Code of Ethics

Our Values
To provide high quality MRI exams and produce results in a timely manner using the best practices and the highest standards of care in a relaxing, respectful and comforting environment.

The Code of Ethics of Ottawa Valley MRI sets forth the principles and standards by which our clinic provides MRI services to the patients and physicians who use our clinics.

1. DUTY TO THE PATIENT

Employees of Ottawa Valley MRI are accountable for the quality and integrity of the MRI services they provide. This obligation includes maintaining individual competencies in judgement and performance and striving to safeguard the patient from incompetent or illegal practice by others.

Medical staff maintains high standards of practice. They exercise sound judgment in establishing, performing and evaluating MRI exams.

All clinic employees maintain strict confidentiality of patient information and test results. They safeguard the dignity and privacy of patients and provide accurate and timely information to other health care professionals about the services they provide.

2. DUTY TO COLLEAGUES AND THE MRI SERVICE PROVIDERS

As medical service providers our employees have the responsibility to contribute from their sphere of professional competence to the general wellbeing of the community.

Our employees comply with relevant laws and regulations pertaining to the provision of MRI services and actively seek, within the dictates of their consciences, to change those which do not meet the high standards of care and practice to which our clinics is committed.

OUR PLEDGE

At Ottawa Valley MRI, we strive to:

  • maintain and promote standards of excellence in performing and advancing the art and science in the provision of MRI services.
  • preserve the dignity and privacy of others.
  • uphold and maintain the dignity and respect of our clinics.
  • seek to establish cooperative and respectful working relationships with other health professttttionals.
  • contribute to the general well-being of the community.