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Part Time MRI Technologist (Saturdays)

Fort Worth, TX | Part Time
3 Days Ago

Job Description

Requirements:

Texas Medical Board, ARRT and/or ARMRIT certifications.

Job Purpose:

Performs and assists with high quality diagnostic MRI procedures, focusing on patient care and education. 

Duties:

  • Provide high quality diagnostic MRI imaging
  • Identifies patient service requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in a position to understand service requirements.
  • Ensures operation of radiology equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties; providing explanations of treatment; answering questions.
  • Prepares patient for radiological procedure by positioning patient; adjusting immobilization devices; moving equipment into specified position; adjusting equipment controls to set exposure factors.
  • Minimizes radiation to patient and staff by practicing radiation protection techniques, using beam restrictive devices, patient shielding, and knowledge of exposure factors.
  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols; following drug protocols in case of reactions to drugs, such as contrast media, administering first aid, and using the emergency cart.
  • Maintains production and quality of radiographs by following established standards and procedures; developing radiographs; observing radiographic results; making necessary adjustments.
  • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Use of Medical Technologies
  • Performing Diagnostic Procedures
  • Informing Others
  • Quality Focus
  • Planning 
  • Technical Understanding
  • People Skills
  • Dependability
  • Creating a Safe, Effective Environment
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Analyzing Information

Job Type: Part-Time

  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • Benefits: Up to 80 hours accrued PTO and scrubs provided.
  • Required Education: MRI certified
  • Required Certifications: Texas Medical Board, ARRT and/or ARMRIT
  • Location: Fort Worth, TX
  • Hours: Saturdays, 8a-1p or 8a-2p (option to help fill in at all NS locations Monday - Saturday)
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