Melrose-Wakefield Hospital MRI Technologist in Melrose, Massachusetts

MRI Technologist

Department: MRI

Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Weekends

Req #: 8380


Job Details:

We are seeking an experienced MRI Technologist to work at our Melrose-Wakefield Hospital campus. The shift is every other weekend 9am-1pm and Wednesdays 8:30a-4:30p. The site is equipped with a GE 1.5T Magnet. Performs routine and advanced MRI procedures Screens patient before exam for any precautions or contraindications pertaining to the examination Prepares patients for MRI procedures that will be performed, explaining the procedure and positioning patients so that the parts of the body can be appropriately scanned Adjusts scan parameters correctly and as needed Maintains positive attitude and working relationships with radiologists, referring offices and other associates and peers Converses with doctors, nurses, patients and family members as required Follows physicians' orders precisely and conforms to safety regulations to protect themselves, patients, and coworkers Maintains accurate patient records within Radiology Information System (RIS) and PACS Maintains an orderly and clean work area promoting good safety habits for patients and co-workers Required: ARRT registered ARRT advanced MR certification Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification