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Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 11:24 PM

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance is seeking a RAD MRI to work PRN, variable shifts and on-call coverage as needed. No guaranteed hours.
*Graduate from an accredited/approved school of Radiologic Technology is required
*Associate's degree preferred
*One (1) Year radiologic technologist experience is required
*One (1) Year MRI experience is preferred
*One year experience in a hospital setting preferred
*ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (R) Upon Hire is required
*ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists MR registry within 12 Months of hire is required
*CMRT - Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist Either by the THH or TMB Upon Hire is required
*BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support within 30 Days of hire is required
Computer skills
Communication skills to include speaking and understanding English language
Excellent customer service skills
Prefer venipuncture
Work Hours/Schedule: PRN (as needed); availability for day shift coverage and must be willing to take on-call shifts weekly
***This position requires availability to cover rotational on-call weekdays/weekends
Patient Care
1. Uses multidisciplinary, team oriented actions
2. Assesses and recognizes the patient s emotional, physical, developmental, cognitive and psychosocial conditions
3. Prepares room for examination (i.e. suction, oxygen, supplies)
4. Checks physician orders and exam requisitions using time-out procedures
5. Greets and acknowledges patient, using two forms of ID
Obtains patient history
6. Handles patients with IVs, oxygen, chest tubes or other devices, and monitor patient during imaging
7. Demonstrates knowledge of emergency drugs and equipment
8. Uses proper body mechanics when assisting patient
9. Administers contrast media and other medications in accordance with medication administration guidelines
10. Processes patient information, displays proper phone etiquette and transports patients as needed
Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing
1. Explains procedures to patient or guardian / family member if applicable prior to exam
2. Positions patient to correct anatomical area of interest
3. Performs complex procedures including age related criteria and developmental considerations
4. Adjusts technique parameters appropriately for age related factors
5. Assists radiologist with complex and invasive procedures using aseptic technique and applies knowledge of magnetic effect and radio frequency
6. Maintains attention to details
7. Processes and manipulates images, analyzes image quality, troubleshoots, makes technique adjustments or repeat procedures as needed
8. Utilizes proper downtime procedures for PACS and HIS / RIS
9. Correctly sends and transfers images to PACS
10. Prints laser images from modality or PACS
11. Coordinates with Centralized Scheduling and other modalities
Equipment Operation and Maintenance
1. Adjusts technical factors
2. Operates, cares for and maintains equipment
3. Applies knowledge of physics and accessories
4. Troubleshoots and properly documents equipment malfunction
5. Maintains equipment and room to sanitary standards
6. Stocks supplies
7. Exchanges and maintenance of film badges within designated time frames
8. Demonstrates the knowledge and understanding of quality control and regulatory standards
Professional Accountability and Partnership
1. Maintains and enhances technical skills and technology advancement
2. Attends departmental continuing education, meetings, and checks email
3. Identifies, troubleshoots and initiates quality improvement
4. Manages time and reprioritizes as necessary
5. Performs any assignment deemed necessary by supervisor
Entity Information:
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance is a 98-bed, full-service hospital offering acute care and wellness programs to communities in North Fort Worth, Keller, North Richland Hills, Haslet, Justin and surrounding areas. The hospital provides numerous services, including emergency medicine, general and outpatient surgery including an outpatient surgery center, women and infant s care including a level III neonatal intensive care unit, radiology including a women s imaging center, cardiac rehabilitation and therapy center, business health services, and wellness programs. Texas Health Alliance is a technologically advanced hospital that has earned national recognition for operating at the highest level of electronic medical record adoption. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Associated topics: bsn, ccu, domiciliary, hospice, intensive care, intensive care unit, neonatal, psychiatric, recovery, unit


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