The MRI Technologist performs a variety of technical procedures involving the application of magnetic resonance for patient diagnosis, with knowledge of all pertinent technical and academic areas to produce consistent, high quality examinations
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Education: Associate's Degree or Applied Science Degree in related field is required. Continuing education is expected.
License/Certifications: Venipuncture certification where applicable is required. Current BCLS required.
Experience: Progressive experience and demonstrated technological skills is desired.
Registry with the American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT) is required. Must apply and take ARRT Advanced MRI Registry examination within 18 months of date of hire
Working knowledge applicable to MR scanning technology with specific references to cross-sectional anatomy, medical and surgical disease, and scientific principles as applied to MR scans is desired
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with patients, physicians, supervisors and other staff
Ability to respond the changing workload based on patient census
Ability to maintain professional manner even under stressful situations
Committed to being the trusted source for quality care – and careers.
At MaineHealth, exceptional people using the latest in advanced innovations help ensure that our northern New England communities are the healthiest they can be. From a full array of telehealth programs to the most sophisticated electronic medical records system, our clinical technology is second to none. But it’s our people who bring these medical advancements to life as they change the lives of the people in the communities we’re proud to serve.
As a non-profit family of high-quality healthcare providers, we’re working together to create strong, vibrant and healthy partnerships. We are an integrated healthcare delivery system made up of the state’s only academic medical center (and largest hospital), a large bio-medical research center, community hospitals, home care agencies, physician practices, an outpatient lab, and diagnostic and surgery centers. In addition to our clinical opportunities, MaineHealth also offers a variety of fulfilling careers in finance, human resources, information services, marketing, support services, and more!
The MaineHealth family of hospitals and healthcare organizations offers outstanding opportunities to work and live in one of the most spectacular areas of our nation. Our ongoing growth and focus on compassionate care mean a choice of challenging and rewarding career opportunities throughout our system – from mid-sized cities and small towns in the mountains to beautiful coastal communities.
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