The MRI Assistant escorts and/or transports patients to scheduled locations. Assists the technologists in patient preparation and handling as requested. Works with technologist to position patients for exam.
The person filling this position can work in Princeton, Mora, Crosby, or Staples.
Shift lengs varies by site, but is usually between 8-12 hours.
Escorts and Transports patients to scheduled location
Assist in the MRI assessment process
Under direction of technologist, will position patient for appropriate exam.
Assure that the patient returns to appropriate area
Ensures patient data integrity
Accurately completes computer functions, edits, scheduling, billing, and status changes in a timely fashion.
Performs accurate image identification, record preparation, and digital image manipulation and archiving.
Assembles similar relevant exams and reports.
Documents initial and ongoing data, interventions, responses/results, or interventions consistent with established policies/procedures/guidelines.
Participates as an active team member
Orients and mentors new employees
Participates in improvement initiatives
Responsible for personal and professional development to ensure current knowledge required for position
Cleans and maintains patient areas, supplies and equipment
Accepts unique customer service expectations in imaging
Processes diagnostic images to digital/DVD format as received
BLS and previous experience in health care setting or with MRI preferred.
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