Mercy Medical Center Clinton MRI Technologist PRN in Germantown, Maryland
Expected Weekly Hours:
Accountable for performing high quality Magnetic Resonance Imaging scans for the diagnosis of disease. Assures proper and professional care of the patient while in Medical Imaging Department. Accountable for performing under the direction of a radiologist, all examinations of a technical and diagnostic nature. Constant mental attention is required while performing studies. Must demonstrate the capability of maintaining effective and cooperative working relationships consistent with the Holy Cross Mission. Accountable for the operation of the magnetic resonance imaging unit, to make images of designated areas of the body under the supervision of the Radiologist. Supports mission philosophy and policy/procedures of Holy Cross Health Systems and the Medical Imaging Department. Maintains confidentiality of patient and organization-related information. Adheres to standard precautions. Maintains current CPR, Maryland State License and ARRT certification. Completes annual mandatory training, in-services, competency documentation and any other departmental documents. Identifies care needs of patients/significant others and implements interventions and utilizes equipment necessary to meet the specific needs of the patient population served to include: Neonates, infants, pediatric, young adults, middle adults, late adults. Effectively participates in team/committee activities of Medical Imaging. Participates in quality assessment and improvement programs. Attends departmental staff meetings. Assists in orientation of new staff. Completes other duties as assigned such as on-call, transporting patients, cleaning rooms, stocking supplies, peer review, etc.
Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.
Job Description Details:
Minimum Licensure/Certification Required (if applicable):
Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists or Registry eligible.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
Graduate of AMA approved Radiologic Technology Program
One year experience in Magnetic Resonance Imaging preferred
Reads, writes, speaks and comprehends English language.
Physical Requirements : Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Ability to lift patients up to 35 pounds.
Visual Acuity : The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.
Environmental Conditions: The worker is subject to hazards. Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals
Reports to and is evaluated by the Lead MRI Technologist.
Holy Cross Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.
Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) status.
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Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues across 22 states. We honor and embrace a diverse representation of people, ideas and backgrounds. Our dedication to diversity is evident in our commitment to training, education, recruitment, retention and development, as well as community partnerships and supplier diversity.
Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences and health practices of the communities we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive outcomes. We recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world, and that our differences not only serve to unite us, but also lead to innovative solutions.