At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Radiology department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The MRI QI Coordinator will be responsible for:
Demonstrating proficiency in MRI imaging equipment, techniques, and procedures for each vendor and software platforms. (Currently, this includes one vendor (Siemens), 8 scanners / several different software platforms. However, this is subject to change based on departmental planning).
Furthering professional education and maintains knowledge of current regulations and standards, policies and procedures. Providing instruction on pediatric imaging procedures and techniques to residents, fellows, staff and others as requested.
Assimilating any new MRI scanning equipment and software.
Collecting and analyzing quantitative and qualitative statistical data and work with vendors to resolve technical problems.
Interfacing with approximately 60 plus technologists from all MRI imaging sites across the enterprise, Boston, Waltham and Peabody.
Travelling between imaging sites as required.
Working evenings, nights and/or weekends as necessary.
Assisting with facilitating ACR accreditation for all sites performing MRI exams and maintaining quality assurance standards to meet other third party agencies such as Joint Commission for all 8 scanners and any newly acquired scanners.
Collaborating with MRI staff, radiologists, MRI Division lead radiologists to ensure exam protocols, patient care processes and image quality are optimized.
Functioning as a scanning technologist in order to maintain optimal direct patient care skills as well as maintain imaging skills.
Working with others to promote and encourage each person's contribution on the interdisciplinary team toward achieving optimal patient goals and outcomes. Provides exceptional care, exceptional service.
To qualify, you must have:
Associate's degree in Allied Health required. Bachelor's degree in Allied Health preferred.
4+ years of experience as an MRI Technologist is required. 1-2 years of experience working as a Radiologic Technologist is preferred.
Reporting to the MRI Modality Manager, the MRI Quality Improvement Coordinator will assist with the MRI Quality Assurance program by collecting data, working with the radiologists to implement new protocols, and providing appropriate education to the staff.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 2785931
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.