MRI Technologist I – Orlando MRI – Orlando - Evenings at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    7/6/2019
  • Job ID:
    282204
  • Job Family
    Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    Evening
  • Application Zone
    2-Legacy System
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Orlando

Job Description



MRI Technologist I – Orlando MRI – Orlando - Evenings

AdventHealth Orlando seeks to hire a MRI Technologist I who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.



Facility Profile:

Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,320-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.



Work Hours/Shifts:

7a - 7p / Thurs-Fri-Sat, 3/12's



Job Summary:

The MRI technologist is under the general supervision of the lead technologist, supervisor, manager, director of special imaging, and radiologist. Their primary duties include imaging both neuro and body scans on patients from neonate to geriatric, following the age specific guidelines of AH parameters, transmitting images for diagnostic interpretation, and keeping the hospital computer system up to date with the progress of these exams. The MRI technologist actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:

  • Ability to communicate effectively and work with people of diverse backgrounds
  • Knowledge of MRI scanners and procedures
  • Ability to learn and grow with new technology
  • Customer service skills
  • MRI safety knowledge
  • General computer skills and PACS (Preferred)
  • Basic IV skills (Preferred)
  • General physics and anatomy (preferred)
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in a healthcare-related field (Preferred)
  • Prior MRI experience on GE magnets (Preferred)
  • Prior CT experience (Preferred)



Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:

  • ARRT – MR or CT or R
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Current State of Florida license as a General Radiographer (Preferred)
  • ARRT – MR (preferred)



Job Responsibilities:

Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it.
  • Performs all MRI exams using AH MRI protocols. Uses AH policy for proper identification of patient prior to performing exam. Educates patient concerning exam. (Exam supervision and Administration)
  • Completes MRI exams in a timely manner, keeps work flow moving and minimizes empty table time. Follows through after completing exam with communication, transportation and discharge of OP’s. (Personal Productivity and Accountability)
  • Operates all equipment safely and properly including scanners, injectors and monitors. Utilizes the knowledge and skills to perform scans on patients on all ages, adapting protocols as necessary. (Clinical Competence)
  • Properly screens each patient, visitor, employee who enters the MRI facility for contraindications for admission to the magnet room. Maintains properly stocked, organized and clean room. Performs QA on magnets within ACR guidelines. Duties may include transport of pharmaceutical waste from the point of generation to a designated secure storage area. Employee will be required to complete initial training (prior to handling pharmaceutical waste) to include proper handling and transport of pharmaceutical waste, and proper selection, use and disposal of personal protective equipment. (Safety and the Environment of Care)
  • Reviews all images of all MRI exams, repeating sequences as necessary for best possible result. (Image Quality and Documentation)
  • Uses computer system for ordering, changing and canceling exams according to protocol. Confirms order matches exam before pushing to PACS or correctly ‘fixes’ exams on QC or PACS. (Data Processing)
  • Assists with collection of data for all KPI’s, Six Sigma Projects realizing final goals of department. Participates on teams as asked. Utilizes Service Recovery techniques for patients and families as needed. (Performance Improvement)
  • Consistently attends department meetings or other mandatory meetings with positive attitude toward department and others. Listens and is responsible for knowing content. (Department Meeting Attendance)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the MRI Technologist I opportunity with AdventHealth Orlando and apply online today.



Job Keywords:

MRI Technologist I, Orlando MRI, Orlando, Evenings



Position Location:  Orlando
Job:  Imaging
Organization:  AdventHealth Central Florida
Primary Location:  US-FL-Orlando
Schedule:  Full-time
Shift:  Evening
Job Level:  Entry Level
Education Level:  Technical Certification
Travel:  No
Job Posting:  Jun 6, 2019, 8:11:57 AM

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