Department Description The Department of Radiology is a 24 hour, seven day a week operation providing Imaging Services for adult and pediatric inpatients and outpatients. This position will provide quality patient care before, during and after radiologic examinations in various locations including but not limited to the Main Hospital, Ambulatory Care Center and/or satellite facilities as necessary. Job SummaryFinal Filing Date : 11/15/2019Salary Range : $24.14 to $24.14Salary Frequency : HourlyAppointment Type : Per DiemPercentage of Time : VariesShift Hour : 8-12 HoursLocation : Main HospitalCity : SacramentoUnion Representation : YesBenefits Eligible : No THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesThe Radiology Assistant I plays a key role in providing support for the technologists, ensuring patients have received the proper exam prep, are transported to and from Radiology in comfort with proper medical support, and are observed while on the exam table. This position will assist the technologists with data entry using various computer systems as well as help with maintaining equipment. Incumbent will answer phone lines in respective work area and patient care area. The Radiology Assistant will facilitate patient transport services and provide other support as needed. The incumbent works independently, and work is referred to the supervisor when standard procedures or processes do not apply. The individual must perform calmly in stressful situations and interact with radiologists, clinicians, technologists and peers in a cooperative, harmonious manner for maximum effectiveness. Required Qualifications
Experience transporting patients within a hospital setting.
Knowledge, skills, and abilities in the use of proper body mechanics when lifting and transporting patients and moving radiology equipment.
Knowledge of standard keyboard, ability to input/retrieve data accurately. Required to accurately enter and retrieve patient data from the Hospital Information System (IS) and Radiology Information System (RIS) to include but not limited to patient demographic and exam information, verification, status, change and amendment.
Previous experience performing related tasks preferred.
Special RequirementsMust be able to work variable hours, alternate shifts, and occasional overtime to provide coverage as needed for sick leave, staffing shortages, etc. Must be available for evening, weekend, and holiday coverage per departmental staffing guidelines. Must adhere and support the tobacco-free environment. Must adhere to all policies and procedures. No eating allowed in work area. Must keep work area clean and free of debris. Must comply with annual TB test and CPR per Joint Commission regulations. Excellent attendance and punctuality required. If applicable, incumbent must be Zone III and Zone IV safe at all times while working in the MR Suite.This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment. EEOThe University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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