MRI Technologist

Company

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

Join Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital’s research institute and be part of an interdisciplinary team of researchers and trainees dedicated to conducting cutting edge research with children and youth with disability.The Bloorview Research Institute is home to a world class, fully accessible, pediatric friendly, research MRI unit that will allow us to conduct large, long-term studies to lead impactful and actionable research for the most meaningful and healthy futures for children, youth, and families across the globe.Reporting to the Senior MRI Technologist, the MR Technologist will be responsible for performing Magnetic Resonance Imaging procedures as outlined in the Research imaging manuals to aid in patient diagnosis, intervention and or treatment; operating, troubleshooting and ensuring that medical imaging and ancillary equipment are performing in an effective and efficient manner; preparing written and electronic reports required to document all procedures and test results; attendance at Research meetings as required, data processing, responsible for teaching, training, educational, research, safety and quality improvement programs/activities; maintaining current knowledge of and utilizing the Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) to view, manipulate and archive digital medical images of data in final image formation; performing other related patient care responsibilities to facilitate the provision of optimal patient care; observing and understanding Hospital and departmental Research policies and procedures; adhering to Hospital and departmental mission and value statements while maintaining patient confidentiality; performing cross-functional responsibilities as assigned, or requested; performing other duties related to the job classification, as required.

Location

Toronto

Duties

Responsible for the day to day operation of Holland Bloorview’s MRI unit
Responsible for all imaging equipment maintenance, policies and procedures, and quality control
Responsible for organizing and implementing educational aspects and the administrative needs of the unit
Works in collaboration with the research teams to ensure optimal service to our participants
Coordinates the efficient and safe participant flow in the MRI unit in collaboration with other members of MRI operations
Responsible for MRI safety within the unit while on shift
Performs MRI procedures, post-processing of images, uploading of images internally and externally
Liaises with all members of the MRI team as well as Principal Investigators, research staff and consultant radiologists
Remains up to date on the latest MR safety practices and utilizes and /or disseminates as appropriate
Other duties as required

Requirements

Successful completion of an accredited program in Medical Radiation Technology (B.Sc. or diploma program)
Registered with the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario (CMRTO)
Member of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT)
Completion of a recognized post diploma program in MRI or recognized equivalent
Completion of a contrast injection course, preferred
Minimum of 2 years of clinical and/or research MRI experience
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) program certification required
Ability to demonstrate significant independent judgment
Pediatric experience is considered a strong asset
Experience working with a Siemens 3T PRISMA or other research grade magnet is considered an asset
Expert knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy
Must be proficient with Windows operating systems, office suites, and spreadsheets
Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated leadership skill and experience
Strong customer service orientation
Attention to detail and efficient time management
Ability to prioritize work
Ability to work with minimal supervision in team environment
May be required to work a flexible schedule (weekdays, evenings, weekends)

Comments

To apply, please visit https://hollandbloorview.ca/about-us/working-with-us/current-job-opportunities

Contact

Name

Armie Millet

Title

People and Culture Associate

Address

150 Kilgour Road

Telephone

416-425-6220

Email

humanresources@hollandbloorview.ca

Other Email

humanresources@hollandbloorview.ca

Job Posting Link

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospitalwebsite

Display Date

2022-04-18

Expiry Date

2022-04-29