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MRI Technologist

Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Location: Austin
Posted on: July 5, 2024

Job Description:

Baylor Scott & White Health is seeking a MRI Technologist for a job in Austin, Texas.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: MRI Technologist
  • Discipline: Allied Health Professional
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • 40 hours per week
  • Shift: 8 hours
  • Employment Type: Staff
    BSW Austin Oak Hill MRI Tech
    PRN- Various shifts--
    BENEFITS
    Our competitive benefits package empowers you to live well and provides:

    • Eligibility on day 1 for all benefits
    • Dollar-for-dollar 401(k) match, up to 5%
    • Debt-free tuition assistance, offering accessto many no-cost and low-cost degrees, certificates and more
    • Immediate access to time off benefits

      At Baylor Scott & White Health, your well-being is our top priority. Visit--BSWHealth.com/Benefits--to learn about all of our programs that supports mind, body and spirit
      Note: Benefits may vary based on position type and/or level
      ABOUT US
      Baylor Scott & White has been certified as a--"Great Place to Work".
      There are many reasons to join our team of Imaging professionals.
      Our magnet-awarded facilities include teaching hospitals and offer career growth.
      At Baylor Scott & White we value our team members. Our thriving diverse culture promotes--self-care--and--work-life balance.

      Reasons to join the most rewarded healthcare system in Texas include:

      • Flexible work scheduling
      • Career advancement/ Leadership opportunities
      • Relocation assistance
      • Intraoperative- dedicated OR technologists
      • Various shifts available for 8, 10 or 12 hours
      • Enhanced shift differential pay
      • Tuition: Fully funded bachelor's and master's degrees
      • Competitive Wages and Incentives
      • Cross-training across modalities
      • Work in your preferred setting: Academic Level 1 trauma center/ Community Hospital/ Pediatric Hospital/ Ambulatory and Specialty Clinics


        JOB SUMMARY
        The MRI Technologist, under general supervision of a Radiologist, performs magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) procedures on ambulatory and hospital patients as requested by a physician or other licensed provider for the diagnosis of disease and injury in accordance with established protocols.

        ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE

        • Performs high quality MRI procedures, according to exam protocol, in a timely manner. Maintains production and quality of imaging procedures by following established standards and procedures.
        • Utilizes AIDET when communicating with patients to: identify patient service requirements, ensure correct exam is performed on the correct patient, and establish rapport with patients and others. Instructs and communicates with patients and their family regarding the test to be performed and assesses patient's ability to tolerate exam.
        • Prepares patient and area for procedure by positioning patient, adjusting immobilization devices, moving equipment into specified position and adjusting equipment controls to set exposure factors.
        • Protects patients and employees by adhering to safety requirements, infection-control, drug and radiation policies, protocols and techniques. Uses proper sterile techniques when setting up and performing invasive multimodality procedures and maintains hand hygiene requirements.
        • Maintains equipment and work area to meet quality and cleanliness standards. Works with engineers and physicists to ensure optimal operational capabilities of equipment. Reports issues to management or appropriate department. Assists in maintaining supplies inventory.
        • Ensures people are safe to enter the department by screening them according to approved policies and procedures.
        • Obtains, verifies and maintains all relevant documentation such as requisition/chart, patient history, pregnancy status and shielding precautions taken, consent forms, policies and procedures, etc
        • Maintains medical imaging records in appropriate system and according to department policies and standards for interpretation in a timely manner.


          KEY SUCCESS FACTORS

          • Able to perform high quality MRI procedures according to exam protocol in a timely manner.
          • Able to explain the procedure and put patients at ease.
          • Able to provide services in a timely, accurate, and cost-efficient manner in compliance with established System and regulatory standards, policies and procedures.
          • Able to perform tasks autonomously without need for routine oversight.
          • Able to maintain a calm and helpful attitude, even under times of stress, and take appropriate and reasonable steps to resolve issues.
          • Able to effectively administer first aid and use emergency cart.
          • Able to ensure customer satisfaction by limiting wait times, providing courteous service, remaining professional, reviewing patient satisfaction scores and developing action plans when required.
          • Demonstrates and maintains current knowledge, continued education and skills appropriate care for the following age groups (specific to department): newborn, pediatric, young adult, adult and geriatric.
          • Able to serve as preceptor by providing quality training to new team members and on new services and initiatives.
          • Able to take call, if required.

            #featuredjob624QUALIFICATIONS- EDUCATION - H.S. Diploma/GED Equivalent- EXPERIENCE - Less than 1 Year of Experience- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION - --------------Basic Life Support (BLS): BLS or BLS within 30 days of hire or transfer.--------------American Reg MRI Tech (ARMRIT), ARRT-MR Magnetic Res Imaging (ARRT-MR), ARRT-R Radiography (ARRT-R): Certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Magnetic Resonance Imaging ARRT(MR) or Radiography ARRT(R) or American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologist (ARMRIT).Recruiter: Anna CrawshawBaylor Scott and White Job ID #24002342. Posted job title: Mri TechnologistAbout Baylor Scott & White HealthAs the largest not-for-profit health system in the state of Texas, Baylor Scott & White promotes the health and well-being of every individual, family and community it serves. It is committed to making quality care more accessible, convenient and affordable through its integrated delivery network, which includes the Baylor Scott & White Health Plan, Baylor Scott & White Research Institute, the Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance and its leading digital health platform - MyBSWHealth. Through 51 hospitals and more than 1,100 access points, including flagship academic medical centers in Dallas, Fort Worth and Temple, the system offers the full continuum of care, from primary to award-winning specialty care. Founded as a Christian ministry of healing more than a century ago, Baylor Scott & White today serves more than three million Texans.Benefits
            • Holiday Pay
            • Continuing Education
            • 401k retirement plan
            • Wellness and fitness programs
            • Employee assistance programs
            • Medical benefits
            • Dental benefits
            • Vision benefits
            • Benefits start day 1
            • Life insurance
            • Discount program

Keywords: Baylor Scott & White Health, Austin , MRI Technologist, Other , Austin, Texas

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