This position is responsible for coordinating and performing MRI Scans for diagnostic purposes and for providing patient services using applicable imaging modalities. Responsible for performing MRI diagnostic procedures, some of a more complex nature, according to established protocols. Evaluates patient for clinical indications, possible history of allergies and for potential sedation requirement, if sedation is needed, coordinate nursing support, maximizing and allocating time for each procedure making sure continuity is maintained. Evaluate the patient using an extensive questionnaire targeted to insure the patient's safety. The technologists must be knowledgeable of all the hazards and question the patient extensively making sure every precaution is taken and or investigated before the patient is introduced through the magnet.
ARRT (R) (MR) or Registry Eligible
Current State of Texas CMRT
Current BLS (American Heart Association)
AAS in Radiologic Technology or graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology Program
1 to 3 years verifiable MRI/MRA specific experience
Basic PC, HIS, RIS, & MS Office, PACS
Basic knowledge of MRI & image distribution equipment. General office equipment.
Good interpersonal skills, ability to work in a fast paced environment.
Must be flexible.
Internal Number: 6708