HCA, Hospital Corporation of America MRI Technician in Richmond, Virginia

Chippenham Hospital, a 466-bed acute care facility, is located on the Southside of Richmond, a short drive from the beautiful, outdoor Stony Point Fashion Park, offering an abundance of shops, restaurants, and even a dine-in movie theater. Chippenham Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune’s 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!

The Joint Commission awarded Chippenham Hospital the Gold Seal of Approval and named us a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for advanced primary stroke, heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, perinatal care, hip and knee replacement and surgical care. We are also a Certified Chest Pain Center and a Level II Trauma Center, which means we provide fast, skilled care in life’s most difficult moments.

Job Duties:

1 Obtain quality MRI images of patients

2 Complies with radiation safety guidelines. Operates MRI equipment safety including screening all patients for contraindications.

3 Demonstrates the ability to perform all necessary computer operations

4 Render patient care in a professional and courteous manner

5 Prepare MRI scanner and perform quality control tests.

6 Assist the radiology nurse or radiologist in administering medication, contrast agents, and all types of care to the patient.

7 Reviews each exam for technical accuracy and identifies anatomical orientation on all images.

8 Demonstrates willingness to assist in additional duties

9 Completes and maintains educational requirements

EXPERIENCE

PREFERRED: Multiple years as a certified staff MRI technologist

EDUCATION

REQUIRED: Graduate of AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology. Responsible for continuing education credits as mandated by the ARRT for licensure.

PREFERRED:

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: (Required or Preferred)

American Registry of Radiologic Technology (required)

ARRT - MRI Technology (preferred)

American Society of Radiologic Technology (preferred)

Virginia Society of Radiologic Technology (preferred)

IV certification (required)

Current CPR certification (required)

Job: *Imaging

Title: MRI Technician

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Chippenham Hospital

Requisition ID: 00035-41789