Mobile MRI CIS - PRN MRI Technologist

Charlotte, NC, USA Req #551
Thursday, June 24, 2021

Charlotte Radiology is the area's imaging experts. Having served Mecklenburg and surrounding counties in both NC and SC since 1967, Charlotte Radiology is one of the largest radiology groups in the country with more than 500 employees and doctors and is a founding partner of US Radiology Specialists. Charlotte Radiology owns and operates 15 breast centers, a mobile breast center program, two vein centers, several vascular and interventional radiology sites and jointly owns five free-standing imaging centers. Greater than 90% of our employees directly touch patient care and are comprised of 95+ radiologists, 25 advanced care professionals, 160+ technologists and nurses and 150+ outpatient support staff professionals. Backed by an administrative team of more than 65 employees, we together consistently earn an overall patient satisfaction score of greater
than 95%. Our radiologists’ training span a wide range of subspecialties from mammography and musculoskeletal imaging to pediatrics and interventional radiology, and they interpret and/or perform more than 1.5 million studies annually for 18 hospitals, 30+ imaging centers and a multitude of health care providers. For more information visit:
www.charlotteradiology.com.
 

Our Vision: To be recognized as the provider of choice – where people come first.
 

Our Mission: Through collaborative teamwork, we will provide quality-driven, innovative, customer-focused services that exceed expectations.

The Opportunity:

• Shifts would be of varying durations of between 8-14 hours in a variety of potential mobile and fixed magnet locations, some of which will require extensive travel upwards of 2 hours driving each way. These locations may be CIS centers or customer mobile MRI accounts
• Mobile Technologists will perform all duties on a Mobile MRI unit and must adhere to all the safety processes specific to the mobile unit in addition to all other standards of care
• Operate patient lifts and understand the onboard support system functions as well as basic troubleshooting techniques
• Understand how the mobile systems inter-connect and who to contact for problems or issues with these sub-systems
• Examine orders and verify the patient request for accuracy. Addresses any questionable orders with the Radiologist before performing the procedure(s). Operates MRI equipment to make quality images of designated portions of the body under the direct order of a physician and in accordance with MRI safety procedures
• Complete required paperwork/orders, email order request and authorization in a timely and accurate manner. Accurately records patient medical history on designated history form. Correlates test results and other lab data with exam being performed
• Perform intravenous injections of GBCA when required
• Monitor supplies/stock room/equipment. Proactively initiates ordering or repairs, as needed. Maintain a clean and orderly work environment
• Maintain all necessary QA documentation
• Effectively communicates with Radiologist for protocols, as needed
• Effectively communicates with PACS/IT for imaging distribution, as necessary
• Operates x-ray equipment to make quality images of designated portions of the body under the direct order of a physician and in accordance with radiation safety procedures
• Provide visual inspection of the mobile coach throughout the day and prior to leaving
• Various duties as they arise

What We Need:
• MRI certification
• ARRT certified; CPR certified
• 1 year experience in MRI
• Must be able to perform procedures in accordance to the CR departmental protocols and standards. Operates MRI scanners, IV contrast injectors, O2 tanks
• Computer literate and knowledgeable of CR programs
• Must be competent to perform IVs
• Must be up to date with local and federal regulations that apply to their licensure and role
• Must be able to review the patient history and identify any allergies that could interfere with the patient’s test
• Must be able to communicate with the Radiologist or referring MD if a protocol needs to be obtained or a test needs to be altered
• Must be able to report malfunctioning equipment to the Radiology engineer
• Must have positive communication skills
• Performs basic patient care functions and informs the Radiologist or nurse of any change in the patient’s condition if needed
• Excellent customer service skills
• Must be able to stand/walk for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift the appropriate weight determined by CR (50-75 lbs.)
Charlotte Radiology is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin. 

Other details

  • Job Family Technologist
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Charlotte, NC, USA