Greg joined our team in April of 2000 and assumed the Operations Manager/Chief Technologist role in 2011. Greg is a graduate of Louisiana State University at Eunice (LSUE) and is nationally registered through ARRT in Radiologic Technology, Computed Tomography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging, as well as holding his BLS certification.
Greg manages the daily processes of diagnostic radiology and assures its compliance with all applicable policies, procedures, regulatory, and accreditation standards. He assists radiology managers and physicians in maintaining the highest degree of clinical/operational performance and patient satisfaction. Additionally, he supports the mission, vision, values, and strategic initiatives of Open Air MRI of Cen-La and is committed to providing quality service to our patients and their families, the community, the physicians, and our associates.
In his off time, Greg demonstrates his passion for the Central Louisiana community by volunteering and staying active in various community projects.
“Our team at Open Air Mri is emotionally invested in the well-being of the local community. That investment compels us to provide compassionate diagnostic services not for gain but to be of value."
As our Patient Care Coordinator, Lindsey ensures that our patients are prepared for their visit by communicating with them and their referring physicians' offices. Her attention to detail in organizing patient insurance benefits, demographics, and authorizations provides a smooth progression of care. Lindsey is a graduate of Northwestern State University and she has been with the company since December 2014.
“As the first people the patient encounters at our facility, it is our job as Patient Care Coordinators to set a friendly and helpful tone to ensure the patient that they are being well taken care of.”
Chelsi is a radiologic technologist and patient care coordinator for Open Air MRI. She has been with the company since 2015. After graduating from Northwestern State University in May 2016, she passed her national registry (ARRT (R)) and maintains her CPR certification.
Chelsi demonstrates an optimistic attitude with kindheartedness that helps each and every patient to feel comfortable.
Her hobbies include reading, traveling, and spending time with family.
“My daily goal while working at Open Air MRI is to treat each and every patient like they are a part of my family. Our company attempts to make every patient feel at home when they walk through the door.”
Lindsey is a compassionate registered nurse that is dedicated to implementing the highest level of care to each one of her patients. Her direct role at Open Air MRI is to monitor and screen each patient before, during and after their diagnostic study. Lindsey is a focused team member that works hand-in-hand with the patient care coordinators and radiology technologists to provide a professional and pleasant atmosphere at Open Air MRI.
Lindsey has been with our company since September 2009. She graduated with her Associate’s Degree of Nursing in 2007 from Louisiana State University at Alexandria (LSUA) and obtained her Bachelor’s Degree of Nursing from Northwestern State University (NSU) in 2015. Lindsey’s experience includes cardiac, renal, med-surgical, and radiology nursing. She is certified in both CPR and ACLS.
Lindsey loves spending time with her family and friends, her hobbies include outdoor activities, (games, sports & gardening) and working on DIY projects.
“I love caring for and helping others, it is one of the many reasons I chose to be a nurse. At Open Air MRI I feel it is my purpose to provide a safe and comfortable environment while meeting each patients needs medically.”
Lacey is a nationally registered through the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) and has over 12 years of experience in the continually advancing field of ultrasound imaging. She is also an active Society of Diagnostic Medial Sonography (SDMS) member for continuing education.
Lacey's hobbies include playing board games with her kids and going to the gym.
“Compassion becomes real when we realize our shared humanity. One of the things I enjoy most about my job are the people that I get to interact with every day. A single moment of kindness and a smile, although not healing, warms the heart in any situation."
Robin has been a registered nurse for 43 years. Her experience includes oncology nursing, ICU and for the past 21 years radiology nursing. She helped with the opening of the first MRI Center in Alexandria working in many capacities from scheduling patients, working with insurance companies, educating the public and patients about MRI to keeping the ordering physicians happy. This extended into her work at CSFCH where she again helped open a new MRI/CT department. First and foremost she is a nurse and is committed to providing the highest quality patient care. She has certifications in BLS, ACLS, PALs and PICC placement.
In her new position as marketer, Robin brings her extensive experience of nursing, radiology, insurance and physician relations to work for her while promoting Open Air MRI's many services.
“I enjoy meeting the medical professionals in the Cenla area and promoting the special blend of caring and convenient radiology services offered at Open Air MRI of Cenla.”
Becca graduated with her radiologic science degree from the State College of Florida in 2009. She moved to Louisiana in 2012 and worked at a local hospital. She completed her CT registry in 2016. In 2018, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Radiologic Sciences from Northwestern State University. In May of 2018, Becca joined the Open Air MRI family. She enjoys helping patients feel comfortable and at ease while performing their diagnostic studies.
She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, going to church, fishing, reading and photography.
“At Open Air MRI, we want our patients to feel comfortable and confident that they are receiving the best care possible during their visit with us. It is our goal to be there every step of the way for our patients in any way we can.”
Jake is a nuclear medicine technologist with 21 years of experience (with 15 years as a PET/CT technologist). He passed the PET/CT registry in 2008 and maintains CPR certification. Jake maintains his national nuclear medicine license (CNMT), as well as state licenses in both Louisiana and Texas.
Jake graduated from Louisiana Tech University in 1996 with B.S. degree in Medical Technology and he completed his nuclear medicine certificate program at Overton Brooks V.A. Medical Center in Shreveport, LA.
Jake's hobbies include woodworking, cooking, military/aviation history, and flying.
“I strive to give each patient the most compassionate, comforting, and positive experience possible. Our unwavering commitment to excellence in patient care, exam quality, and superior service is what sets us apart from the rest!”
Theresa’s journey with Open Air MRI of Cen-LA began April, 2011. She has 40 years of experience in the medical field; including medical transcription, insurance processing and billing, medical records custodian, management as well as many other responsibilities. As patient care coordinator, Theresa communicates with physician offices and patients to ensure timely and accurate scheduling of appointments, insurance benefits and authorization verification for smooth transition and patient experience at Open Air MRI. As patient advocate, she works with patients regarding payments, and questions about insurance coverage for our facility.
“Patient Care Coordinators are the first communication with patients, physician offices, or other facilities; by telephone or at our facility. It is our goal to provide pleasant, friendly, and enjoyable service to each and every individual. I am blessed to be part of a great team.”