MRI Technologist MI
Unity Health Toronto - St. Michael's Hospital
36 Queen St E
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs technical duties for MRI, ensuring compliance of magnetic safety procedures.
Screens patients/staff/guests entering magnetic scan room.
Consults protocols with radiologist, modifying protocols in the absence of the radiologists.
Prepares and assists with contrast injections.
Assists, instructs and educates patients prior to, during and after procedure.
Reassures claustrophobic patients.
Plans, maintains and organizes work area ensuring all resources are gathered for patient procedures.
Ensures equipment is functioning properly by trouble shooting to correct problems.
Provides optimum patient care and demonstrates a professional manner in the work setting.
Participate in teaching and training students and hospital employees.
Participates in the development, maintenance and implementation of departmental policies and procedures.
Actively participates in team building concepts and development of departmental goals.
Organizes, prioritizes and co-ordinates scheduling of urgent bookings.
Assist in bagging and maintaining of films, records and data entry, PACS archive
Liaison with Research Clinics and other persons in research studies in MRI
Compile monthly statistics for research if necessary
Other duties as required.
Registration and good standing with the College of Medical Radiation and Imaging Technologists of Ontario
Registration with Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologist is preferred
Must have MRI Certification.
CPR or BCLS Certification is mandatory.
IV injection course an asset.
Excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal/written) and problem solving skills.
Must be self motivated and have knowledge of recent contemporary technology trends as it relates to the MRI.
Excellent time management skills and ability to organize work and set priorities.
Demonstrated ability to work as an effective team member.
Demonstrated ability to meet patient and staff needs in an efficient manner.
Understanding and commitment of the Hospital's Mission and Values.
Commitment to meet the goals and objectives of the department.
Demonstrated commitment to customer service.
Punctuality and an excellent attendance record is mandatory
Main shift Mon to Fri days and evenings Weekend rotation required
$35.41 - $46.03 per hour