care equipment, accessories and cables in the Medical Center in anefficient manner. Troubleshoots minor problems in medical equipment and renders equipment functional by fixing orreplacing appropriate component or circuit board based on the problem; may be required to provide service at thepoint of use. Records all work done on appropriate checklist in the medical equipment database. Informs andconsults with the Operations Manager or Director on unusual problems or specific hazards
Associates degree in Biomedical, Electrical or Electronics Engineering with a minimum of one year of experience as a biomedical technician in a clinical engineering department or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Bachelors' degree in Biomedical, Electrical or Electronics Engineering/Technology
CBET certification by the International Certification Commission.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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NYU Langone Health provides a salary range to comply with the New York City Law on Salary Transparency in Job Advertisements. The salary range for the role is $68,365.71 - $69,405.71 Annually. Actual salaries depend on a variety of factors, including experience, specialty, education, and hospital need. The salary range or contractual rate listed does not include bonuses/incentive, differential pay or other forms of compensation or benefits.
NYU Langone —a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center—is one of the nation’s premier destinations for excellence in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of Tisch Hospital, our acute care facility; the NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children’s health services; Rusk Rehabilitation, the #1 rehab program in New York since U.S. News & World Report began its hospital rankings in 1989; and a growing ambulatory care network with locations throughout Manhattan, the outer boroughs, and the tri-state area, bringing services directly to where its patients live and work. An integral part of NYU Langone, NYU Grossman School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless pe...ople since 1841.With more than 75 divisions of specialty care including comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs for every stage of life, a multifaceted Research and Academic Center and the NYU Long Island School of Medicine focused on primary care. NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island joined NYU Langone Health as of August 2019. NYU Langone's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year.