The MRI technologist will operate a variety of equipment, including a high field strength magnet, RF transmitter, RF receiver and computer. Under general supervision, the incumbent will independently perform MRI examinations using the established exam protocols. The MRI Technologist will be responsible for the acquisition, post processing, and archiving of all patient data. The individual will maintain and operate equipment according to manufacturers' operation manual. The MRI technologist must act with initiative and responsibility to achieve maximum radiographic quality. All duties and responsibilities will be performed calmly in stressful situations and interact with radiologists, clinicians and peers in a cooperative, harmonious manner for maximum effectiveness.REQUIRED-Possession of valid ARRT certification in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and/or valid CRT with one or more years demonstrated MRI experience. -CPR, I.V. Certification and Contrast Administration experience required.-Must be competent in archiving, retrieving and exceptions handling with the PACS system.-Knowledge and ability to operate MRI scanners and auxiliary equipment for assigned modality to provide quality images. Knowledge of PACS. Must be able to adapt to new programs and equipment upgrades as the MRI field advances.-Knowledge of anatomy, including cross-sectional anatomy and related positioning.SPECIAL REQUIREMENT-Employee must be Zone III and Zone IV safe at all times while working in the MR Suite. -Must be able to work variable hours, alternate shifts, and occasional overtime to provide coverage as needed for sick leave, staffing shortages, etc. -Must be able to rotate on-call for evening , weekend, and holiday coverage per departmental staffing guidelines.-This position may perform duties in the Main Hospital, Ambulatory Care Center and/or satellite facilities throughout UCD's Primary Clinic Network as deemed necessary by management. - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
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About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-term course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging eve...ryone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.