MRI Technologist Team Lead New Imaging Center Roeland Park at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/2/2021

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  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description



Advent Health MRI Technologist Team Lead- New Imaging Center in Roeland Park opening in May 2021

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962 
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance-Eligible on Day One of Employement

Work Hours/Shift

FT Days: Monday-Friday

No Weekends/No On Call

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Maintains all the essential job functions of the MRI Technologist.
  • Provides supervision and direction to staff.
  • Treats all staff fair and equitably, with regards to performance evaluation and scheduling.
  • Utilizes critical thinking to resolve problems, documents corrective actions.
  • Seeks to generate alternative solutions to problems/barriers.
  • Continually reassesses staff competency and documents yearly.
  • Department Patient Satisfaction Champion. Leads by example and provides staff coaching.
  • Maintains adequate staffing and flexing if necessary to meet productivity targets.
  • Assists in the annual job evaluation process within modality.
  • Assists with onboarding and training of new staff.
  • Assists staff with procurement of equipment and supplies.
  • Reviews and updates modality specific policies and procedures.
  • Continually evaluates existing processes and workflow for ongoing process improvement.
  • Audits charges and procedures daily.
  • Performs monthly QA and reports to manager.
  • Works with staff for QA, QI and CQI.
  • Organizes staff in-services and training.
  • Oversees equipment quality control.
  • Maintains daily logs. 
  • Maintains JCAHO, OSHA, NCR EPA and State standards at all times.
  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decisions and takes action.
  • Acts as a resource for the Radiology Director and Radiologist in decision making process.
  • Conducts team huddles and reports minutes to staff.
  • Follows SMMC standards of behavior.
  • Attends 75% of scheduled team lead meetings and accountable for obtaining information addressed in meetings.
  • Ensures all exams are marked RTR in a timely manner.
  • Provides/delegates patient transportation when needed.
  • Credit/modify exam charges and changes to appropriate exam.
  • Performs other related duties as required and deemed necessary per Radiology Manager/Director

What will you need?

  • Associate’s Degree or Graduate of a Technical School
  • 2 to 5 Years of Position-Related Experience
  • Registered MRI Technologist ARRT(MR)
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association Preferred

Job Summary: 

Oversee the day to day operations of the MRI section, ensuring that adequate staffing is maintained along with appropriate patient throughput.  Provide leadership to MRI staff by utilizing problem solving abilities and maintaining a positive attitude.  Under the direction of the Radiologist, performs MRI Radiologic procedures at a technical level not requiring constant supervision of technical procedures that will require independent judgment and initiative to perform MRI procedures and appropriate protocols for diagnosis.   Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures as required.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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