MG Tech MRI -PRN & Call
RN) – (Shift) S-S, 6a-6a
We are looking for talented professionals to join our team at University of Maryland Medical Center – Midtown Campus.
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus has had a long history of working to keep our community healthy. Located in Baltimore’s cultural center near the historic Mount Vernon neighborhood, UMMC Midtown Campus is a 200-bed non-profit, community teaching hospital, and part of the University of Maryland Medical System.
When you join or team, you’ll become a part of a close-knit group of more than 1,000 staff. Our team is focused on delivering the best care possible to every patient and to supporting each other.
Main Function: Under indirect supervision performs quality MRI procedures utilizing the concepts and principles of electromagnetic protection/safety. Coordinates daily work schedule and activities of the MRI section according to department need. Operates sophisticated MRI imaging and computer equipment according to protocol and procedure. Prepares and administers IV contrast media according to protocol. Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Performs a variety of MRI procedures to ensure the quality and continuity of patient care. Ensures completion of all work assignments prior to end of shift to assist with reduced length of stay initiatives. 2. Verifies patient identity and reviews each patient's requisition for consistency of examination ordered with clinical diagnosis and all demographic information. Records pertinent data on requisition at all times. 3. Assesses patient condition, ensures patient safety through proper radiation safety practices and proper positioning devices. Demonstrates ability to organize patient care and set priorities by providing critical care first and by implementing the physician's orders. 4. Inserts, maintains, and discontinues Heparin lock or IV access devices as required by patient condition. Administers IV contrast media through said devices. Performs phlebotomy at time of procedure to reduce patient pain and inconvenience. 5. Reviews each examination for technical accuracy and abnormal pathology, presents completed examination to a radiologist via, Teleradiology and communicates pertinent data to persons responsible for the care of the patient immediately following the procedure. 6. Processes all patients through the Meditech system before end of shift to ensure proper documentation and billing information. 7. Recommends, participates and assists in the implementation of expense control initiatives. 8. Takes an active role in the education of students assigned to this individual. 9. Properly marks and identifies all MRI scans. Transfers MRI images from tape to disk laser printer. 10. Reports all safety hazards and/or MRI equipment malfunctions that could harm patients, visitors or other hospital employees to appropriate supervisor immediately. 11. Maintains proper stocking and cleanliness of MRI rooms. 12. Participates in the MRI Section PRN pool and call responsibilities 13. Establishes and maintains a good rapport and working relationship with departmental staff, hospital staff, patients, families, physicians and hospital visitors. 14. As identified in the department/unit specific competency plan, demonstrates: a. The technical competence necessary to provide quality care to age specific population. b. The ability to assess the developmental needs of age specific population. c. The ability to use equipment in a safe and proper manner. 15. Other duties as assigned by appropriate supervisor/manager. 16. Demonstrates support and compliance with the Maryland General Hospital' mission, vision, values, philosophy, goals, objectives and policies.
As a member of the Midtown Campus team, you’ll experience:
A competitive pay scale
A collaborative and compassionate environment
Comprehensive benefits plan including health, dental and vision
Generous paid time off, tuition reimbursement, retirement contributions and more!
When we say “our community” we mean it.
What You Need to Be Successful:
EDUCATION: Graduate of an AMA approved Radiologic Technology School. Registered by the ARRT and licensed by the state of Maryland. EXPERIENCE: Up to one (I) year radiographic and one (1) month MRI experience following graduation from an approved school.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.