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Company: Cedars-Sinai
Location: Marina Del Rey, CA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Are you passionate about helping people? Do you want to make a difference in people's lives?


Do you want to be a part of something greater? To get exposure to many different disciplines while making a positive impact on the lives of a diverse patient population? At Cedars-Sinai Medical Care Foundation you'll learn from dedicated healthcare professionals every single day and use state-of-the-art facilities to do something incredible – for yourself and for others. You will support the physicians and nursing staff in the delivery of health care by performing a variety of medically related tasks.


X-Ray Tech's performs x-rays on patients for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes within scope of practice as directed by physician/clinician. Additionally, this position performs routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices of physicians and other health practitioners running smoothly. The responsibilities of this position are concurrentwithCedars-Sinai Medical Care Foundationguidelines, all in accordance withCedars-Sinai Medical Care Foundationpolicies,practicesand procedures.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

•Performs diagnostic radiographic procedures, positioning patients on the examining table and adjusting equipment to obtain optimum views of specific body area (Chest, Extremities and Torso-Skeletal) as requested by physician

•Performs a variety of technical procedures that will require independent judgment for the radiological diagnosis

•Assist medical provider in exam rooms

•Able to assist the attending medical provider during examinations and minor surgeries

•Escort patients to exam rooms, interviews patients, measure vital signs and document all information in patient's chart

•Give instructions to patients as instructed by medical provider

•Keep exam rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies, maintain instruments, prepare sterilization as required

•Take telephone messages and provide feedback and answers to patient/medical provider

•Maintain all logs and required checks (i.e. refrigerator temperatures, emergency medications, expired medications, oxygen, cold sterilization fluid change, etc.)

•Excellent interpersonal and customer services skills

•Able to work independently or as a team in a highly organized fast-paced environment

•Excellent multi-tasking ability; cooperative and willingness to assist others

•Ability to read, write and comprehend medical information

•Must have excellent computer and Microsoft Office application skills

•Manual dexterity to use/handle e

Education: 

  • High School Diploma required
  • Graduate of an accredited X-Ray Program required
  • Graduation from accredited California Medical Assistant school, or documented equivalent military experience or training required
License/Certification:
  • Current X-Ray Technologist certification (Chest, Extremities and Torso-Skeletal to include Digital Radiography) in California;
  • BLS from the American Heart Association
Experience:
  • Ideal candidate will have 2-5 years' experience in an outpatient medical office setting
  • Prefer experience with digital X-Ray
  • Prefer experience with an Electronic Medical Record 


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