Imaging Splst-Mri

Licking Memorial Health Systems Newark , OH 43055

Posted 7 months ago

Imaging Specialist MRI

Radiology

Position Summary

Provides health care services, providing imaging services to assist in diagnosis or treatment. Performs imaging procedures and related techniques, producing image for the interpretation by, or at the request of a licensed practitioner. Exercises professional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanor complementary to medical ethics. Provides appropriate patient care and recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure. Provides care for patients ranging in age from newborn through geriatric. Provides practical instruction to students. Provides back-up call as required

Responsibilities

  • Confirm accuracy of patient identity and physician's order.

  • Charges for procedures in an accurate and timely manner.

  • Follows strict adherence to safety guidelines.

  • Patient Preparation Explain the procedure; obtain relevant patient history; assure that all artifact-producing objects have been removed and patient is safe to enter the MRI zones; verify that patient has not been subjected to medical procedures that may invalidate the scan results (e.g., received contrast, prosthetic devices).

  • Acquisition and Analysis Enter patient data required to perform the exam, select positioning aides and position patient; record unusual positioning details. Perform exams according to protocol.

  • Evaluation of Results-Verify regions of interest; evaluate quality of images for problems due to artifacts, pathology, and archive results.

  • Document/maintain patient records.

  • Conduct and record required QC.

  • Utilize functions of the Radiology Information System.

  • Ascertain patient understanding of procedure.

  • Regularly inspect equipment for safety and operability and troubleshoot mechanical equipment problems.

Requirements

  • Maintain certification by ARRT.

  • Possess a valid license issued by ODH.

  • Maintain CPR certification.

  • Understand new technology quickly.

  • Basic knowledge of CPT Coding, Medical Necessity, LMRP's, ABN's

Licking Memorial Health Systems is an equal opportunity employer and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. Licking Memorial Health Systems does not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, veteran status, pregnancy, disability, marital status, or other characteristics protected by law.


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