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Safe patient handling

MRTs take steps to minimize their exposure to dangerous manual lifting tasks through the appropriate use of equipment, teamwork...

Safe patient handling

MRTs take steps to minimize their exposure to dangerous manual lifting tasks through the appropriate use of equipment, teamwork...

Falls prevention

Falls risk assessment, identification and intervention(s) are performed in practice to minimize risk of injury and ensure patient safety...

Falls prevention

Falls risk assessment, identification and intervention(s) are performed in practice to minimize risk of injury and ensure patient safety...

Administration of Contrast Media

Recommendation     Potential risks of contrast media use Des références sont fournies en anglais seulement.

Administration of Contrast Media

Recommendation     Potential risks of contrast media use Des références sont fournies en anglais seulement.

Patient comfort and positioning

MRTs ensure patient positioning and comfort are addressed in order to provide a safe and successful outcome for diagnostic...

Patient comfort and positioning

MRTs ensure patient positioning and comfort are addressed in order to provide a safe and successful outcome for diagnostic...

Confrontation or abusive situations

Effectively dealing with confrontation or abusive situations involves finding a balance between respect for autonomy and protecting those concerned...

Confrontation or abusive situations

Effectively dealing with confrontation or abusive situations involves finding a balance between respect for autonomy and protecting those concerned...

Minimizing patient exposure

Radiation exposure to patients is kept “as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA)”

Minimizing patient exposure

Radiation exposure to patients is kept “as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA)”

Patient and family complaints

Patient and family complaints are addressed promptly with empathy and understanding    

Patient and family complaints

Patient and family complaints are addressed promptly with empathy and understanding