Operates Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanners. Monitors patient safety and comfort, and views images of area being scanned to ensure quality of pictures. May administer gadolinium contrast dosage intravenously. May interview patient, explain MRI procedures, and position patient on examining table. May enter into the computer data such as patient history, anatomical area to be scanned, orientation specified, and position of entry.
This career is part of the Health Science cluster Diagnostic Services pathway.
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