HCA, Hospital Corporation of America MRI Technologist PRN in Macon, Georgia
/Coliseum Health System is proud to serve the Macon and middle Georgia communities with two excellent medical/surgical facilities, Coliseum Medical Centers and Coliseum Northside Hospital./
/Coliseum Health System is a two-hospital system located in Macon. You know us better as Coliseum Medical Centers and Coliseum Northside Hospital. Over the last 40 years, it has been our privilege to care for many of you, your family and friends./
/We have two full-service medical-surgical hospitals. Our staff and physicians are trained in the most advanced health care available in this area from cardiology to birthing services to emergency care, inpatient/outpatient surgery, and psychiatric care. All medical specialties are represented on our medical staffs from family practice to orthopedics to pediatrics to neurosurgery./
Under the direction of the Radiologist, performs MRI procedures at a technical level requiring no constant supervision of technical detail.
Performs a variety of technical procedures that will require independent judgment, with ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation.
Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures required. Recognizes the purpose employment is to prioritize the patient as number one, and to put forth the utmost quality as a Technologist.
Performs examinations on patients of various ages from neonate to geriatric.
Selects and operates equipment, selecting proper technical factors on an individual patient basis, verifies images in PACS, using correct scan parametrs.
Transfers and properly position patients for examinations in order to obtain quality results according to physician specifications. Provides immobilization as required and protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards.
Assist physicians in performance of examinations by administering contrast media, holding and turning patients, assisting in sterile procedures, and other related duties as required.
Performs a variety of clerical tasks to include; inputting/editing exams, and completion of requisition prior to verifying images to be read.
Receives verbal orders for examinations from a responsible practitioner in keeping with the state license.
Demonstrates Customer Service principles and behaviors appropriately.
Actively seeks ways to control costs without compromising patient safety, qualify of care or the services delivered.
Demonstrates knowledge of the occurrence reporting system. Uses system to report potential patient safety issues.
Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care which results in patient harm.
Attends in-service presentations and completes all mandatory education requirements.
Uses Performance Improvement Plan to improve patient safety.
Regular, punctual and dependable attendance.
Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
• Associate Degree or equivalent in Radiological Technology required
• ARRT (R) required (MR) registry within six months of hire
• BLS – AHA Healthcare Provider required
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
• Comprehensive knowledge of anatomy, positioning, radiographic techniques, and radiation protection concepts and techniques - Required
• Knowledge of radiographic physics, knowledge of medical terminology- Required
Title: MRI Technologist PRN
Location: Georgia-Macon-Coliseum Medical Centers - Macon
Requisition ID: 08158-9002