MRI Technologist, remote (onsite)

Akumin Inc.

Florida, United States Full-time in Healthcare & Medical
    • Job ID 1641408

    Job Description

    As an MRI Technologist, remote (onsite), you are responsible for patient safety and the performance of high-quality MR studies, on site and/ or remote. Ensures effective communication with Radiologist, team members, patients, and customers for those who work in the mobile environment. When required, trains, and orients new technologists, Patient Coordinators and/or MR Technologist Assistants. Specific duties include, but are not limited to: Responsible for Patient Safety, including pre-screening for contra-indications, aseptic injection technique and may require remote MR Technologists Assistant oversite. Produces high quality diagnostic images. Operation of multiple MR systems may be required. Demonstrates the ability to use all channels of communications to address concerns, solve problems, and address conflict. Effectively communicates with customers and/or radiologists. Trains and orients new technologists, patient coordinators and MR Technologist Assistants, on site and/or remote. Other duties as assigned. Position Requirements: Associate’s Degree or Equivalent Experience Certified by the ARRT in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MR) 2 years of Magnetic Resonance Imaging experience Knowledge of Advanced Procedures Knowledge of protocol optimization Licensed to perform Magnetic Resonance in all applicable states. Local travel may be required. Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent Experience Functional MRI experience Cardiac MRI experience ASL experience Diffusion Tensor Imaging Experience Spectroscopy Full Body Imaging experience Complex analysis Multi-vendor experience Physical Requirements: The employee may be exposed to outside weather conditions during transport of patients if working on a mobile unit. The employee will be exposed to a strong magnetic field. May be exposed to blood/body fluids and infectious disease, communicable disease when interacting with patients, environmental hazards such as exposure to noise, and travel. More than 50% of the time: Sit, stand, walk. Repetitive movement of hands, arms and legs. See, speak and hear to be able to communicate with patients. Less than 50% of the time: Stoop, kneel or crawl. Climb and balance. Carry and lift (ability to move non-ambulatory patients from a sitting or lying position for transfer or to exam). Akumin Operating Corp. and its divisions are an equal opportunity employer and we believe in strength through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, age, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity & expression, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

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