CHKD is seeking compassionate, professional, and caring MRI TECHNOLOGIST to facilitate health and healing for our patients and their amazing families. This role is at the Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters and maintains a typical schedule of Full–Time - Days/Evenings - On Call/Weekends/Rotating Holidays.
GENERAL SUMMARY: The MRI Technologist reports to the designated department Supervisor/Manager/Director. Works with leadership and radiologists to provide, enhance and maintain high levels of image quality and patient safety. Assures customer satisfaction (interdepartmental, community, and patient/family) with services. Performs and assists with MRI examinations and procedures under the direction of a Radiologist to produce exams that are used in medical diagnosis to locate injuries, foreign bodies, pathological conditions, or lesions within the body. Follows established policies, procedures, exam protocols, and regulations to promote patient safety and ensure a safe working environment in both modalities. Provides services to support inpatient, ED, and outpatient imaging with the ability to perform specialty imaging procedures (abnormal anatomy, congenital cardiac, and fetal imaging). Works in conjunction with the Sedation and Anesthesia departments to facilitate and ensure timely placement of add-on/ stat/urgent examinations. Assists and supports orientation and training of organizational staff, students, department personnel, and new employees related to safety, patient preparations, job roles, and proper procedures. Provides a friendly work environment for all staff and communicates effectively with all personnel. Evaluates MRI images for technical quality. Maintains and monitors MRI zoning to ensure safety for staff, and patients. Seeks guidance from management for unusual or unanticipated circumstances that require deviation from financial/operational policies, protocols, and standards of practice. Provides charge/lead MRI Technologist coverage as trained and assigned. Performs other duties as assigned.
An ideal candidate will possess the following:
Registered Technologist with one year experience in a Radiology/Diagnostic modality required.
Certification as Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technologist by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) required.
Must be proficient with MRI principles and procedures as well as operation and maintenance of MRI Scanners.
We offer market-competitive compensation and benefits, including affordable health, vision, dental, supplemental insurances, generous paid time off, tuition assistance, and a 401k Retirement Savings plan with organization match.
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer EOE/Disability/Vet
About Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
Your growth is our priority. Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters Health System (CHKD) is the comprehensive pediatric health system serving the needs of families throughout southeastern Virginia, northeastern North Carolina, and beyond.
More than a hospital. We operate a 206-bed freestanding children’s hospital with the region’s only Level I pediatric trauma center along with 45 locations that provide primary care, specialty care, outpatient surgery, urgent care, and support services. Our pediatric mental health facility opening in 2022, will expand on the critical mental health programs that we currently provide. Our team is made up of more than 3,500 employees who are the best of the best in their fields and fulfill our mission to bring state-of-the-art compassionate care to every family who needs us.