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Radiology Technician Assistant- NP

Philadelphia, PA, USA Req #41
Thursday, February 9, 2023
Our internU team is seeking an Entry Level Radiology Technologist Assistant to work as an internal employee for our Radiology Associate Program. In this role you will be working internally for internU by facilitating and enhancing the working environment for radiologists by improving workflow to increase efficiency and productivity.
In this position, you will be interacting with hospital and departmental staff to support patient care efforts. You will be responsible for assigned work areas, complying with hospital and departmental policies and procedures as well as with directives of supervisors, and lastly, interacting with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the hospital.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Assists technologists with patients when required.
  • Brings the patients to the procedure room.
  • Assists in lifting and positioning the patients for related studies.
  • Collates x-ray films, including new films, and places on viewers.
  • Communicates effectively with the patient.
  • Complies with policies and procedures of the University, Hospital, Department and Division.
  • Demonstrates reliability in meeting deadlines and completing responsibilities. Exercises good judgement in the care and use of equipment and supplies and other hospital property.
  • Complies with the directives of supervisors and supports the activities of co-workers to provide the highest quality service in a cost-effective manner.
  • Takes responsibility of his/her assigned area.
  • Recognizes what needs to be done and takes action. Adjusts to changes in the work environment quickly and without complaint.
  • Conducts continuous assessment of equipment safety and performance.
  • Recognizes equipment malfunctions and informs supervisor. Takes equipment out of service when justified by malfunction or safety hazard.
  • Provides user maintenance and quality assurance testing of equipment in assigned area(s) as required.
  • Coordinate/dispatch in and outpatient studies if required.
  • Escorts patients to and from department as needed.
  • Exhibits a professional appearance and conduct at all times while displaying a high work ethic(both quality and volume) and exhibits a high level of personal and professional energy.
  • Embodies behaviors that support the University’s guest relations (STAR) program.
  • Works Effectively with others toward common unit goals.
  • Establishes and sustains a positive impact on others.
  • Maintains a work environment that is clean, orderly and safe for patients, visitors, students and employees.
  • Maintains the confidentiality of patient information and uses discretion when interacting and communicating with patients.
  • Participates in QA and PI activities and actively works to improve quality of services, cost effectiveness of operations, teamwork, and quality of work environment.
  • Participates in in-service training.
  • Performs necessary clerical duties.
  • Performs such other duties as assigned.
  • Prepares folders. Delivers films to file room.
  • Prepares patient and room before and after imaging procedure.
  • Prepares rooms.
  • Properly enters patient data and exam data into the Radiology Information System.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in the use of computer-based information systems as required.
  • Provides basic patient care as required. Utilizes appropriate patient lifting/moving devices as needed.
  • Sends patients when studies are completed.
Available Position(s): 1-2
Hours: Full-time or Part-time
Shift M-F 9am-5pm
Location: North Philadelphia, PA

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  • Job Family Healthcare
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Internship
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  • Philadelphia, PA, USA