MRI Technologist

Requisition ID
2021-158269
Employment Type
Per Diem
Department
MRI
Shift
Varied
Standard Hours
Varied Shifts
Facility / Process Level : Name
CHI Saint Joseph Health System
Location
KY-LEXINGTON

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

Responsibilities

PRN, Varied Schedule, Saint Joseph Hospital                                                                                                                                       

Job Summary / Purpose

MRI Technologist Operates a magnetic resonance scanner to obtain images for use by physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of pathologies. Obtains patient history and screening forms, explains routine procedures and addresses patient concerns. Responsible for maintaining patient record and files. Performs quality assurance on magnetic resonance scanner.

Essential Key Job Responsibilities

  1. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.
  2. Performs procedures to ensure quality patient care in accordance with Radiologist’s expectations and protocols.
  3. Displays knowledge and complies with the National Patient Safety goals.
  4. Supports and reports any identified compliance matters.
  5. Participates in hospital and department quality assurance programs to ensure safety and satisfaction.
  6. Maintains professional development and education for technical competency.
  7. Uses standard precautions, PPE, at all times.
  8. Maintains regulatory compliance and licensure for current position.
  9. Attends all CHI Saint Joseph Health required educational programs as well as all Learn modules.
  10. Contributes to the efficient operation and monitoring of the department and utilizes our resources efficiently.
  11. Demonstrates complete working knowledge of equipment within assigned area.
  12. Knowledge and performance of the Code of Conduct Standards.
  13. Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Required Education 

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Radiology Technology 

 

Required Licensure and Certifications 

  • Possess and maintain certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).  Possess and maintain certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) within 1 year of employment or transferring into the position.  State of Kentucky Licensure required.  BLS within 30 days of employment 

 

PREFERRED Qualifications 

  • Previous experience in MRI preferred 

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