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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.

Required Qualifications*

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

Desired Qualifications*

  • 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.

Work Schedule

Afternoons/Every Weekend

Work Locations

Brighton Center of Specialty Care
7500 Challis Road
Brighton, MI

Additional Information

What perks and benefits can you look forward to?

  • Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage.
  • 2:1 Match on retirement savings.
  • Generous PTO program.
  • Exposure to innovative medical imaging studies and practices.
  • Advancement opportunities
  • State of the art technology.
  • Paid breaks and lunches.
  • Tuition Support Program

Background Screening

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Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days.  The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


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