mri assistant - mri

<br> <b>job title: </b>:&nbsp;&nbsp; <span >mri assistant</span> <br /> <label ><b>job code </b>:</label> <span >16777</span><br /></a><br /> <label ><b>shift </b>:</label> <span >8 hour evening <b>shift </b></span><br /></a> <a name=job_type> <label ><b>employment status </b>:</label> <span >part-time</span><br /></a><br /> <a name=hours> <label ><b>average hours per week </b>:</label> <span >24</span><br /></a> <label ><b> category </b>:</label> <span >office/secretarial/clerical support</span><br /></a><br /><br /><br> <b>job description:</b><br /> <label ></label><br /> <span > <p>via christi health's rich history of serving the people of kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. today, via christi health is the largest provider of health care services in kansas.<br><br><strong>position summary:</strong><br><br>assists the technologists in basic patient care.&nbsp; responsible for the transportation of hospital patients to and from the department as well as prepping of both hospital and outpatients for their procedures.&nbsp; helps the office staff with the required paperwork and screening of mri patients.<br>&nbsp;<br><strong>key responsibilities/essential functions:&nbsp; </strong></p> <ul> <li>assists the technologists in basic patient care. <li>assists patients with dressing, screens for metal, and assists in whatever means necessary. <li>provides necessary support to claustrophobic patients using compassion and empathy to encourage patient cooperation throughout the exam.&nbsp; <li>helps with room turnaround by assisting patients on/off the table and helping with room set up. <li>checks supplies weekly and maintains area by stocking linen and laundry. <li>checks in and registers patients in the appropriate computer systems. logs information on the patient flow sheet in the float area. <li>responsible the coordination of inpatient schedules and transporting patients to and from department as needed. <li>establishes good rapport with patients and guests, physicians and other customers of the facility. <li>assists management in assuring confidentiality is maintained for all patients during all registration, scheduling, and activities, including "classified" patients. releases pertinent patient information according to department policy. <li>may perform other duties as assigned or requested. </li></ul></span><br /><br /><br> <b>job requirements:</b><br /> <label ></label><br /> <span > <p><br><strong>education and/or experience</strong></p> <ul> <li>high school graduate or ged required. <li>two years related patient care experience preferred. </li></ul> <p>&nbsp;<br><strong>behavioralskills</strong></p> <ul> <li>a personal presence which is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission, vision, goals and values of via christi health. <li>compassion for patients, family members, and others; along with a nurturing spirit to provide care during emotionally stressful situations. <li>must display good verbal and written communication skills, and be able to professionally receive and follow oral instructions. </li></ul> <p>&nbsp;<br><strong>technical skills</strong></p> <ul> <li>strong working knowledge of microsoft office products and working knowledge of windows.&nbsp; </li></ul> <p>&nbsp;<br><strong>physical requirements:</strong><br><br>the physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. reasonable accommodationsmay be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.</p> <ul> <li>while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and use hands to finger, handle or feel.&nbsp; <li>the employee is frequently required to walk; and talk or hear.&nbsp; <li>the employee is occasionally required to sit.&nbsp; <li>the employee is occasionally required to move and/or lift more than 100 pounds.&nbsp; <li>the vision requirements for this position are close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. <li>frequently able to detect and discern both loud and soft sounds such as phone calls and customer questions. <li>constantly able to use hands and fingers to type, write, and file. <li>occasionally required to detect unusual odors that could indicate environmental issues. </li></ul><strong>via christi health is an equal opportunity employer.</strong><br></span><br /><br /> <br /><br /><b><a target="_blank" href="" id="$job_id$" name="$job_title$" onclick="return trackclick(,;"><img name="img01" src="/images/buttons/apply.jpg" border="0"></a></b>