This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information
Experience and Education
High School diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) and CPR certification is required. One year of medical clinical and/or hospital support service, radiology, patient care experience, successful completion of a medical terminology instruction, and/or an Imaging Science Services assistant certificate a plus.
Provides hospital with timely, professional assistance in administration of patient care.
Imaging assistants must be familiar with computers and word-processing software (Microsoft outlook, word, basic excel).
A talented multitasker, with the ability to work on several projects at once, and be able to work well with others utilizing good communication skills and AIDET principals.
A quick and efficient worker that answers phones and assists with keeping up with the fast pace of the Imaging Services department workflow.
Should be a skilled communicator, with excellent people skills as an ambassador on behalf of the Imaging Services team and will be interacting with healthcare professionals, doctors, administration, and patients on a constant basis.
Cares for patients by transporting them to procedures, answering questions, providing privacy, and preparing them for imaging procedures, as well as ensuring that patients are comfortable and at ease during the imaging exam.
The ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
To assist with moving patients to/from stretcher, bed, or wheel chair and to transport patient back to patient's room.
Maintains/cleans/stocks exam rooms and work areas in neat and orderly fashion including monthly review for expired products.
Participates in hospital volunteer event/ hospital education program/or hospital class to enrich patient satisfaction and professional growth and development annually.
Displays adaptability, creativeness, prioritization and assistance to co-workers.
Is a committed member to the imaging services team that can include additional tasks, duties, and projects.**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.
UTSouthwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In addition, it is UTSouthwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.