Dis Tech Aide
Under the direct supervision of the Chief Technologist and/or Senior Staff Technologist, assists technologists and physicians in the performance of imaging procedures by performing various tasks including preparing imaging rooms, assisting patients, answering telephone, processing films, transporting patients and performing clerical duties.
Schedules patient appointments, directs incoming calls, monitors patient/traffic flow through waiting rooms.
Utilizes computer technology to access and record data by barcode and keyboard entries.
Works with newborn, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
Performs miscellaneous related duties as assigned.
Performs EKG’s as needed.
Assists DIS Department with patient throughput, patient questionnaire screening for contrast administration and/or MRI exams, transferring of patients, assisting with setup of interventional procedures, room turnaround.
Minimum Education Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent.
Minimum Work Experience: Prior experience in a clinical specialty field as a student, aide, medical assistant. One to three years experience preferred.
Other skills and abilities: Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills are required. Experience with computer systems and medical terminology preferred.