Steward Health Care System MRI Tech - MRI ; per diem in Fall River, Massachusetts
Job Summary: Provides health care services, applying operational procedures of equipment being used to produce detailed images of the patient to assist in diagnosis or treatment. Prepares and operates scanner utilizing approved protocols and related techniques, producing images for the interpretation by; or at the request of a licensed practitioner. Provide appropriate patient care (newborn, infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric). All other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education Requirements: Associate in Science Degree, Graduate of Certificate Program in Radiography or Accredited Radiography Program (School of Radiological Technology) or equivalent.
Minimum Work Experience: One to three years related experience required.
Other skills and abilities: Knowledge of MRI procedures and protocols, equipment operation, positioning techniques, patient transfers, good communication skills, ability to handle multiple tasks/projects, ethical and professional conduct, good understanding of age-related developmental issues of pediatrics and geriatrics. Flexibility to work overtime as needed as well as on-call duty, weekend rotations. Interest in participating in orientation/clinical education of students in accordance with clinical education center guidelines for MRI and radiologic technology program(s).
Equipment/Software/Certification: Certification by ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) in radiography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Current BLS certification. I.V. Certification preferred. Preferred current Massachusetts DPH Radiologic Technologist Radiography (Full/General) license.