Cedars-Sinai Department Assistant - CT Imaging - Per Diem 8-Hour Day Shift in Los Angeles, California
Would you like to be part of a team of colleagues that employs pioneering, state-of-the-art techniques to treat a variety of conditions with less risk, less pain and as little stress as possible? Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient happiness? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
Each year, almost 500,000 inpatient and outpatient exams and procedures are performed and interpreted at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Our radiologists & imaging specialists are board certified by the American Board of Radiology in their respective subspecialties. Our subspecialized imaging physicians, American College of Radiology certified technologists and customer-service oriented staff provide our patients with pioneering imaging technologies and innovative treatment options in a compassionate environment.
We're looking for someone to join our team as a CT Imaging Technical Assistant on the 1st shift (10:00am - 6:30pm) with alternating weekends who: Safely transports patients to and from the diagnostic imaging department, ensuring patient support systems are always in place. Reports any changes in patient condition during the process to nurses and/or technologists.
Summary of Essential Duties:
Safely transports patients (with and without oxygen, as appropriate) within the diagnostic imaging department.
Provides direct patient care as directed by technologists or radiologists, in conjunction with all imaging procedures.
Serves as liaison between technologists and nursing staffs.
Performs all duties related to the hand off of care within the imaging department and hospital unit if needed, including recognizing and reporting abnormal, emergent or unusual signs and symptoms based on patient population and common diagnoses (change in vital signs, intake, output, patient complaints, etc.).
Checks all documentation prior to patient transfer.
Supplies rooms with linen, supplies, keep room clean and safe.
- High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required
- Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross or Heartsaver CPR (HSCPR or HSFACPR) required
- A minimum of 6 months of experience in a health-related field preferred
Keywords: Imaging, Radiology, CT-Scan, Hospital, Medical Center, Healthcare, Per Diem, Per-Diem, Day Shift, Los Angeles, CA, California
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