MRI Technologist (36 hour Weekend)
Company: St. Luke's University Health Network
Posted on: January 24, 2023
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of
its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable
asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to
satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering
commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured;
educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and
improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a
patient's ability to pay for health care. The Weekend MRI
Technologist performs MRI examinations on patients based on
department procedures and under direction of the department Section
Chief and Manager. The position will require a significant degree
of judgement in the performance of assigned duties.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Responsible for the successful technical continuity of care for
patients receiving MRI studies.
- Communicates to radiologists clinical observations made during
MRI examination. Presents clinical history as recorded on
appropriate documentation to radiologist.
- Demonstrates competency in venipuncture skill for patients
requiring contrast administration during MRI studies.
- Provides educational information to the patient regarding their
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:
Frequent use of fingers and hands to operate equipment and chart
information. Sitting for up to 5 hours in 50 minute increments.
Standing and walking for up to 3 hours in 15 minute increments.
Pushing, pulling and lifting of patients up to 400 pounds with
assistance. Occasional stooping, lifting and raising arms above
shoulder level. Lifting and moving of objects of up to 30 pounds.
Hearing as it relates to normal conversation. Seeing as it relates
to normal vision. Must not have any metal implants or pacemaker,
which would be a contraindication to work around the MRI
Graduate from an ARRT recognized education program, or ARRT or
ARMRIT registered, or ARRT or ARMRIT registry eligible. NJ staff
must be registered before date of hire. Advanced MRI registry
required within 1 year of hire.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
2 years experience as a staff technologist preferred. 1 year
experience as an MRI technologist preferred. History of computer
usage experience required. Current CPR certification required
before completion of orientation.
Day shift with middle shift, night shift, weekends and holidays as
required based on the needs of the department. On Call for
emergencies as required.
Please complete your application using your full legal name and
current home address. Be sure to include employment history for the
past seven (7) years, including your present employer.
Additionally, you are encouraged to upload a current resume,
including all work history, education, and/or certifications and
licenses, if applicable. It is highly recommended that you create a
profile at the conclusion of submitting your first application.
Thank you for your interest in St. Luke's
St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal Opportunity
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