MRI Technologist, Health Village Imaging


HEALTH VILLAGE IMAGING LLC Wall Township Requisition # 2019-68206 ShiftDay StatusPer Diem Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysAs needed On CallOn-Call As Needed Standard hours per week19 Address1975 NJ-34

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Overview

Health Village Imaging offers advanced imaging technology in a facility designed with patient comfort and convenience in mind. Our distinguished staff of board-certified physicians ensure you will receive the highest quality imaging services available. Physicians trust HVI because we provide accurate results in a timely manner and exceptional care to every patient. 


We continue to add new services as technology advances in our effort to meet the needs of the patients in our community. Our goal is to give your physician the answers to help manage your health and wellness. 
Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Radiology Medical Director, the MRI technologist:

• Performs routine to complex magnetic resonance procedures and related techniques, producing images at the request of and for interpretation by a licensed independent practitioner.
• Ensures services are performed in a safe environment in accordance with established guidelines and regulatory requirements.
• Serves as part of the imaging center team and seeks as well as provides feedback for improved clinical practice.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a MRI Technician at Health Village Imaging includes:

 

● Receives, relays, and documents verbal, written, and electronic orders in the patient's medical record.
● Corroborates patient's clinical history with physician's order and procedure, ensuring information is documented and available for use by a licensed independent practitioner. May also verify informed consent, if applicable.
● Assumes responsibility for patient needs during procedures.
● Identifies, prepares, and/or administers medications as prescribed by and under the direction of a licensed independent practitioner in accordance with state and federal regulations.
● Applies principles of ALARA to minimize exposure to patient, self, and others, when taking radiographs.
● Performs venipuncture and maintains intravenous access as prescribed by a licensed independent practitioner.
● Identifies, prepares, positions patient, and competently performs procedure by using established MR protocols or as prescribed by a licensed independent practitioner for diagnostic interpretation or intervention, to achieve the highest quality image.
● Evaluates images for technical quality, ensuring proper identification is recorded.
● Identifies and manages emergency situations.
● Provides education to patients, as well as students and other health care providers.
● Performs ongoing quality assurance activities.
● Conducts POC Creatinine clearance testing in accordance with established MR protocols or as prescribed by a licensed independent practitioner for diagnostic interpretation.
● Knowledge of emergency shut-down procedures and how to properly react to a quench.
● Selects appropriate pulse sequences with consideration given to established protocols and other factors influencing data acquisition parameters.
● Manipulates and reconstructs digital data for display or hard copy records, ensuring proper identification is evident.
● Maintains archival storage of digital data as appropriate.
● Assists in maintaining supply inventory.
● Follows established Safety Standards to ensure a safe environment for self, patients, visitors, and staff (including contracted staff).
● As required, instructs students and residents and performs preceptor duties as necessary.
● Establishes ownership of clinical area by taking pride in appearance and readiness of exam rooms, equipment, and supplies.
● Participates in performance improvement activities.
● Demonstrates consistent use of AIDET (Acknowledge patient, Introduce yourself, provide Duration/timeline for test, Explain the test, & Thank them for choosing our center) and HEAL ( Hear them out, Empathize, Apologize, & Leap into action to solve) when interacting with patients/customers.
● As required, instructs students and residents and performs preceptor duties as necessary.
● Takes the initiative to help other modalities/areas of the Imaging Center as assigned or when work load/area allows.
● Attends/participates in staff meetings, in-services, and center-wide meetings as scheduled.
● Performs all other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Education and Skills Required:

 

1. Up to 5 years experience as a MRI Technologist
2. Must have a minimum Associates Degree in Radiology or be a graduate of an accredited two-year radiology program
3. Ability to work independently and multitask.
4. Ability to provide documentation accurately and concisely
5. Demonstrates understanding of human cross-sectional anatomy, physiology, pathology, radiopharmacology, and medical terminology
6. Skill in operation of MRI equipment as well as applicable ancillary equipment.
7. Knowledge of routine to complex MRI procedures and protocols.
8. Ability to work independently and multitask
9. Ability to provide documentation accurately and concisely.
10. Demonstrates understanding of human cross-sectional anatomy, physiology, pathology, radiopharmacology, and medical terminology
11. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
12. Ability to successfully write reports, business correspondence, and policy.
13. Ability to effectively present information, respond to questions, and professionally interact with managers, employees, clients, vendors, and the general public.
14. Ability to recognize and define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and correct errors
15. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions in a variety of forms and deal with abstract and concrete variables.
16. Knowledge of computer applications, including information and billing systems, keyboard input, digital archiving, and retrieving of data.

 


Required Certification/Licensing:


Must be certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) in Radiography and maintain current valid registration from ARRT.

Must also hold a MR advanced registration through ARRT or must obtain it within their first 12 months of employment.

Additionally, must meet the state licensure requirement for the state in which they practice.

BLS certification required within 60 days of hire.

 

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Our Network

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.