MRI Technologist - FT - Provo
Company: Local Staffing
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Job Description: The MRI Tech is responsible for performing
medical imaging examinations under the direction of a physician to
assist in the medical diagnosis or treatment of illness or injury.
Job Details Sign on Bonus: up to $2500.00 for eligible applicants
Salary: $31.94 depending on experience Benefits Eligible: Yes.
check out our benefits Shift: Full-time, 40 hrs/wk, Swing shift Job
Essentials Ensures proper patient identification, order
verification, and prepares the patient for the exam. Performs MRI
examinations per department protocol. Understands cross sectional
anatomy and demonstrates anatomical positioning competency.
Critiques own films. Completes studies within acceptable time
limitations without compromising patient care or the quality of the
examination. In coordination with the radiologist, selects proper
scanning techniques and protocols. Demonstrates knowledge and
understanding of protocol relating to contrast administration. As
ordered by the physician and under radiologist or physician
supervision administers intravenous contrast material to patients.
Practices appropriate infection control and sterile techniques.
Understands and operates all MRI equipment and related information
systems appropriately to ensure that quality images are produced.
Exhibits understanding and proficiency with electronic imaging.
Incumbent views, transfers, archives, and manipulates images.
Exhibits a working knowledge of the MRI scanner. Troubleshoots when
needed and understands the shutdown and start up procedures.
Exhibits a working knowledge of the magnet, cryogens, gradient
amplifiers, and all relevant computer hardware and software.
Understands the Quench procedure and when it should be performed.
Adheres to and understands the MRI safety policy and the FOUR ZONE
concept. Understands proper MR magnet safety in an event of an
emergency. Thoroughly and accurately completes all required
documentation including time stamps and image storage. Follows
appropriate protocol for medical necessity, coding and charging,
obtaining consents if necessary, documenting any events that may
occur for quality, maintaining a current QC program for ACR and
reporting any equipment failures or problems. Minimum
Qualifications ARRT registered technologist. Current Utah State
Licensure (for positions in Utah) in order to administer RX. Basic
life support (BLS) certification for healthcare providers. One year
of experience in MRI. Post-hire expectation: Meets departmental IV
certification competency within three months of hire. Post-hire
expectation: (Where applicable) Must complete the controlled
substance module within six months of hire. Post-hire expectation:
(Where applicable) Must complete the initial moderate sedation
module within six months of hire. (Where applicable) Must complete
the initial moderate sedation module within six months of hire.
Preferred Qualifications MR registered by ARRT. Physical
Requirements: Hearing/Listening, Lifting, Manual Dexterity, Seeing,
Standing. Location: Utah Valley Hospital Work City: Provo Work
State: Utah Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40
Keywords: Local Staffing, Orem , MRI Technologist - FT - Provo, Other , Orem, Utah
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