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University of Rochester Ambulatory Technologist - 223631 in Rochester, New York

Ambulatory Technologist

Job ID

223631

Location

Strong Memorial Hospital

Full/Part Time

Part-Time

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Regular/Temporary

Regular

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Part Time 20 hours Grade 090 Imaging Sciences-General X-Ray

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY:

Performs clinical and technical functions to support faculty, nursing and technical staff with patient care activities. Participates with coordinating workflow in order to maintain efficient operation of the area. Conducts self in a manner that is conductive to teamwork with in the area of practice.

MAJOR TASKS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assists the Radiologic Technologist with procedures including accompanying the technologist to the patient bedside for portable exams.

  • Is competent using various equipment including patient page system, stretchers and wheelchairs.

  • Assists with safe transfer and transport of patients including assistance to parking lot via wheel chair.

  • Assists the patient in changing clothes for procedure.

  • Processes Images using the CRs.

  • Schedules and Completes patient information in V10 Imagecast as needed.

  • Turns over area in preparation for the next patient. Tasks include; remove dirty linen, red bags and garbage, wipes down all counters, puts clean linen on the table.

  • Provides assistance with other duties under the direction of the technologist.

  • Any questions concerning an exam from a physician or other patient care provider must be directed to the shift supervisor or technologist that is taking care of the patient.

PROFESSIONAL:

  • Arrives for work on time and as scheduled.

  • Properly notifies supervisor of scheduled and unscheduled absences in a timely manner.

  • Uses HRMS system properly.

  • Completes required annual employee physical

  • Maintains Professional Appearance

  • Maintains University of Rochester Policies and Procedures including infection control, confidentiality and safety.

AGE SPECIFIC:

  • Interacts in a respectful manner, considerate of age and physical abilities (i.e., sight, and hearing needs).

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient from neonate thru geriatrics.

  • Possesses the ability to assess the patient’s status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs as per department policies and procedures.

CUSTOMER SERVICE:

  • Interactions are courteous, clear and helpful to the customer

  • Creates positive interface between radiology department and all it’s customers.

  • Does not allow personal conflicts or problems to interfere with interactions. Does not participate in gossip

  • Understands customer’s unique needs and expectations.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS::

Associate degree and/or certificate in a related field, or three years of experience in a patient care setting, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of medical terminology and procedures is preferred. Computer experience is preferred.

CONTACTS:

Frequent contacts with patients and department personnel. Contact with physicians, hospital personnel and patient’s families.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Stands most of the day. Regularly handles light to heavy weights.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Normal. Electrical and radiant energy hazards are present. Intermittent exposure to unpleasant physical conditions.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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