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MRI Technologist 2,500 SIGN ON BONUS

Posted: May 9, 2024 RAYUS Radiology
Job Number: 12302
Contact Name: Haidi Vahklopez
Agency: No
Phone:


Facility: RAYUS Radiology
Location: Portland, Maine
USA
Degree: AS
Compensation:
Perm/Temp: Perm
Workload: Full Time
Supervisory Exp.: No
Certifications:
Position Type:
  • Imaging Center
Skills:
  • MRI
Date Posted: 05/09/2024
Contact Information
Job Number: 12302
Contact Name: Haidi Vahklopez
Company: RAYUS Radiology
Agency: No
Phone:
Fax:
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Job Summary

RAYUS Radiology, formerly Center for Diagnostic Imaging and Insight Imaging, is looking for a MR Technologist to join our team. We are challenging the status quo by shining the light on radiology and making it a critical first step in diagnosis and proper treatment. Come join us and shine brighter together! This is a full time evening role: 1:00pm - 9:00pm.

$2,500 SIGN ON BONUS

*Relocation assistance may be provided*

JOB SUMMARY:

Operates MRI scanner to produce images of the patient's body for diagnostic purposes. Provides 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. This is a full-time position working Evenings, 1:00pm - 9:00pm.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

(80%) Patient Imaging

  • 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
  • Screens patient before exam for any precautions or contraindications pertaining to the examination
  • 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
  • Adjusts scan parameters correctly and as needed
  • Maintains positive attitude and working relationships with radiologists, referring offices and other associates and peers
  • Converses with doctors, nurses, patients and family members as required
  • Follows physicians' orders precisely and conforms to safety regulations to protect themselves, patients, and coworkers
  • Maintains accurate patient records within Radiology Information System (RIS)
  • Maintains an orderly and clean work area promoting good safety habits for patients and co-workers
  • Maintains ACR toolkit and accreditation requirements

(15%) Department Support

  • Maintains equipment in good working order; cleans and disinfects equipment after each use
  • 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

(5%) Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements

COMPETENCIES (KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES) REQUIRED:

  • 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 ALARA principles
  • Knowledge of and adherence to company policies and protocols
  • Knowledge of and adherence to HIPAA and safety guidelines
  • Skill in organizing and prioritizing work and following assignments through to completion
  • Skill in written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet established deadlines
  • Ability to be flexible in schedule and adaptable to constant change
  • Ability to effectively handle details with accuracy
  • Ability to maintain regular attendance and on-time arrival to work as scheduled
  • Ability to deliver high quality customer service to internal and external customers by communicating with integrity and compassion
  • Ability to recognize potential abnormalities, adjust process and communicate with radiologist as appropriate
  • Ability to remain calm in difficult situations
  • Ability to resolve service recovery issues and understand when to escalate to the next level
  • Ability to operate and adjust scanning and ancillary equipment

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • ARRT registered technologist, current and in good standing
  • ARRT advanced MR certification
  • 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
  • Training and experience sufficient to competently perform MR and/or radiographic procedures independently

Preferred:

  • Bilingual

RAYUS is committed to delivering clinical excellence in communities across the U.S., driven by our passion for and superior service to referring providers and patients. RAYUS Radiology is built on our brilliant medicine, brilliant team, brilliant technology and services--all to provide the highest level of patient care possible.

We bring brilliance to health and wellness. Join our team and shine the light on Radiology Services!

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