Technical Assistant - Radiology Diagnostic - FT/N

MemorialCare Health System Long Beach, CA
At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence in Healthcare. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.

Position Summary:

The Technical Assistant performs all support functions in the Radiology Diagnostic department at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center to include transporting of patients, clerical file room, and reception duties under general supervision of the Radiology Support Services Supervisor, or Lead Technologist. The Technical Assistant may also assist the technical staff with direct patient care.

Minimum Requirements:

* A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (CPR & AED) certification is required.

* 6 months of experience in a Radiology department clerical section.

* Medical terminology class.

* Technical skills to include basics keyboard operation for the computer, operating O2 tanks, and operating patient beds.

* Must be able to interact effectively with others and demonstrate problem solving ability.

* Prepares, processes, and files film jackets according to written procedures "Numerical Filing System".