MRI Tech* - Frye Care Imaging - PRN (as needed) in Hickory, NC at Frye Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

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Job Description

Frye Regional Medical Center

As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System's unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health's financial resources and extensive operational experience - making our hospital even stronger. 
Duke LifePoint Healthcare's pledge to our hospital and the communities we serve is quality, expertise and commitment.
  • Quality is the cornerstone of Duke LifePoint, and it is the central focus of everything the organization and our hospital strive to achieve. 
  • Duke LifePoint pledges to bring a wealth of expertise and resources to strengthen the already excellent care our hospital delivers. 
  • And, Duke LifePoint's commitment is to work collaboratively with our hospital to make our community healthier by strengthening local healthcare delivery for the future.  
For more information about Duke LifePoint, visit www.dukelifepointhealthcare.com
Job Description:
  • Works well with other departments for the good of the patient.
  • Performs quality MRI studies.
  • Ability to properly inject patients for contrasted MRI studies.
  • Exercises professional judgment in the evaluation and usage of equipment.
  • Checks physician’s order before performing procedure, ensuring patient, diagnosis, request, and exam all coincide.  Seeks advice when discrepancies occur.
  • Ability to address neonates, children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients.
  • Appropriately interviews MRI patients to check for metal or other contraindications before entering scanner.
  • Careful documentation of pertinent patient and study information.
  • Monitors patients and equipment. Completes follow-up of call reports with physicians, nursing unit, and/or patient. 
  • Accurately bills for procedures and supplies.
  • Monitors and maintains supplies.
  • Monitors and maintains equipment in accordance with ACR accreditation.
  • Performs QC/QA to ensure proper function of equipment.
  • Ability to properly use the I-Stat to measure creatinine levels when indicated.

Job Requirements

  • Must be an ARRT registered technologist in Radiography and MRI or MRI registry eligible. 
  • Proficiency in venipuncture required.
  • BLS certification required or obtain within 1 month of hire.

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