MRI Technologist

St. David's North Austin Medical Center Austin, TX

About the Job

Description

***This is a floating position between North Austin Medical Center, North Austin Outpatient Imaging Center (same campus as NAMC) and St. David's Surgical Hospital. Shifts are 7a-7p on a rotating schedule.***
Introduction

Do you want to join an organization that invests in you as a(an) MRI Technologist? At St. David's North Austin Medical Center, you come first. HCA Healthcare has committed up to $300 million in programs to support our incredible team members over the course of three years.

Benefits

At St. David's North Austin Medical Center, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K (100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
  • HomeAuto, and Pet Insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Short Term Long Term Disability coverage
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits and lots more!

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You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated MRI Technologist like you to be a part of our team.

Job Summary of the MRI Technologist
The MRI Tech will coordinate services and activities specific to the Imaging area. Monitors all technical clerical functions, which include efficient patient throughput and effective utilization of equipment and human resources, based upon patient load. The MRI Tech is responsible for performing MRI scans and taking radiographs according to the standards and practices set forth by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists to assist in diagnosis or treatment. Performs Magnetic Resonance procedures to demonstrate cross-sectional anatomical images for interpretation by, or at the request of a licensed practitioner. Applies appropriate patient care and recognizes patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure. Ensures the staff is trained, competent and in-serviced regularly. Applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span to identify patient and family requirements relative to age-specific needs. Exercises professional judgment in performance of services and maintains a demeanor complementary of medical ethics.
Participates in providing patient specific care standards as directed, and follows service excellence standards to ensure high levels of patient satisfaction.
Responsibilities of the MRI Technologist

  • Demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in the use of MRI equipment.
  • Follow appropriate imaging protocols to obtain desired results.
  • Coordinate procedures with other departments.
  • Provide optimum patient care during exams.
  • Corroborate patient’s clinical history with procedure, assuring information is documented and available for use by licensed practitioner.
  • Understand venipuncture techniques and competent in performing venipuncture on patients.
  • Apply knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span to identify patient and family requirements relative to age-specific needs.
  • Reflect SDH Service Excellence standards in every interaction.
  • Perform other department related duties as needed and assigned.

Qualifications of the MRI Technologist

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Required: Graduate of an educational program in radiology or MRI accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) or graduate of an American Medical Association approved program in Radiologic Technology or MRI or an American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMIT) approved certification or degree program or a military training program of equivalent standards.
  • Preferred: Associates Degree or higher in Radiologic Technology. One to two years previous experience as a MRI Tech.

LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Required: Registered Technologist with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, post- primary certification in Magnetic Resonance Imaging - ARRT (MRI) within 6 months of hire or a certified American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologist (ARMIT). BLS certification as per SDH policy.
  • Preferred: Certified Texas Department of Health Medical Radiologic Technologist

St. David’s North Austin Medical Center is a multi-specialty hospital in Texas with more than 360 beds. The facility is home to St. David’s Children’s Hospital, St. David’s Women’s Center of Texas featuring a Level III NICU, a Kidney Transplant Center, and the Texas Institute for Robotic Surgery. Additional services offered at this medical center include 24-hour emergency care, heart and vascular care, neurology and neurosurgery, rehabilitation services, and inpatient and outpatient surgery.

St. David’s North Austin Medical Center is part of St. David’s HealthCare, which is one of the largest healthcare systems in Texas and the third-largest employer in the Austin area. St. David’s HealthCare was formed through a unique partnership between HCA Healthcare and two local non-profits — St. David’s Foundation and Georgetown Health Foundation.

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade.  In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"Good people beget good people."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

We are a family 270,000 dedicated professionals! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications for our MRI Technologist opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.