Travel Nurse
MRI Tech RAD

Saint Louis, Missouri

Job ID: 616181

Start Date
ASAP
Estimated Weekly Total
$1,759.65
Shift
Rotate
Weekly Hours
36
Schedule
12
Date Posted
9/28/2022
Assignment Length
13 Weeks
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Description

We are looking for MRI Technologists (MRI Tech) for an immediate travel opening in Saint Louis, MO. The right MRI Tech should have 1 year of experience. Read below for more requirements.

As an MRI Tech, you will be responsible for the use of magnetic resonance imaging and ensuring that images are accurate and passed on to physicians for medical interpretation. MRI Techs are also responsible for the preparation of and caring for patients undergoing MRI imaging.

Tasks

As an MRI Tech, you should be prepared to perform the following tasks:

  • Confirm patient identification, review imaging requests and explain imaging procedures to patients providing reassurance and support as required
  • Screen patients for MRI safety prior to procedure performance
  • Correctly interpret doctors' written instructions
  • Position patients for MRI scans using immobilization and protective equipment to comply with government regulations and to ensure the safety of patients and staff
  • Assist radiologist with procedure performance
  • Start I.V.s, administer contrast media as directed and per protocol
  • Evaluate MRI scans for technical quality, collate processed images and sequence of exposure and label appropriately
  • Load and operate power injectors for contrast media administration
  • Follow safety procedures when working with radiation
  • Maintain accurate patient records
  • Understand and use the McKesson PACS system

Requirements

Must have 1 year of experience. Must have BLS, AART National certification with registration in magnetic resonance imaging, and state-specific licensing when required.

MRI Techs should be able to stand and walk for long periods of time, as well as bend, lean or stoop without difficulty. MRI Techs must have a sound knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathology and medical terminology.


Certs required: ARRT (MR), BLS Experience required: 3 Years Peds Radiology/Imaging - required

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  • Credentials
  • Licensure
  • Medical Items
  • Continuing Education
  • Sick leave on every assignment!
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