MRI Tech- Radiology (Full Time, Evening Shift)

Miami Children's Miami , FL 33196

Posted 2 months ago

Job Summary

Performs MRI examinations on patients as requested by the referring physicians. Coordinates patient flow and activities of the MRI Scanner.

Minimum Job Requirements:

  • Completed a training program in MRI
  • ARRT - American Registry of Rad Tech
  • CPR BLS -American Heart Association - maintain active and in good standing throughout employment.
  • 1 year experience as an MRI Technologist

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Checks patient chart or prescription to guarantee that the proper exam is performed.

  • Coordinates MRI exams with other departments and doctors' offices.

  • Documents all the required information in Patient Log Book and on Patient Scan Sheet.

  • Exercises extreme care and caution while obtaining medical history and reason for examination, in order to promote patient safety and avoid damage to MRI equipment.

  • Follows hospital patient-identification policy prior to performing examination.

  • Informs shift supervisor of equipment repair and keeps MRI equipment clean and orderly.

  • Responsible for maintaining current educational levels to stay current on new MRI issues.

  • Monitors all patients in the MRI scanner, with nursing assistance when appropriate.

  • Operates MRI scanner to produce detailed high quality diagnostic images.

  • Performs scans in a timely manner to reduce patient delays.

  • Enters and transmits patient information to PACS promptly upon completion of examination.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • ARMRIT - Amer Registry MRI Technologist preferred

  • Knowledge of location of emergency equipment and their functions.

  • Ability to relate cooperatively and constructively with patients, families, and co-workers.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both verbally and writing.

  • Able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.

  • Ability to problem solve and adapt standard clinical procedures to the individual client's needs.

  • Ability to interpret, adapt, and react calmly under stressful conditions.

(EOE DFW)

Updated 1/30/18


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