MRI Technologist

Requisition ID
2020-107266
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Diagnostic Imaging Center
Hours / Pay Period
80
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Sat/Sun/Mon 7am-7pm
Facility / Process Level : Name
CHI Mercy Health of Roseburg
Location
OR-ROSEBURG

Overview

CHI Mercy Medical Center is the leading provider of comprehensive healthcare services and programs for the more than 107,000 residents of Douglas County, Oregon. Our history of service in the region dates back more than 100 years to when the Sisters of Mercy raised $12,000 from generous local donors to build Roseburg’s first hospital. Today’s Mercy is a sophisticated, 174-bed medical center offering patients throughout the region local access to highly trained medical professionals, advanced technologies, and a wide range of preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, and rehabilitative services. Our 1000 plus employees, 225 medical staff, and 300 volunteers offer an array of services that eliminate the need for patients to travel out of town for care in the vast majority of instances.

In 2019, Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health aligned to form CommonSpirit Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services. We are committed to building healthy communities, advocating for poor and vulnerable populations, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

Up to $7,000 sign-on bonus and relocation assistance eligible position!

 

Pay Scale: $37.05 - $49.25

 
Shift: Full Time, 10am - 6:30pm 
 
Job Summary:
 

Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Imaging Services, the MRI Technologist will work closely with interpreting and referring physicians, other department staff and patients to deliver high quality MRI examinations.

 
Essential Functions:
  • Performs all MRI exams following established protocols; providing images of high quality for a permanent record and presentation to Radiologists for interpretation. Provides for patient comfort and safety in a strong magnetic field environment and maintains a clean and orderly work area.
  • Performs special MR imaging techniques for special need patient groups (pediatric, etc.).
  • Understands the use of pulse oximetry, gating devices, power injector and all MRI accessories.
  • Consults with Radiologist for special protocols on special imaging cases. Participates in protocolling outpatient exams with radiologists.
  • Completes exams on Meditech, including applicable ancillary charges and verifies exams on PAC’s in a timely manner upon exam completion.
  • Ensures MRI QC (quality control) is performed on equipment as stated by the Joint Commission and ACR.
  • Performs quality control checks, investigates and evaluates the MR system daily for any inconsistencies.  Notifies proper personnel concerning any deficiencies of the MR system or work area.
  • Wipes down all equipment with disinfectant solution after each exam; including bore of magnet, which must be disinfected on a regular basis.
  • Completes all required paperwork in a timely and accurate manner. Assures all fields are complete in accordance with department and The Joint Commission safety standards.

Qualifications

License/Certification:
  • Current licensure by the Oregon Board of Medical Imaging as an MRI Technologist required.
  • ARRT/MR registration required.
  • Must have current BLS within 30 days of hire. 
Experience:
  • Previous MRI Technologist experience preferred.
  • Strong organizational abilities, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Education:
  • Graduate of an approved Radiologic Technology program required.

OregonImaging

#missioncritical 

Related Skills: cat scan, mri, mammography, bone density, nuclear medicine, echocardiogram, segmental blood pressure, ekg, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, radiography, electroencephalic (EEG), electrocardiographic (EKG), segmental blood pressures, DEXA, computerized tomography (CT), radio-opaque contrast, vital signs, cystograms, hysterosalpingogram, anatomy, physiology, picture archiving and communications system (PACS), magnetic resonance, venipuncture, contrast injections, retrograde urethragrams, sterile techniques, x-ray, sonographers, sonography

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?

Join one of our Talent Communities to learn more about a career at CommonSpirit Health and experience #humankindness.