MRI Technologist

Location: Peabody, MA
Job ID: 162007-1A
Date Posted: Jul 2, 2020
Category: Clinical Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Position Summary: Under general supervision of the Process Manager and Section Head, performs a variety of routine and advanced MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) procedures in the presence of a strong magnetic field while monitoring and maintaining essential patient care and safety. Flexibility to work overtime/cover other than assigned shifts and other sites as needed. Holiday and on-call rotation mandatory.

  • 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

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Graduate of AMA approved Radiology Technology Program.

Licensure, Certification, Registration: Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) with (MR) designation.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:  Candidate must be proficient in Cross Sectional Anatomy, the use of MRI Scanners/power injectors/venipuncture or in the absence of this skill the ability to be trained to a level of competency.

Candidate must be proficient in Magnet safety.

Experience: Two years’ experience in a hospital setting. Good working knowledge of PACS or in the absence of this skill the ability to be trained to a level of competency.

 

Shift: 36/Evening 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.