Radiology Aide I - Per Diem - West and North Region

  • Atrius Health
  • Concord, MA, USA
  • Jan 06, 2021

Job Description

Atrius Health is a nonprofit healthcare leader delivering a system of connected care that enables us to know our patients better so that we can serve them well. Across 32 clinical locations, more than 50 specialties and 825 physicians, we provide proactive, customized care to more than 720,000 adult and pediatric patients across eastern Massachusetts. The Atrius Health practices including Dedham Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates and PMG Physician Associates - together with VNA Care - work in collaboration with hospital partners, community specialists and skilled nursing facilities, to develop innovative and effective ways of delivering care in the most appropriate setting, making it easier for patients to be healthy. We believe that by establishing a solid foundation of knowledge, understanding and trust with each of our patients, we enrich their health and enhance their lives. We have a per diem position for a radiology aide to work in our west and north regions.The duties of the Radiology Aide are varied. This position determines urgency and priority of patient appointments, appropriately schedules exams/procedures, provides thorough explanation of exam preparation to patient, and obtains previous films or digital images for comparison. The Radiology Aide manages the patient flow within the department by communicating patient arrivals to technologists, alerting staff to patients requiring assistance, and escorting patients to changing area. Appropriately addresses patient concerns and resolves problems to the extent possible. You will answer telephones following emergency and department protocols and monitor patient schedules to ensure timely appointment access, confirms and reschedules appointments, schedules and arranges for appointments in other departments and communicates to referring clinician patients who did not keep their appointments. You will demonstrate a high level of competence and have the ability to work independently.Education: High school graduate or equivalent. Skills and Experience: Experience in a clinical setting and familiarity with medical terminology as well as strong interpersonal, customer service, time management, computer and organizational skills required. The ability to multi-task and prioritize activities preferred. Note: May require lifting, bending and reaching for an average of 30 pounds of radiology files. Atrius Health is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity. All patients, employees, applicants, and other constituents of Atrius Health will be treated with respect and dignity regardless of race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, veteran status, marital/domestic partner status, parental status, sexual orientation and gender identity and/or expression, or other dimensions of diversity. Atrius Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promoting or any other employment practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, military service or application for military service, veteran or disability status.Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws: Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA);Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO); and Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA).VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the statePDN-91ec6d4c-69a8-4460-a876-ad80504cb085

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