Texas Health Resources MRI Technologist - Radiology MRI in Dallas, Texas
MRI Technologist – Radiology MRI
Radiology MRI department is looking for top skilled MRI Technologist. Is that you?
*Sign-On Bonus for Eligible New Hires*
Work location: Texas Health Dallas, 8200 Walnut Hill Ln, Dallas, TX 75231
Work hours: Full Time Days (11A-11P) for 32 hrs/week. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
Radiology MRI Department highlights:
High volume department
Seeing level 1 trauma, stroke, ED, outpatients, and inpatients
Here’s What You Need
Other Graduate of an accredited school of radiologic technology required or
Associate degree preferred
Other - CLIAFE Must comply with CLIA regulations regarding foreign education equivalency required
1-year medical imaging experience required and
1-year MRI experience preferred
BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care and maintained quarterly required and
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists MR upon hire required or
ARMRIT - American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists upon hire required or
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists R upon hire required or
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists CT upon hire required or
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists N upon hire required or
NMTCB - Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board CNMT upon hire required and
CMRT - Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist if ARRT(R), (CT), (N) or CNMT upon hire required and
ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists MR if ARRT(R), (CT), (N) or CNMT 12 months required or
ARMRIT - American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists if ARRT(R), (CT), (N) or CNMT 12 months required
What You Will Do
Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing
Explains procedures to patient or guardian / family member if applicable prior to exam
Positions patient to correct anatomical area of interest
Performs complex procedures including age related criteria and developmental considerations
Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age related factors
Assists radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique
Maintains attention to details
Processes and manipulates images, analyzes image quality, troubleshoots, makes technique adjustments or repeat procedures as needed 8. Utilizes proper downtime procedures for PACS and HIS / RIS
Correctly sends and transfers images to PACS
Prints laser images from modality or PACS
Coordinates with Centralized Scheduling and other modalities
Uses multidisciplinary, team-oriented actions
Assesses and recognizes the patients emotional, physical, developmental, cognitive, and psychosocial conditions
Prepares room for examination (i.e. suction, oxygen, supplies)
Checks physician orders and exam requisitions using time-out procedures
Greets and acknowledges patient, using two forms of ID
Obtains patient history
Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitor patient during imaging
Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment
Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient
Administers contrast media and other medications in accordance with medication administration guidelines
Processes patient information displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed
Communicates respectfully with co-workers and other departments
Equipment Operation and Maintenance
Adjusts technical factors
Operates, cares for, and maintains equipment
Applies knowledge of physics and accessories
Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction
Maintains equipment and room to sanitary standards between patients (injectors, tabletops, floors)
Stocks supplies daily
Exchanges and maintenance of film badges within designated time frames
Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards
Productive during periods of decreased workflow
Professional Accountability and Partnership
Maintains and enhances technical skills and technology advancement
Attends departmental continuing education, meetings, and checks email in a timely manner
Identifies, troubleshoots, and initiates quality improvement
Manages time and re-prioritizes as necessary
Performs any assignment deemed necessary by supervisor
Additional perks of being a Texas Health employee:
Benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, Paid Parental Leave, flex spending, tuition reimbursement, Student Loan Repayment Program as well as several other benefits.
Delivery of high quality of patient care through nursing education, nursing research and innovations in nursing practice.
Strong Unit Based Council (UBC).
A supportive, team environment with outstanding opportunities for growth.
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