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UnityPoint Health MRI Technologist in Fort Dodge, Iowa

MRI Technologist

FTE: .7 FTE (part-time, 28 hours per week)

Shifts: 10 hour shifts

Why UnityPoint Health?

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members.

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.

  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.

  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.

  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.

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  • An extremely high responsibility is required in the performance of MR.

  • Produces MR images on patients using established techniques and procedures and assists physicians in establishing procedure protocols.

  • Assists in the coordinating and scheduling of patients and procedures by assuring correct physician order and insurance pre-authorization number.

  • Directs MR teaching on the patient level of obtaining an informed consent from patient and/or patient’s family.

  • Records medical history pertinent to MR and prepares patient for MR exam.

  • Administers IV contrast media under the supervision of a physician.

  • Performs other related duties as required or assigned by Lead MR Technologist, Clinical Supervisor or Manager.

  • Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. Documents care consistent with documentation guidelines.

  • Communicates with other members of the health care team in order to ensure continuity of care and coordination of services.

  • Participates in department operations demonstrating professional behaviors to include supporting goals of the Department and maintaining awareness of resource utilization.

  • Participation in non-direct patient care activities including educational activities, quality assurance activities, department meetings and other related activities.

  • Demonstrates positive customer relations skills.

  • Provides a variety of services related to patient transportation and daily department cleaning.

  • Provides environmental duties as assigned.

  • Exhibits knowledge of operation of Picture Archiving Communication System (PACS), Radiology Information System (RIS) and electronic medical record (EMR).

  • Adheres to departmental and hospital policies and procedures



  • Accredited national certification with American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in Diagnostic X-ray. State of Iowa License as a Radiographer.


  • Minimum of three years Radiologic Technologist and/or MRI experience preferred.


  • Demonstrates effective communication skills, both written and oral; organizational and time management skills; basic computer skills; angiography skills.


  • Basic Life Support (CPR) certification, refer to Job Description Addendum.

  • MR certification from the ARRT within 12 months of start date.

Requisition ID: 2022-111318

Street: 802 Kenyon Rd

Name: 7020 UnityPoint Health Trinity Regional Medical Ctr

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.7

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: ( 9)10 hour days with possible weekend rotations

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