1. Performs specialized testing procedures appropriate to MRI in radiology. 2. Reviews patient chart, patient condition, and physician's order to plan and determine method of testing. 3. Positions patients; Sets up, operates and maintains equipment to conduct tests and procedures. Reads and interprets images during tests to determine if equipment adjustments are needed to obtain desired images. 4. Provides information to patients concerning specific tests and procedures. 5. Processes films and duplicate films. Prepares images for analysis. 6. Instructs and acts as a source of information on testing techniques, procedures and equipment operation. Enforces magnetic field safety for MRI patients, staff, visitors, vendors and other equipment. 7. Assists in radiology exams as directed by the radiologist. 8. Practices proper infection control and blood-borne pathogen exposure controls both in and out of the MRI suite. 9. Assists management in upgrading equipment. Reports equipment problems and acts as a liaison with repair personnel. Maintains quality control checks and log service records. 10. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. Maintains disposal inventory per department protocol regarding date of use/disposal. 11. Assists in budget development as requested. 12. May preform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Dual certification in CT Scan and MRI
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Dual certification in CT Scan and MRI
Posting Position Title: Clinical Assistant 3, MRI
Required Skill/ability 3: Flexibility and willingness to move between modalities as dictated by operational need.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: MR Technologist Yale Health
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated skill in applying techniques of radiology in a safe and reliable manner.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent attendance, punctuality and reliability.
Required Skill/ability 2: Strong customer service orientation.
Six years of related experience; four of them in the same job family at the next lower level and a high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate's Degree; or little or no work experience and a Bachelor's Degree in
Internal Number: 64482BR
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