Desert Regional Medical Center is a 385 bed acute-care hospital classified as a stroke receiving center and level 2 trauma facility with an innovative, patient centered and evidence-based Rehabilitation Services Department.
Our compassionate team provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services, including acute care rehabilitation, joint replacement & spinal surgery, neurosurgery, ICU, Telemetry, step-down care, skilled nursing, as well as outpatient therapy, hand and lymphedema clinics.
Under the supervision of the Radiologists, the Imaging Technologist shall provide MRI services to the patients. The MRI technologist s primary responsibility is that of an MRI/CT Technologist. The Technologist shall operate imaging equipment, and prepare exam rooms; maintaining equipment and supplies. The technologist shall provide imaging service utilizing MRI Coils and MRI equipment. The MRI Technologist will emphasis the importance of safety and provides education to staff and patient. The Imaging Technologist's performance and behavior shall be both reflective and supportive of the Mission Statement and Core Values of the Hospital. Demographic information limited Patient Health Information as related to job function.
DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES:
Shall perform working knowledge of MRI Equipment.
Provides Patient and staff education concerning MRI Procedures
Demonstrates Proficiency in all MRI Procedures, MRA, Breast, Cardiac, and Ortho.
Provides a safe environment for patient care, utilizing all necessary precautions.
Provides effective communication with patient and co-workers.
Provides call back time for emergent procedures.
Knowledge of MRI Principles and Physics.
Works closely with Radiologist to expedite healthcare imaging safely.
9 all and any duties requested by Supervisor.
Graduate of an accredited two-year school of Radiologic Technology, ARRT Registration in Diagnostic Radiography
California state licensure
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification required (maintain current at all times).
Effective communication and interpersonal skills required to interact with patients, physicians, visitors, and other staff members.
Primary Location: Palm Springs, California
Facility: Desert Regional Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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