MRI Coordinator Resume

Summary of Skills:

  • HGood knowledge of MRI equipment as well as safety-related standards and protocols, basic medical terminology, financial reporting, and budgeting, nursing practices

  • Strong documentation skills along with the ability to maintain confidentiality and accuracy of patient and department records

  • Solid leadership skills with the ability to maintain daily staffing schedules as well as manage and motivate MRI staff to deliver effective services

  • Effective communication skills with the ability to maintain good relations with patients as well as liaise between MRI staff and physicians

  • Excellent computer skills along with the proficiency in using MS Office Suite and database applications as well as EHR system

  • Superior organizational skills and abilities to handle multiple tasks and cope with difficult situations

  • Ability to provide instructions to patients related to MRI procedures as well as provide emotional support to them and their families

Work Experience:

MRI Coordinator

South-side Regional Healthcare, Los Angeles, CA

May 2017 – Present

  • Supervising technical and support staff of MRI department as well as working with other departments to establish a standard of care

  • Adhering to MRI safety practices to maintain a safe environment for patients, personnel, and visitors

  • Participating in the development and implementation of departmental budget as well as overseeing MRI staff evaluations, training, and quality control tasks

  • Maintaining an effective communication with patients and their families, physicians, visitors and other members of medical staff as well as explaining procedures to patients

  • Overseeing recruiting, interviewing, and hiring activities as well as interpreting and communicating work procedures and departmental policies to new employees and junior staff

  • Handling different payment processing procedures as well as verifying patients’ claim status with insurance companies

Junior MRI Coordinator

Englewood Healthcare Group, Los Angeles, CA

March 2015 – April 2017

  • Assisted MRI coordinator in managing staff for optimum performance and overseeing day-to-day operations of the department to provide services of the highest quality in the most cost-effective manner

  • Exercised caution with regards to IV lines, pumps, monitors or other medical devices, and restricted non-MRI compatible equipment or devices into scanner rooms

  • Prepared imaging room for MRI examination by obtaining required tools, supplies or equipment as well as maintained a safe and orderly environment

  • Transported patients safely and effectively to MRI rooms as well as administered IVs, and assisted technologists with contrast injections

  • Restocked on a regular basis to maintain an adequate inventory of supplies and materials as well as promptly notified MRI coordinator for ordering supplies as and when needed

  • Assisted and supported MRI coordinator by performing various clerical functions as directed such as confirmed patient appointments, responded to telephone calls from patients or physicians, organized work flow, and paperwork as well as facilitated timely and accurate billing

Assistant MRI Coordinator

Maine Medical Care, Los Angeles, CA

October 2013 – February 2015

  • Greeted and escorted patients to changing and scan rooms

  • Properly positioned patients for examination and ensured their comfort as well as briefly explained procedures to them

  • Assisted coordinators in screening patients and recording medical histories prior to test as well as prepared all necessary paperwork related to MRI procedures

  • Disinfected MRI table and all associated equipment after each patient use as well as adhered to established safety and infection control standards

  • Scheduled or canceled MRI exams and entered details in the EHR system

  • Assisted MRI coordinators with ancillary duties such as cleaned scan rooms, maintained work areas, reported faulty equipment as well as restocked supplies timely and appropriately

Education:

  • Associate of Applied Science Degree in Radiologic Technology

    Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    2012

Certification

  • Nursing Assistant

    New Regal Health Career, Los Angeles, CA

    2012

Reference:

On request.