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MRI Technologist, per diemJob ID 147207 Date posted 04/22/2018
Under general supervision of the Chief Technologist and under the direction of a Radiologist, can perform diagnostic MRI/MRA on pediatric, adult and geriatric patients on designated areas of the body as requested by a physician.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:
Utilizes all their technical skills and training to ensure the safe and accurate operation of the MRI scanner including the screening of all patients and visitors
Evaluates MRI scans for technical quality under minimal supervision. Perform these duties using independent judgment and initiative
Must project an image of professionalism in conduct, appearance, communication and team work. Participates in the continuous quality improvement process of the department.
Participates in hospital wide compliance assessments
Will be required to take call and rotate to both MRI sites
Performs other related duties as required
Maintain strict adherence to the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Confidentiality policy.
Incorporate Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Standards of Behavior and Guiding Principles into daily activities.
Comply with all Lahey Hospital and Medical Center Policies.
Comply with behavioral expectations of the department and Lahey Hospital and Medical Center.
Maintain courteous and effective interactions with colleagues and patients.
Demonstrate an understanding of the job description, performance expectations, and competency assessment.
Demonstrate a commitment toward meeting and exceeding the needs of our customers and consistently adheres to Customer Service standards.
Participate in departmental and/or interdepartmental quality improvement activities.
Participate in and successfully completes Mandatory Education.
Perform all other duties as needed or directed to meet the needs of the department.
Must be a graduate of an Accredited School of Radiologic Technology. Upholds standards set by the ARRT regarding diagnostic procedures and professional ethics.
Licensure, Certification & Registration:
American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) or
Bachelor of Science Degree in Advanced Level Certification in MRI
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Experience in MRI setting preferred
Must have excellent communication skills
Must maintain a professional manner and appearance
Must be able to work independently as well as in a team
Must be self-motivated and have ability to work in a healthcare setting
Must have basic computer skills
Must have basic skills and knowledge necessary to perform venipuncture
Per diem, hours assigned as needed. Hours may be at Lahey Outpatient Center, Danvers or Beverly Hospital. 8, 10 and 12 hr shifts. Weekends also available.