MRI/CT Technologist (6M-2F)
at Salem Clinic

Date Posted: 5/12/2018

Job Description

Hours: 40 hours/week, M-F 10:00-7:00
Location: Main Clinic
Department: Imaging

Job Summary/Position Objective: 
Performs MRI/CT procedures at a technical and professional level not requiring constant supervision and direction. Performs a variety of technical procedures with competence, commitment, and initiative. 


    Essential Functions: 

    1. Prioritize patient care and service above all other duties.
    2. Assist patients with transportation needs when necessary.
    3. Must support safety in the work environment.
    4. Assure image quality before patient leaves the department.
    5. Practice Universal Precautions.
    6. Notify department director/manager of any accident or incident to any persons or equipment.
    7. Maintain work area in clean, organized and well-stocked condition.
    8. Assist film library. 

    Modality Specific Functions: 

    1. Produce high quality diagnostic studies as measured by feedback from consulting Radiologists and follow established scan protocols.
    2. Establish IV’s and administer oral and IV contrast media as prescribed by Radiologist and recognize signs and symptoms of contrast reaction/ extravasation and proper protocol for treatment.
    3. Accept delegated tasks from leadership



      Job Requirements



      Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: 

      1. Current certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.
      2. Current licensure by the State of Oregon in required modalities.
      3. Certification in CPR / AED.
      4. High school Diploma or equivalent.
      5. Working knowledge of Medical terminology, computers and typing experience.
      6. Detail oriented and effective organizational skills.
      7. Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, staff, providers and the public.
      8. Must be able to occasionally accommodate flexible hours and shifts pending department needs.
      9. Skill in exercising a high degree of initiative, judgment, discretion, and decision making.
      10. Ability to work in a fast paced environment, while keeping close attention to accuracy with minimal supervision.
      11. Ability to work independently and as a team participant.



      Preferred Qualifications: 

      1. At least two years recent experience in MRI/CT.
      2. Interpret orders for routine and special MRI/CT studies with minimal or no supervision. 
      3. Must have sufficient creativity and independent judgment to modify learned skills to fit individual patient circumstances.


      Job Snapshot

      • Employee Type: Full-Time
      • Location: Salem, OR
      • Job Type: Health Care
      • Experience: Not Specified
      • Date Posted: 5/12/2018

      About Us

      Founded in 1925, Salem Clinic is deeply rooted in the Salem and Keizer medical communities. We have steadily grown from a three physician practice to one that includes over ninety healthcare providers and 500 staff members. Our multi-specialty group practice design benefits patients through every phase of life. Our physicians represent family medicine, internal medicine, general surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, urgent care and hospital medicine.

      Our five convenient locations bring healthcare close to home for our patients. In addition to our primary care physicians and specialists, Salem Clinic also maintains a full service laboratory with a robust testing menu and an imaging department with highly skilled technologists. The Clinic’s ancillary testing capabilities include general x-ray, bone densitometry, CT, MRI, ultrasound, echocardiography, mammography, EKG, nuclear medicine and all varieties of blood, urine and other specimen collection and testing.

      The large multi-specialty group practice setting enables Salem Clinic to provide patients with truly comprehensive care. We are large enough to have the resources to be on the cutting edge of technology and care models and small enough that every individual staff member can be heard and can affect change.

      Salem Clinic staff and physicians are held high standards for customer service and teamwork creating a professional and friendly work environment for all to enjoy!

      Are you interested in joining our team? We are looking for customer service oriented persons who enjoy working in a fast-paced, team-based, ever changing environment. We want persons who are looking for long-term employment. We reward longevity with a generous retirement benefit that includes a 10% contribution, with no matching required.

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