CommonSpirit Health MRI TECHNOLOGIST I in DES MOINES, Iowa
CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.
GENERAL SUMMARY :
Independently performs MRI procedures under the direction of a Radiologist and/or manager in a highly technical and professional manner.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
Performs MRI procedures on scheduled shifts including emergency call back, operates MR equipment.
Provides care to neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients.
Provides patient/family or caregiver education and counseling in recognition and solution of physical, emotional, and environmental health problems.
Maintains open and positive communication with staff, physicians, and other departments.
Instructs, supervises, and evaluates student technologists.
Participates in the training of new employees
Presents a positive image to community and professional contacts.
Promotes professionalism with the department, hospital, and community; acts as a role model.
Demonstrates proficiency in performing all exams according to protocol.
Maintains the physical environment of the department in a clean, well-stocked, orderly manner.
Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner, reporting any malfunctions to manager/Bio-med.
Manages and coordinates the activities of the MRI Department with other areas of the department and hospital to insure and maintain patient care.
Demonstrates proper phone etiquette and utilization of computers, including completion of exam data entry.
Complies with OSHA/JCAHO and other regulatory agency recommendations and guidelines.
Attends hospital and department meetings and inservices.
Maintains confidentiality regarding all patient/personnel information.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :
Successful completion of an accredited two year Radiologic Technology program.
Registry eligible or Registered Radiologic Technologist (R)
Maintains active registry status in ARRT
Maintains current Iowa Permit to Practice
Participates in professional society (i.e., ISRT or SCD)
Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider certified or obtained within three (3) months of hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include American Red Cross CPR/AED for
The Professional Rescuer and American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.
- Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to population serve within three (3) months of hire.
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External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances .
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Requisition ID 2020-131278
Employment Type Full Time
Hours Per Pay Period 80
Facility MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
Standard Hours varied
Work Schedule 8 Hour
Location IA-DES MOINES
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