Reports to Director, Radiology. Operates magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners to create diagnostic images. Communicates the steps of the MRI procedure to the patient and assumes care for needs of patients, both physical and psychologically.
MISSION, VALUES and SERVICE GOALS
MISSION: We deliver outstanding care, inspire health, and connect with heart.
VALUES: Trust. Respect. Integrity. Compassion.
SERVICE GOALS: Personally connect. Keep everyone informed. Be on their team.
Education and Experience
The knowledge, skills, and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of an Associate's Degree (or equivalent certificate) in Radiography or MRI. Must maintain current CPR certification. MRI registered by ARRT is required within 1 year of hire to maintain position. A minimum of 1 to 2 years of Radiography/CT experience or an MRI specific degree is preferred.
Knowledge & Skills
Requires registry with American Registry of Radiologic Technologists as a Radiographer or MRI.
Familiarity with MRI equipment.
Familiarity with human anatomy and cross-sectional anatomy.
Limited nursing skills and sterile techniques.
Works in a hospital office and patient care environment.
Requires the physical ability and stamina (i.e. to walk/stand for prolonged period so time, push carts/wheelchairs up to 50 pounds, to position/lift patients at a maximum of 35 pounds unassisted, over 35 pounds requires assistance, provide CPR, etc.) to perform the essential functions of position.