Nemours is seeking a Lead MRI Technologist (Full-Time), to join our Nemours Children's Health team in Orlando, Florida.
Work Schedule: Full-Time, Weekdays
Located in Orlando, Fla., Nemours Children's Hospital is the newest addition to the Nemours integrated healthcare system. Our 130-bed pediatric hospital also features the area's only 24-hour Emergency Department designed just for kids as well as outpatient pediatric clinics including several specialties previously unavailable in the region. A hospital designed by families for families, Nemours Children's Hospital blends the healing power of nature with the latest in healthcare innovation to deliver world-class care to the children of Central Florida and beyond. In keeping with our goal of bringing Nemours care into the communities we serve, we also provide specialty outpatient care in several clinics located throughout.
The Lead MRI Technologist will perform MRI procedures under the direction of a physician with established methods and procedures and is responsible for patient care, quality control and improvement activities, proper operation of all MRI equipment and direct supervision and training of MRI technologists. The Lead MRI Technologist will work with MRI vendors to evaluate equipment and software needs and will work closely with anesthesia, child life specialists, and nursing to optimize safety, efficiency, and flow.
Participates in departmental and hospital programs for Quality Assessment and Improvement, identifying opportunities to improve services, making recommendations and implementing actions as appropriate and consistent with the goals of the Nemours Foundation.
Work with radiologists to develop and optimize MRI scanner protocols. Responsible for maintaining and updating protocols at the scanner and passing this information on to the technologists.
Oversees the performance of the MRI technologists assigned by evaluating technologists' images for technical quality and provides constructive feedback on areas where improvements can be made.
Responsible for coordinating and resolving MRI patient issues including scheduling problems.
Orients and trains new technologists and provides additional training to current staff members when new equipment or software are installed.
Facilitates MRI technologist's staff meetings.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care, as attached to the annual performance appraisal document, with respect to the appropriate specific chronological age, developmental age or social maturity of the patient.
Infant X Child X Adolescent X Adult X
Must have the ability to work well with others.
Regular Attendance is required.
Good communication skills are required.
Associate's Degree required.
Completion of approved ARRT program required.
Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years MRI experience required.
One (1) to three (3) years Supervisory experience preferred.
Florida State License required.
ARRT advanced registry in MRI required.
Cardiac experience and Philips experience required.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.