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Kaiser Permanente QC Lead MRI Technologist in Reston, Virginia

Provides guidance and assistance to staff performing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) examinations. May perform MRI examinations as needed.

Essential Functions:- Prepares work schedules to assure that sufficient number of staff is available for patient appointments.- Assures that staff explains MRI procedures to patients and that consent forms are obtained.- Provides training and guidance to assure that equipment is properly and safely operated.- Assists staff to confirm that images meet requirements of radiologists.- Performs quality control for procedures and equipment. Documents systems failures and variances in the appropriate logbook and arranges for service when necessary.- Makes arrangements for maintenance and repair of MRI equipment by contractor.- Orders equipment, film, and supplies and assures that inventories are properly managed.- Assures that patient information files are prepared and filed correctly.- Reviews and submits reports showing the number and type of examinations conducted.- Performs duties as a MRI Technologist as required.- Performs other related duties as directed.

Basic Qualifications:Experience- Three (3) years recent experience as a MRI technologist required.Education- Graduation from an accredited ARRT program or MRI certificate program required.- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.License, Certification, Registration- Certification by American Registry of Radiologic Technology required.- Advanced ARRT certification in MRI required.- CPR certification required.- Venipuncture competency check off within 3 months of hire required.- Being current in ARRT or ARMRIT CEU requirements required. Additional Requirements:- In order to work effectively with patients, must have effective interpersonal skills and be able to stand, walk, bend, lift at least 50 pounds, hear, speak, and see.- May be required to lift objects heavier then 50 pounds, perform difficult manipulative skills and hand-eye coordination skills, walk and stand for prolonged periods, see objects closely and hear normal sounds with some background noises.- The position requires the ability to concentrate on fine detail with constant interruption and attend to tasks for 20 to 45 minutes at a time.- Proficiency in the use of applicable computer software.- Knowledge of customer focused service requirements of the organization.- Ability to communicate pleasantly and effectively with members and coworkers.

Preferred Qualifications:- N/A


TITLE: QC Lead MRI Technologist

LOCATION: Reston, Virginia

REQNUMBER: 1082855

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.