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Radiology Aide

Radiology Aide

locationBoston, MA, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/22/2023
Full Time

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Time Type:

Full time

Department:

Radiology

All Locations:

East Boston

Description:

Under the supervision of a Radiology Manager assists the technologists in technical and patient care duties. Maintains supplies and keeps exam rooms prepared and ready for patients. Assists patients during exam procedures as needed. Handles reception and clerical duties as required. Provides assistance across campus sites as necessary. The role encompasses the provision of support services to patients and families across the health care continuum, functioning as an effective member of the health care team by contributing to the efficient operation of the patient care unit, and accountability for fiscally sound, quality patient/family clinical outcomes.

Essential Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Performs the reception and telecommunication functions for the department.  Answers telephone, greets visitors and patients, and responds to general inquiries by relating or referring to established scripts, policies and procedures.  Handles phone calls and all requests for services professionally, courteously and appropriately.
  • Assists with rescheduling visits for required area as necessary.  Contacts patients with appointment and prep information.
  • Acts as a resource for patients with questions regarding their exams.
  • Maintains work area and equipment in a neat and orderly manner.
  • Performs related office duties and general errands in an accurate and timely manner, such as accepting and delivering interdepartmental correspondence, sorting and distributing mail, photocopying materials, and retrieving and storing supplies.
  • Uses computer terminal for access/input of patient information, lab results, x-ray, scheduled and rescheduled appointments and other automated requests and communicates findings to appropriate healthcare team members.
  • Brings screening and contrast history forms to Medical Records for input into hospital EMR in order to ensure a complete and accurate medical record. 
  • Sends and/or transports specimens with appropriate laboratory slips and or requisitions when requested.

Education:

  • Requires a high school diploma or GED.Additional training in Medical Terminology preferred.

Requirements:

  • Healthcare Provider BLS certification is required.

Experience:

  • Experience in clinical setting is preferred

Benefits:

  • MEDICAL, DENTAL, AND VISION COVERAGE
  • LIFE AND DISABILITY INSURANCE
  • 401(K) RETIREMENT PLAN
  • TUITION REIMBURSEMENT
  • FLEXIBLE SPENDING AND TRANSPORTATION ACCOUNTS
  • PAID HOLIDAYS, VACATIONS, SICK, AND PERSONAL TIME
  • GENEROUS STAFF DEVELOPMENT BENEFIT
  • EXCELLENT MALPRACTICE COVERAGE
  • PET INSURANCE
  • AND MUCH MORE

For the 8th time, East Boston Neighborhood Health Center has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts by the Boston Globe! This award recognizes the most admired workplaces in the state voted on by the people who know them best — their employees.