MRI Technologist - Per Diem / Day

Location: Peabody, MA
Job ID: 167526-1A
Date Posted: Aug 5, 2021
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

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

 Organizational Requirements:

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.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

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 Registr

 

y of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) or

Bachelor of Science Degree in Advanced Level Certification in MRI

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Experience:

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

Shift

Per Diem / Day

 

Key Words: Radiologist, Diagnostic MRI/MRA, MRI Scanner, MRI Scans, ARRT, Advanced Level Certification in MRI, BLS (Basic Life Support), Peabody, MA

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.