Kissimmee seeks to hire MRI TECH II who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Florida Hospital Kissimmee is an 83-bed community-focused hospital, conveniently located near Walt Disney World. The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties. Florida Hospital Kissimmee has recently expanded to include a new medical office building, patient tower, and new main entrance..
Florida Hospital Kissimmee is a full-service community hospital, and is dedicated to offering quality healthcare services and programs to meet the needs of the Osceola County community. We provide imaging in all modalities to include, X-ray, CT, Nuclear Medicine, MRI, Ultrasound, Mammography and Bone DXA.
7am - 3:30pm Fri/Sat/Sun
The MRI Technologist II's primary duties include imaging both neuro and body scans on patients from neonate to geriatric, following the age-specific guidelines of FH parameters, transmitting images for diagnostic interpretation, and keeping the hospital computer system up to date with the progress of these exams. The Tech II accepts additional duties in the department, such as keeping, counting and recording of statistics, tracking supplies, ensuring smooth daily operations, performing the more difficult exams, teaching students/new technologists and other tasks as assigned. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all,.
Ability to communicate effectively and work with people of diverse backgrounds
Knowledge of MRI scanners and procedures
Ability to learn and grow with new technology
Customer service skills
AS or BS in healthcare-related field (Preferred)
CT, MRI or Radiological Technology (Preferred)
Prior CT experience (Preferred)
General computer skills and PACS (Preferred)
Basic IV skills (Preferred)
General physics and anatomy (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
ARRT – MR or CT or R
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Current valid State of Florida license as a General Radiographer (Preferred)
ARRT (MR) (Preferred)
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
Performs all MRI exams, including the most difficult, using FH MRI protocols. Uses FH policy for proper identification of patient prior to performing exam. Educates patient concerning exam. (Exam Supervision and Administration)
Completes MRI exams in a timely manner, keeps work flow moving, and minimizes empty table time. Follows through after completing exam with communication, transportation and discharge of OP's. (Personal Productivity and Accountability)
Operates all equipment safely and properly including scanners, injectors and monitors. Utilizes the knowledge and skills to perform scans on patients on all ages, adapting protocols as necessary. (Clinical Competence)
Properly screens each patient, visitor, employee who enters the MRI facility for contraindications for admission to the magnet room. Maintains properly stocked, organized and clean room. Performs QA on magnets within ACR guidelines. Duties may include transport of pharmaceutical waste from the point of generation to a designated secure storage area. Employee will be required to complete initial training (prior to handling pharmaceutical waste) to include proper handling and transport of pharmaceutical waste, and proper selection, use and disposal of personal protective equipment. (Safety and the Environment of Care)
Reviews all images of all MRI exams, repeating sequences as necessary for best possible result. (Image Quality and Documentation)
Uses computer system for ordering, changing and canceling exams according to protocol. Confirms order matches exam before pushing to PACS or correctly 'fixes' exams on QC or PACS. (Data Processing)
Assists with collection of data for all KPI's, Six Sigma Projects realizing final goals of department. Participates on teams as asked. Utilizes Service Recovery techniques for patients and families as needed. (Performance Improvement)
Consistently attends department meetings or other mandatory meetings with positive attitude toward department and others. Listens and is responsible for knowing content. (Department Meeting Attendance)
May perform waived and/or non-waived Point of Care Testing. If performing non-waived Point of Care Testing, as defined in AHCA rule 59A-7.034, must have approved competency and documented proof (copy of either diploma or transcript, at the highest level of academic achievement) at the time of Florida Hospital non-waived Point of Care training..
Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the MRI TECH II opportunity with Kissimmee and apply online today.
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to ...heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.