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Imaging Assistant FT Variable Shift

Req #: 18003031
Location: Tarpon Springs, FL
Job Category: Radiology/Imaging
Organization: FH North Pinellas
Potential Referral Bonus: $

Work Hours/Shift

Variable Shift 
Florida Hospital North Pinellas
You will be responsible for:
  • Resolves customer service issues in a timely and efficient manner, treating all customers with courtesy.  Communicates issues to Supervisor
  • Provides imaging/transport functions to all patients, regardless of sex, age or race.  Provides patients with efficient and courteous care
  • Proficient on the proper use and operation of the specific imaging equipment and the department's policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates effective communication, skills with all staff, patients, families, and imaging services administration
  • All communications are focused, effective and informative and are completed within established time guidelines
  • Works with department staff to facilitate patient care across modalities
  • Recognizes and helps to facilitate same patient exams across modalities
  • Works in conjunction with other departments (IE, OR, ED) to facilitate patient care
  • Follows established processes between departments regarding patients receiving treatments/procedures in other departments
  • Department Press Ganey scores are achieved
  • Efficient utilization of department supplies and resources
  • Reports any equipment malfunctions and discontinues use before the problem leads to a more costly repair
  • Proficiently performs all Imaging Assistant patient care activities safely and in accordance with FHT standards of care
  • Demonstrates ability to perform duties independently and in accordance with department policy and procedure guidelines
  • Is familiar and complies with appropriate JCAHO standards and directives. 
  • Able to teach the same.
  • Wears TLD badge daily, reviews radiation exposure reports and uses radiation restrictive devices on all examinations. 
  • Follows ALARA
  • Follows patient identification/verification process prior to performing all patient exams/procedures
  • Demonstrates evidence of continuous professional development
  • Maintains satisfactory participation and attendance at required meetings and staff development programs
What will you need?
  • Ability to quickly learn and use software packages such as IDX, IBEX, and SMS clinicals.
  • Ability to quickly learn and follow departmental policies and procedures.
  • Maintain responsibility for all FHT continuing and Annual education
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • One (1) year public contact in a medical setting
  • Knowledge of medical terminology (Preferred)
  • CPR certification

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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