St. Paul, Minnesota
- Performs MRI exams, screen and monitor patient care in the MRI environment, and to assist the Radiologist in implementation of MRI protocols.
- Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards.
- Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements.
- Performs quality patient care in MRI environment.
- Adopts and complies the basic MRI physics in the non-ionizing environment to understand the applications and indications of MRI scan protocols.
- Operates MRI equipment accurately and reports all problems to supervisor immediately.
- Monitors and maintains established protocols with Radiologists at all locations.
- Specifically documents all scan parameters, ICD-10 coding, and billing charges daily and for each exam.
- Trains and advises new employees to routine protocols and processes.
- Practices proper safety precautions in the magnet environment and informs patients, staff and visitors according to established
- Reviews, organizes and distributes patient paperwork, images, and file jackets to Radiologist for interpretation.
- Ensure speed and quality of service in report turnaround to referring physicians.
- 3:30pm to midnight shift. Needs to help with call every 3rd or 4th weekend of the month
- Associate's Degree from an accredited Radiologic Technologist program.
- Description: Basic Life Support (BLS)
- Qualification Source: American Heart Association
- Description: Certified Radiologic Technologist (R)
- Qualification Source: American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
- Computer Skills Basic: Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc).
- Interpersonal Communication: Skilled in developing effective rapport with customers, co-workers, or families, actively listening to develop a positive connection.
- Patient Care Delivery: Observes and collects pertinent data and/or clinical findings to enhance patient outcomes.
- Patient Safety: Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves.
- Professional Practice: Demonstrates behavior consistent with the standards, scope of practice, ethics, and characteristics of a licensed professional.