Franciscan Health Imaging Assistant in Hammond, Indiana
Franciscan Health5454 Hohman Avenue Hammond, IN 46320
Days/Evenings; Holidays; Weekends
Part-Time Benefit eligible
High School Diploma/ GED Required
WHAT WE NEED
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
When you’re an assistant you could also be called customer service representative, records filer, patient preparer, or jack of all trades. If you like to wear those hats and more you should consider being an Imaging Assistant. This important player on the Radiology team works with important people and important records each and every day. If you can handle both of those with care, this could be the job for you.
Are you a good listener? Do you greet people with a smile? Are you able to accurately print, file and distribute reports? Do you like knowing that your skills are helping provide high quality health care to others? Learn how we can put your skills to work.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Assist radiologist to communicate reports to patient care units, referring physicians, and emergency department.
Assist with delivery of STAT results to order providers.
Cross train in related areas to assist the technologist and to maximize department efficiency.
Document patients in EPIC; transcribe orders into EPIC and link orders with the visit.
Greet patients, physicians, visitors, and salespeople promptly in order to provide service and process requests.
Manage and coordinate the release of information to patients.
Operate office equipment such as; digitizer, film processor, computers, pacs diagnostic workstation, multi-line telephone, copier, fax machine, pneumatic tube, in order to provide various materials and department support.
Take requests and make cd copies for physicians, patients, and various departments in order to provide duplication of original records.
Assist non-ambulatory patients to with travel through the department and health center, utilizing transport carts and wheelchair patients as required.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
Prior Radiology experience.
Adapt and respond quickly to changing priorities.
Basic knowledge of computer software, hardware, and communication devices to perform tasks.
Customer service skills.
Develop effective relationships with patients, hospital departments, and other external parties.
Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
Handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously.
Knowledge of Imaging Procedures.
Manipulate data and develop reports. O
Knowledge of OSHA, DOT, EPA, DNREC, and JCAHO safety codes, regulations, and requirements.
Understanding of role of the Healthcare provider related to insurance processes.
Knowledge of terminology used in diagnosis and classification of illnesses, injuries, and disabilities.
Work independently with minimal supervision.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
1-3 Years Experience
License(s): Not Applicable
Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program
Travel: Never or Rarely
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.
Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.
Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.
Hammond, IN, US, 46320
Part-Time Benefit eligible
Never or Rarely
employmentType: Part-Time Benefit eligible
5454 Hohman Avenue