In this episode, host Daniel Arnold talks with Tobias Gilk, an MR safety expert, to discuss best practices for creating a safe imaging environment. Tobias shares his background and journey to becoming an MRI safety expert, which started as an architect with a passion for creating safe spaces.
Tobias explains the importance of MR safety and the worst things that can happen if it is not prioritized. He also sheds light on some of the most common safety issues that he has observed in MRI facilities and discusses the lack of regulations in MR Safety.
Daniel and Tobias also discuss Tobias’ MR safety courses and who can benefit from them. Tobias explains that the courses are designed for a wide range of professionals, including MRI technologists, radiologists, administrators - essentially anybody who has a direct role in policies, procedures, and practices related to the safety of patients in the MRI environment. Attendees can expect to learn about the latest best practices, guidelines, and regulations related to MRI safety, as well as practical tips for implementing them in their workplace.
If you are interested in learning more about the building blocks of MR safety and how to create a safe imaging environment, tune in to this episode with Tobias Gilk.