(F/T) MRI Technologist - UMHC/SCCC - Deerfield
Company: Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Location: Deerfield Beach
Posted on: January 8, 2022
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The University of Miami UMHC/SCCC has an exciting opportunity for
an MRI Technologist.
The MRI Technologist, performs various diagnostic magnetic
resonance imaging procedures under the direction of the radiologist
and Chief MR Technologist. Work is conducted at the MR Center in a
team environment that includes patient clinical support and other
technologists. MR Technologist adheres to ethical standards set
forth by the University of Miami and within the department of
Imaging Services while protecting patient information.
- Sets up exact imaging area and selects appropriate coil based
on information obtained from current exam triage form, attached
referring physician order, and patient screening form.
- Follow safety procedures by assessing and evaluating the
patient both verbally and by reviewing notes in the
UChart-RIS/PACS, in the patients pre-screening form. (This allows
the technologist to resolve conditions that could prove detrimental
to the safety of patients, visitors, and staff to the
- Supervise and control access to the MR facility to ensure that
no unaccompanied or unauthorized individuals are allowed to enter
the MR environment.
- Completes and/or confirms patient documentation as follows:
Clinical Information sheet is complete. UM MRI Pre-screening Form
is reviewed and signed by the Technologist. UM Companion
Pre-screening form is reviewed and signed by the Technologist if
the patient is accompanied during the exam. Ensure that the
appropriate physician order is present before performing exam. If
applicable a signed Contrast Consent form. Medication release form
is signed if anti-anxiety medication is to be administered, and
drug sign out log and consent form are fully completed and signed
by the Radiologist. Ensure that the previous reports, prior exams,
and all pertinent and relevant information has been sent to the
UChart-RIS/PACS, prior to submitting original copies to front desk
and a copy of signed pre-screening form, clinical information sheet
and any other relevant information such as items (C) and (E) from
the above list, to the appropriate radiologist.
- Take direct appropriate action in emergency situations. (Refer
to Policy and Procedure Manual).
- Maintains flexibility and assumes all other additional
responsibilities as assigned by the Shift Supervisor or Chief
- Knowledge of full scope of MR techniques and procedures
including MR physics as well as the mechanical and electrical
- Assists in teaching and evaluation of students.
- Complies with Standard Operating Procedure Manual for MRI
Technologist Workflow for ADIC.
- Reports unusual incidents and equipment issues in a timely
manner to appropriate supervisory personnel.
- Due to the 24/7 nature of the MRI departments and the services
we provide, all technologists are required to participate in an
after-hours on-call rotation and will be scheduled accordingly at
any UHealth imaging location.
- High School diploma or equivalent.
- Graduate of a Radiologic Technology program accredited by an
agency recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation
- ARRT registered. ARRT certification in primary modality
required within 12 months of hire or American Registry Magnetic
Resonance Imaging (ARMRIT).
- CPR certification required.
- One (1) year of relevant experience preferred.
- (Will consider new graduates from accredited schools).
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a
comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition
remission and more.
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