Mercy Health CT / MRI Technologist - PRN in Paducah, Kentucky

CT / MRI Technologist - PRN

Job ID: 4660554

Updated: March 13, 2018

Geographic Location: Kentucky

Location: Paducah, KY, United States

Department: LHI Cat Scan Expense

Full/Part Time: PRN

Shift: Other

Standard Hours: 0.01

Who May Apply

All qualified applicants are welcome to apply.

Job Summary

Expected to operate highly complex MRI equipment within the department, selecting technical factors to ensure high-quality diagnostic images. Receive and review requests for MRI studies. Assess patients' conditions to determine proper handling of CT/MRI tests and prepare patients for all CT/MRI procedures. Maintain proficiency in the operating of the powered IV contrast injector. Positioning the patient for maximum diagnostic yield by utilizing knowledge of anatomy, physiology and effects of disease. Expected to maintain working knowledge of the hospital information and Pictrue Archiving and Communication System (PACS) system in order to ensure thorough and complete medical records and charges. Expected to maintain patient's rights and comply with hospital and department safety procedures and policies.

Qualifications - Minimum

Valid Radiography/Radiation Operation license from the Kentucky Board of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy; and

Valid Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in MRI and CT.


7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Shift and Job Schedule

Variable shift with variable schedule

Equal Employment Opportunity

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