Mercy Medical Center Clinton MRI Aide in Mercy Health West Michigan Hospital Campus - Muskegon, Michigan

Department:

MU101_15400 MRI

Expected Weekly Hours:

12.5

Shift:

Rotating Shift

Position Purpose:

To assist the MRI Technologist in their daily duties

Job Description Details:

To assist the MRI Technologist in their daily duties

  • Assist Technologist with prepping patient for examination.

  • Welcome and greet patients by introducing yourself.

  • Help get patients changed

  • Identify and assist with special needs IE: wheelchair, hearing defects etc. Use proper scripting when answering questions or responding to concerns

  • Assist technologist in positioning patient on the MRI table

  • Under the direction of the MRI technologist, transport patients, and assist technologist in completing MRI related tasks

  • Access patient information from the hospital information system. Input pharmacy charges for contrast, assist in updating chart notes and scanning in paperwork.

  • Using proper etiquette, answer phone and coordinate patient flow with nursing units and the Emergency Department.

  • Under the direction of the MRI technologist, assist in MRI safety screening including safety form review, surgical history and device look up

  • Stock supplies, linen and prepare MRI room for next patient.

  • Maintain the Trinity Health Core Values in the work performed every day

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school graduate with patient experience or Medical Assistant certification.

  • Must meet MRI safety screening requirements to work within Zone 4 magnetic field.

  • Well-developed communication skills, both written and oral. Able to effectively communicate with individuals and groups representing diverse prospective.

  • Computer knowledge and medical terminology preferred.

  • Articulates and demonstrates commitment to the philosophy, values, mission and vision of the organization.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health offers rewarding careers in a community environment with all the advantages of working at one of the nation's largest health systems. We provide high-quality, people-centered care in 22 states through our network of hospitals, facilities, community-based services, and continuing care locations - including home care, hospice, Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), and senior living facilities. If you are looking for a rewarding clinical or administrative position, you'll find exceptional career possibilities, opportunities for advancement and a job with meaning at Trinity Health.

Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues across 22 states. We honor and embrace a diverse representation of people, ideas and backgrounds. Our dedication to diversity is evident in our commitment to training, education, recruitment, retention and development, as well as community partnerships and supplier diversity.

Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences and health practices of the communities we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive outcomes. We recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world, and that our differences not only serve to unite us, but also lead to innovative solutions.