Overview

By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  • Review MRI safety recommendations developed by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and The Joint   Commission's Sentinel Event Alert, number 38.
  • Explain the various restricted access zones in the MR environment.
  • Compare the differences in MR personnel and non-MR personnel and the differences in safety screenings    for patients and non-patients.
  • Define MR-appropriate attire.
  • Discuss medical emergencies in the MR suite.

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT - Technologists
CREDIT HOURS:  1  

Target Audience

This program specifically targets radiologic technologists who work in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
Other imaging technologists and healthcare professionals also may benefit from viewing this program.