Primary Responsibilities Operates diagnostic imaging equipment in order to produce images of the body for diagnostic purposes, under the supervision of a Radiologist. Produces detailed tissue images for medical diagnosis by performing a variety of magnetic resonance imaging procedures. Explains procedures to patients and assists radiologist in administering medications.
Essential Functions Explains MRI procedure to the patient, obtains complete and accurate history relevantto the examination to be performed. Communicate effectively with the patient.Performs various MR exams per the referring physician under the supervision of a radiologist.Demonstrates proficiency in the use of Computer-based information systems to properly enters patient data and exam data into the Radiology Information System, producing permanent record of diagnostic examinations.Participates in in-service training, continually expands professional knowledge, maintain IV certification, BCLS certification and skills through training as directed by management.Provides care that is appropriate to the specific Health Stream chronological age, developmental age, social maturity and cultural background of the patients being treated or serviced Maintain Joint Commission Hospital Accreditation standards. Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.
Graduate of an approved ARRT program
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Experience Six (6) months to one (1) year Experience Requirements New graduates accepted. Six months to one year of post registry preferred.
Internal Number: 9225648
About Jefferson Health
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation’s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.
Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson... (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
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