MR Technologist Insight Health Corp.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota for more than three decades, merged with Insight Imaging in 2012 to create one of the nation?s largest radiology providers for fixed site and mobile diagnostic imaging and interventional services. Together we have 116 retail imaging centers, 128 mobile units and operate in more than thirty states. Our organization will serve nearly a million patients in 2013, offering a wide range of screening, diagnostic and interventional procedures that complement each community?s needs, in collaboration with radiologists, healthcare providers, hospitals and health systems.
We are currently seeking a Weekend Per Diem MRI Technologist for our Springfield, MA center.
Operates MRI scanner to produce images of the patient's body for diagnostic purposes. Provide leadership and technical support to MRI services, assuring that services are provided within professional standards and with excellent customer service. Remains self-motivated to increase level of understanding and knowledge of the field, disease, and new procedures as they evolve.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
? Creates a positive experience for every customer, every day by believing in and practicing the CDI Experience
? Performs routine and advanced MRI procedures on designated portions of the body for use by physicians in the diagnosing and treating of patient illness and/or injury with minimal amount of supervision or repeats
? Prepares patients for MRI procedures that will be performed, explaining the procedure and positioning patients so that the parts of the body can be appropriately scanned
? Maintains positive attitude and working relationships with radiologist, referring customers and other associates and peers
? Secures patient history regarding reason for prescribed tests
? Explains and prepares patients for MR procedures that will be performed, explaining the procedure, position patients so that the parts of the body can be appropriately scanned, and providing patient support by talking to patients throughout procedure
? Converses with doctors, nurses, patients and family members as required.
? Follows physicians? orders precisely and conforms to safety regulations to protect themselves, their patients, and coworkers
? Accurately maintains patient records within FusionRIS system
? Adjusts scan parameters correctly and as needed
? Maintains equipment
? Maintains an orderly and clean work area promoting good safety habits for patients and co-workers
? Assists with maintaining an updated MRI protocol manual and software upgrades
? Monitors medical supply inventory
? Assists with training of new associates, providing resource and technical expertise
COMPETENCIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES) REQUIRED:
? Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
? Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet established deadlines with a sense of urgency
? Ability to be flexible in schedule and adaptable to constant change
? Ability to effectively handle and prioritize multiple tasks, frequent interruptions, and details with accuracy
? Ability to maintain regular attendance and on-time arrival to work as scheduled
? Ability to deliver high quality customer service to external and internal customers by communicating with knowledge and compassion
? Ability to pay attention to the smallest details involved in taking service to the next level
? Ability to recognize potential abnormalities and prioritize accordingly
? Ability to remain calm in difficult situations
? Ability to resolve basic service recovery issues and understand when to escalate to next level
? Skill in organizing and prioritizing of work, and following assignments through to completion
? Skill in written and verbal communication
? Knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy
? Knowledge of current technical skills and procedural understanding to perform a full range of MRI scanning procedures
? Knowledge of and adherence to company policies and protocols
? Knowledge of and adherence to HIPAA and safety guidelines
? ARRT registered technologist, current and in good standing
? Graduate of the American Medical Association (AMA) approved school of radiography Licensed Radiological Technologist in the appropriate state, if applicable
? Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
? Must have training and experience sufficient to competently perform MR and/or radiographic procedures independently
? MR certification or pass MR certification exam within 12 months
? Ability to speak Spanish or bilingual a plus
? Requires use of office equipment, such as computers, fax machines, telephones and copiers
? Requires sitting, computer-related activities and standing for extended periods of time
? Requires ability to read type sizes as small as 6 point on films, color copies, or other types of hard copy
? Requires the ability to see, hear, speak, walk, stand, sit, reach, write, and key
? Must be able to transport patients from either wheelchairs and/or gurneys onto and off exam tables, with the capability of lifting patients up to 100lbs.
? Exposure to magnetic fields
? May have exposure to radiation
? May have potential exposure to blood or bodily fluids
As we blend the organizations together, what remains consistent is our commitment to our reputation for quality, advanced imaging services, subspecialty radiologists and thoughtful, patient-centered care. Looking to the future, we know that our associates are the key to our company?s growth and success. No matter the individual role, each one of our associates excels in applying their talents and ideas to meet organizational goals.
If you?re a person who is motivated to go above and beyond, inspired by working with the best and compelled to do the right thing, our organization is the right choice for you.
CDI/Insight Imaging is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered without discrimination with regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or other statuses protected by state, local or other applicable laws. This policy extends to all aspects of employment, including recruitment and hiring.
CDI/Insight Imaging and its associates have an employment relationship, which is known as employment-at-will. This means that either CDI/Insight Imaging or an associate has the right to terminate the employment relationship at any time, for any reason with or without cause or prior notice.
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