Provide routine paramedical, clerical & technical assistance related to MRI procedures including: Reviewing the Safety Questionnaire with the patient and assisting the patient into hospital appointed attire, for safe scanning. If applicable, the PCTA will place an IV in the patient prior to their study. Using Epic, the PCTA will communicate with the team through Snapboard. Scanner assignments will be used to divide the workload between the number of PCTAs schedule for that day. PCTAs are responsible for a clean and stocked work area at all times.
High school diploma or equivalent.
- At least one-year patient care or equivalent work experience.
- Pediatric experience is also high desired.
- Knowledge of aseptic techniques, infection control and universal precautions.
- BCLS certification.
- Knowledge of medical terminology.
- Medical assisting experience preferred.
- Knowledge of safety around magnetic fields is preferred in the MRI environment.
Northville Health Center
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