Adventist Health System MRI Tech FT Days W/Call in OCALA, Florida

Description

Work Hours/Shift

Monday through Thursday 7a-530p

W/call on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday from 530p-7a, holidays also required

Florida Hospital Ocala

Florida Hospital Ocala opened its doors in 1898 as Marion General Hospital and has been in continuous operation since then. Then in 1928, the hospital was renamed to Munroe Memorial Hospital. Adventist Health System acquired Munroe Regional Medical and renamed it Florida Hospital Ocala in 2018. Florida Hospital - Ocala is situated in the heart of the city, minutes away from a vibrant, growing downtown area. Ocala is situated in the heart of Marion County, Florida and is surrounded by the beautiful rolling pastures that have come to be known as the horse capital of the world. The city boasts a genuine appreciation for the arts, a growing economy that’s attracting national businesses and a school system that includes nine schools with magnet designations. Florida Hospital Ocala is a 425-bed acute-care and offers a variety of services including, 24/7 Emergency Care, Diagnostic Testing, Inpatient and Outpatient Surgery, Women’s Services, and Inpatient and Outpatient Therapy. We were named Marion County’s most preferred hospital for overall quality and image and best doctors and nurses for 13 consecutive years (National Research Corporation, 2015/2016). Nationally we were voted for “America’s Best 50 Hospitals Award” nine years in a row.

GENERAL SUMMARY:

This position contributes to the goals of the department by providing quality MRI services to those patients from infancy through geriatrics undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in Imaging Services. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Obtains patient history, explains standard procedures and addresses patient concerns. Produces quality magnetic resonance imaging of specific areas as required by the departmental protocols.

What you will responsible for:

  • Performs quality MRI studies upon orders of licensed practitioner

  • Verifies physician order prior to scanning

  • Checks with physician, floor RN, Radiologist if clarification of orders are needed

  • Always uses two types of patient identifiers (name and date of birth) matched with arm band

  • Verifies patient history and reviews patient history sheet before scanning patient

  • Responsible for monitoring all persons going into MRI scan room

  • Utilizes all safety measures provided for department or individual technologist.

  • Assures proper positioning, use of coils, and protocols for each exam.

  • Accurate use of Injector usage and safety

  • Obtains complete, current history of patient and reason for exam

  • Accurate data input in Star in correct exam order

  • Accurate notes in PACS upon completion of study and verification of all images sent to PACS for each exam

Qualifications

What you will need:

  • High School Diploma

  • 0-2 years

  • Completion of 2 year Radiology program and ARRT, R, MRI registered preferred

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.