MRI Tech Aide
Beverly Hospital at Danvers - Danvers, MA

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- High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • - BCLS required
  • - Customer Service skills are required
  • - Experience is preferred

  • Under the supervision of the Chief Technologist and/or Lead Technologist, the MRI Technologist Aide assists the MRI Technologist in performing a variety of duties and procedures necessary for the everyday operations of the MRI department and patient schedule

    Primary Responsibilities:

    1 Screens patients, obtains pertinent clinical history before MRI examination and fully informs patient about the exam.

    2 Assists getting the patient changed for their exam.

    3 Assists getting the patient in and out of the scan room.

    4 Assists Technologist with positioning of patients.

    5 Conducts proper discharge of patient. Confirms with the Technologist that the patient leaves with the correct patient films and/or CD.

    6 Ensures the stocking of scan rooms and linen closets.

    7 Assists sedated, claustrophobic, elderly, pediatric and inpatients on the respective grounds up to and including being in the scan room during the examination.

    8 Greets patients in a prompt and courteous manner.

    9 Works with MRI Chief Technologist in implementing policies regarding patient care.

    10 Completes special projects as requested by management.

    11 Reads and responds to all e-mails appropriately.

    Experience/Education:
    · The Technologist’s Aide must have excellent communication and organizational skills.
    · Must maintain a professional manner and appearance.
    · Must have experience with ill patients, sedated patients as well as inpatients.
    · Must be able to work independently as well as in a team.
    · Must be self-motivated and have ability to work in healthcare setting
    · Minimum of one to two years in a large, fast-paced business or medical facility. High school diploma or GED completion is required.
    · Basic knowledge of PC computer systems, ability to learn basic scheduling software and work with word processing applications.
    Licensure and Certification: Must have BLS Certification.