MRI Technologist

  • Tower Health
  • Pottstown, PA 19464, USA
  • Dec 16, 2020

Job Description

Overview

We believe in the power of people to create great care.

Pottstown Hospital is an acute care hospital offering an extensive range of services, including inpatient and outpatient, medical, surgical, diagnostic, and emergency care, as well as primary care, family practice, and pediatric offices. With 260 physicians representing 40 medical specialties, we serve the healthcare needs of residents in Pottstown and surrounding areas.

We’re 1,150 healthcare professionals strong, and our team of physicians, nurses, staff, and volunteers is focused on exceeding expectations while delivering compassionate, safe, quality care. Our accolades include: Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval for hip and knee replacement; Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval and AHA Stroke Association Gold Plus Distinction for our Primary Stroke Center; and four-time commendation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons for our Regional Cancer Center.

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Responsibilities

This position requires an understanding of cross-sectional anatomy, pathology and medical terminology. The technologist is expected to perform all aspects of MRI imaging according to established protocols, safety research, and workflow processes. The individual will require a high degree of accuracy in positioning, contrast administration, along with knowledge in patient safety, and MRI safety. A MR technologist will assist the radiologist in the completion of MR examinations ranging from routine exams to advanced exams. The position requires the technologist to act as a primary liaison between patients, radiologists and other healthcare members. Professional and ethical judgment, along with critical thinking will be necessary in the performance of duties.

Schedule: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm with Rotational Weekend and Holidays

Qualifications

Education:

  • High School Diploma (Required)
  • Completion of formal Radiologic Technologist training at an AMA approved school.

Experience:

  • At least 1-year MRI experience preferred

Licenses/Certificates:

  • ARRT Radiology registry required.
  • Magnetic Resonance ARRT Radiology Registry (recommended)
  • American Heart Association (BLS) CPR certification (required)