UH: MRI (Full-time, Day Shift) -
Our mission is to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our core values are compassion, integrity, excellence, teamwork and wholeness.
The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Imaging Specialist performs highly specialized MRI examinations. Operates specialized MRI equipment and software to obtain images of human anatomy for diagnostic and/or therapeutic determinations. Follows established departmental standard operating procedures to provide optimal imagery for diagnosis processes. Maintains responsibility of patient's safety, care and monitoring. Performs functions such as processing of data for image reconstruction, transfer to Picture Archiving Communications System, quality control and quality improvement. Performs other duties as needed.
Completion of an accredited Radiology Technologist Program required. No experience required. Minimum two years of experience preferred. American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT)(R), Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and Intravenous (IV) Certification required.
Ability to operate all MRI equipment, PACS, QuadRis and portable x-ray equipment. Able to write legibly; assemble, troubleshoot and calibrate patient care equipment, and perform technical age-specific patient care activities as required; use computer and software programs necessary to the position. Use computer for essential job duties. Excellent interpersonal skills in dealing with all age group patients (neonates, infants, pediatrics, adults, elderly), physicians and co-workers. Has the ability to communicate effectively about complex matters with others. Able to communicate effectively in English in person, in writing and on the telephone; perform basic math functions essential to the position; think critically; organize and prioritize workload; manage multiple assignments effectively; work well under pressure, problem solve; recall information; pay close attention to detail; document legibly. Ability to hear sufficiently for general conversation in person and on the telephone, and identify and distinguish various sounds associated with workplace; see adequately to read computer screens, records, and written documents necessary to the position; discern temperature variances through touch.