MRI Technologist - Orlando - Nights
Florida Hospital - Orlando, FL

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Job Number:
155040

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Allied Health

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Imaging

Description

Florida Hospital Orlando seeks to hire a MRI Technologist who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Florida Hospital Orlando Facility Profile:
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.

Department Profile:
Imaging is integrally involved across the spectrum of patient care, assisting medical staff in the diagnosis and treatment of patients ranging from routine imaging studies to advanced interventional procedures. Annually, imaging performs 375,000 procedures across emergency, inpatient, surgical, and outpatient settings. The department operates within the hospital and Health Village at 8 locations and utilizes over 50 imaging rooms.

The imaging team includes more than 300 skilled and engaged staff including radiologists, technologists, nurses, and support staff, working to ensure the right patient receives the correct, quality study, at the right time. This capital-intensive department generates over $460 million in gross charges per year, including high yield outpatient revenue.

Our vision is to become a pacesetting tertiary Imaging service supporting best practice clinical outcomes by optimizing leading technologies, leveraging resources, and providing exceptional patient care.

Work Hours/Shifts:
Nights

Job Summary:
As a MRI Technologist, you will make providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a faith-based atmosphere.

The MRI technologist is under the general supervision of the lead technologist, supervisor, manager, director of special imaging, and radiologist. Their primary duties include imaging both neuro and body scans on patients from neonate to geriatric, following the age specific guidelines of FH parameters, transmitting images for diagnostic interpretation, and keeping the hospital computer system up to date with the progress of these exams. The MRI technologist actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all, while implementing the principles of Florida Hospital.

Knowledge Skills, Education & Experience Required:
Ability to communicate effectively and work with people of various diverse backgrounds

Knowledge of MRI procedures

Knowledge of MRI scanners

Ability to learn and grow with new technology

Customer Service skills

MRI Safety

CPR (Basic Life Support)

Prior MRI experience on GE magnets (preferred)

Prior CT experience (preferred)

General computer skills and PACS (preferred)

Basic IV competency (preferred)

General physics and anatomy (preferred)

AS, BS, MRI, CT or Radiological Technology (preferred)

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
ARRT - MR or CT or R

Florida State License- general radiographer (preferred)

ARRT or Registry Eligible (MR) (preferred)

Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlines in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

Performs all exams, including the most difficult, using FH MRI protocols. Uses FH policy for proper identification of patient prior to performing exam. Educates patient concerning exam.

(Exam Supervision and Administration

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Completes all exams in a timely manner, keeps work flow moving, minimizes empty table time. Follows through after completing exam with communication, transportation and discharge of OP’s.

(Personal Productivity and Accountability

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Performs all types of imaging procedures and operates all equipment safely and properly including scanners, injectors and monitors. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills to perform scans on patients on all ages, adapting protocols as necessary.(

Clinical Competence

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Properly screens each patient, visitor, employee who enters the MRI facility for contraindications for admission to the magnet room. Maintains properly stocked, organized and clean room. Reports low supplies, and submits work orders. Performs QA on magnets within ACR guidelines.

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Safety and the Environment of Care)

Reviews all images of all exams, repeating sequences as necessary for best possible result; assists others in these decisions.

(Image Quality and Documentation

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Uses computer system for ordering, changing, and canceling exams according to protocol. Confirms order matches exam before pushing to PACS or correctly ‘fixes’ exams on QC or PACS. Faxes/reprints all paperwork to correct read stations.

(Data Processing)

Assists with collection of data for all KPI’s, Six Sigma Projects realizing final goals of department. Participates on Teams as asked, participates in Gallup. Assists or is responsible for daily count and inputs data in Share Drive. Utilizes Mission Possible techniques learned and recovers patients and families as needed

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Performance Improvement

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Consistently attends department meetings or other mandatory meetings with positive attitude toward department and others. Listens and is responsible for knowing content.

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Department Meeting Attendance)

Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.

Call to Action

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the MRI Technologist opportunity with Florida Hospital Orlando and apply online today.

Position Location

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Orlando

Job

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Imaging

Organization

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Florida Hospital

Primary Location

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US-FL-Orlando

Schedule

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Full-time

Shift

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Night

Job Level

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Staff / Associate

Education Level

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Non Degree Program

Travel

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No

Job Posting

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Jul 11, 2013, 2:04:40 PM

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