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Technician III (Newark)

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Primary function:
To perform hygiene/comfort measures and selected procedures for patient receiving hemodialysis under the direction and supervision of a professional nurse.

Principal duties and responsibilities:
Assist with escorting of patients to and from imaging departments.
Prepare imaging rooms for procedures, ability to turn around rooms for high volume needs.
Answer and respond to route calls in a busy environment.
Ability to maintain a clean work environment.
Ordering of supplies for imaging department.
Ability to use imaging supported software, including but not limited to Power Chart, Sorian, PACS, and other Cerner products.
Requests and obtains medical records in preparation for patient's exams.
Push previous CCHS studies to PACS for radiologist review.
Responds to requests for urgent or emergency cases while working with the technologists.
Operates computer systems and office equipment in a safe manner.
Interacts for solution of "routine problems" as they may occur to achieve customer satisfaction.
Interacts with patient, family members, physicians, and staff in a courteous and professional manner.
Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices.
Reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors.
Performs other related duties as required.

SCOPE, PURPOSE, AND FREQUENCY OF CONTACTS:
Daily contact with patients, family members, visitors, employees, medical staff, volunteers, and students.

Direction/supervision of others:
None

Direction/supervision received:
Administrative Director
Operations Manager
Imaging Supervisor
Senior Technologists

Education and experience requirements:
High school graduate or equivalent.
Two years related to medical environment experience.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.

Knowledge, skill, and ability requirements:
Knowledge of hospital and/or office radiology, clerical procedures/functions including related equipment use and operation.
Knowledge of computer support software.
Knowledge of clerical duties and techniques.
Knowledge of office equipment and machines.
Knowledge of criteria for safe scheduling parameters (MRI Hazards).
Knowledge of Medical Terminology.
Ability to plan, organize, and handle various tasks simultaneously.
Ability to function independently, set work schedule and short-term goals to maximize productivity.
Ability to establish and maintain superior quality customer relations with patients, patients' families, Christiana Care staff, visitors, insurance companies, physicians, and the general public.

Special Requirements:
American Heart Association/American Red Cross BLS Certification

Physical demands:
Ability to stand, walk, sit, bend, lift, push, pull, carry, reach, twist, handle, stoop, climb, as per unit-based Physical Demands Checklist.

Working Hours:
40Hrs Weekly/80Hrs Bi-Weekly
Day Shift 8:30AM-5PM
Evening, Weekend, and Holidays as needed

Location: Newark, Delaware
Helen F. Graham Breast Center

Working conditions:
Frequent exposure to biological elements with occasional exposure to chemical and environmental elements, as per unit-based Physical Demands Checklist.
Busy, fast pace medical environment
Walking to multiple imaging locations for assistance
Occasional prolonged sitting and long stretches of time on

When you become an employee at ChristianaCare, you are joining a healthcare organization that was named Forbes 5th Best Health System to Work for in the U.S. for 2021! Guided by excellence and love, our Caregivers enjoy many employee benefits such as
work-life balance
competitive pay and benefits
generous paid time off
403(b) with a company match
diverse and inclusive culture


EEO Statement:
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard... For full info follow application link.

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 898755

Posted On: Jan 18, 2022

Updated On: Feb 17, 2022