St Josephs Healthcare System

MRI Techn PD

Requisition ID
2017-10665
Shift
Day/Evening/Night
Category
Radiology/Radiation Therapy
Shift Hours AM/PM
Flexible
Department
SW MRI
Position Type
Per-Diem

Overview

Responsible for performing routine MRI exams in either an inpatient and/or outpatient setting in accordance with established protocols for positioning, image quality, and magnetic safety. Utilizes a variety of equipment including MRI scanners, power injectors, as well as computers and various software programs to enter patient related information into hospital databases. Contributes to the overall excellence of the department through commitment to personal excellence in technical and interpersonal skills.

Responsibilities

Practices MRI safety and maintains a safe environment for patients, hospital staff, and any equipment that may be exposed to the MRI magnetic field. Prepares, operates, and cares for equipment and other technical instruments used for patient positioning, administration of contrast, patient monitoring, and image acquisition. Obtains and evaluates images for technical quality and participates in quality/performance improvement activities. Follows infection control policies and procedures. Assumes responsibility for room setup and general cleanliness. Maintains proper documentation for clinical procedures in accordance with departmental policies. Proficient in all hospital software pertaining to patient workflow. Assists doctors and nurses and initiates life support if needed. Demonstrates commitment to professional development which includes CME's and in-services. Meets all required competencies for department, unit and/or hospital. Responsible for performing all other duties as assigned.
Special Projects

Qualifications

Work requires a High School diploma or equivalent and one year of MRI experience preferred.��� ARRT registration in MRI (American Registry or Radiologic Technologist) required within twelve months of working in that modality.� State of NJ licensure in Radiologic technology preferred.��Requires the analytical ability to resolve problems that require the use of basic specific, mathematical, or technical principles and in depth experience based knowledge.� Requires the ability to explain clinical, technical, and diagnostic procedures to patients and their families.

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