Company: Olympia Orthopaedic Associates
Posted on: August 2, 2022
Summary/Objective: The MRI Technologist uses specialized
equipment to create cross-sectional image scans of patients to help
doctors diagnose and treat illness or disease. They interact
directly with patients and may administer intravenous injections of
contrast dyes. Position Type/Expected Hours of Work: This is a
full-time position. Must be available to work Monday-Friday
8:00am-8:00pm. Weekends may be included. Essential Functions: 1.
Performs diagnostic procedures under the prescription of the
physician. 2. Analyzes patient's general condition to best
determine examination approach. 3. Reviews procedure with patient;
answers questions and addresses concerns. 4. Follows all magnetic
resonance safety standards, examines patients screening form to
ensure safety. 5. Compiles accurate patient information screening
sheets, worksheets, labs, previous MRI reports, and Op reports for
safety review prior to scanning. 6. Review patient attire and do
final safety screening before entering the scan room. 7.
Demonstrates skill with vein puncture and attention to detail. 8.
Monitors patient carefully throughout injection and after for any
type of adverse reaction. 9. Utilizes skills and knowledge of
parameters and sequences to provide a quality diagnostic
image/exam. 10. Complete and finalize all documentation to maintain
patient files without omissions. 11. Other duties as assigned.
Competencies: 1. Ability to work effectively with patients, staff
and managers. 2. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively. 3.
Ability to exercise independent judgment using a wide degree of
creativity and latitude. 4. Ability to establish and maintain
positive working relationships with staff and patients. Work
Environment: This job operates in a professional manner with
patients, staff and managers. This role routinely uses magnetic
resonance imaging (MRI) scanners. May stand and sit for long
periods of time. Required Education and Experience: 1. Graduate of
an ARRT accredited school or registry eligible or ARMRIT board
certified. 2. Training specific to the operation of MRI scanner and
performing MRI scans. Employment Type: Full Time Salary: $35 - $47
Hourly Bonus/Commission: No
Keywords: Olympia Orthopaedic Associates, Olympia , MRI Technologist, Other , Olympia, Washington
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