JOB SUMMARY: The MRI technologist must demonstrate the ability and the competency to provide imaging services utilizing Magnetic Resonance medical equipment. The MRI technologist performs a variety of MRI procedures, invasive and non-invasive on a variety of patients. In doing so the MRI technologist is required to utilize sterile technique if necessary, operating complex MRI equipment and assist physicians as needed. The MRI technologist is responsible for the manipulation of computer data and images for interpretation, and reproducing them on film, and /or the utilization of a networking system for permanent storage. This position will function without constant supervision. Independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative are essential. Responsibility for designated areas and procedures is assumed. The MRI technologist is responsible for the safety of patients and staff in the MRI suite, and implemental in patient MRI screening.
REQUIRED EDUCATION: Graduate of a JRCERT accredited Radiography program.
REQUIRED LICENSE: Must be ARRT and/or ARMRIT registered in Magnetic Resonance Imaging. BLS certified
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years of experience in a multi-disciplined Radiology department or have approved experience gained through a clinical education program in MRI.
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years experience in MRI.