ARRT - MRI Technologist

Richmond, VA

$68,170 - $146,180 a year

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Job Details

Profession: Radiology, Allied Health

Type: Full Time

MRI Technologist (MR or MRI)

 

Job Description:

An MRI Technologist is responsible for performing MRI scans on patients to diagnose and treat medical conditions. MRI Technologists operate complex MRI equipment to produce detailed images of the body, which are used by physicians to diagnose and treat medical conditions.
 

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing patient histories and completing screenings for pacemakers and injuries where metal objects were involved.
  • Preparing and administering contrast dyes.
  • Addressing patients’ concerns and ensuring that they are comfortable and calm during scans.
  • Performing regular inspections of the MRI equipment and machines and scheduling maintenance and repairs as needed.
  • Positioning the patients and completing MRI scans according to the physicians' specifications.

Qualifications:

  • ARRT (MR) certification
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience as an MRI Technologist preferred
  • Strong knowledge of MRI equipment and procedures
  • Excellent communication and patient care skills