Summary: Performs patient care duties under the supervision and direction of a Radiologist and/or technologist staff. Supports operational workflow by preparing patients for imaging studies, gathering related historical data, and assisting with room preparation.
Other information: Background in Radiology, to include a general knowledge of medical terminology.Minimum of two years clerical experience. Minimum of two years clerical experience, preferably in the medical profession.Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Ability to push/pull up to 150 lbs. Ability to reposition and turn patients. .Must be IV competent. Office management skills.A working knowledge of word processing skills and computer operation are beneficial.
Responsibilities: Reviews scheduled appointments for correctness: i.e.. Exam, contrast use, diagnosis and authorization number matching appropriate CPT coding. Request order changes to be faxed prior to exam date. Check patient schedule first thing in the morning for additions or changes, organizes priorities for STAT and Urgent patients with technologist. Maintains, stocks and rotates linen and supplies with specific attention to contrast agents. Alerts the Lead Technologist of shortages. Maintains cleanliness/organization of the area. Greet patient at the front desk and accompany to pre-scan area. Give brief explanation of procedure and gown for appropriate exam. Review questionnaire with patients as they arrive to expedite and maintain schedule. Alert technologist if any answers require investigation. Make sure consent form is signed. Transport or escort patients as necessary providing assistance when needed. i.e. to patient floors, lobby, Radiology front desk, etc. Reviews paperwork prior to submission to radiologist for reading exams. Answer telephone and follow through on calls. Cross train for all office duties. Alerts file room for authorization to release with patient and directions to obtain a copy of exam and reports. Handles equipment in a responsible, professional manner. Is proficient with room setup for routine exams, to include coil selection and injection setup. Is IV competent. Understands and complies with aseptic technique. Prepares patient for exam by starting IV access. Cooperate in a positive and professional manner in assisting department personnel as required. Set a positive and professional atmosphere for patients.
Location: Millville All Services
Shift : This position will be used to support the growing volumes for the MV CT/MR
Beebe Healthcare serves the Sussex County community with a medical center located in beautiful, historic Lewes, Delaware, and convenient outpatient locations throughout the county. Founded in 1916 by two physician brothers, Drs. James Beebe and Richard C. Beebe, the medical center in Lewes is a 210-licensed-bed, not-for-profit seaside community hospital. Beebe's specialized service lines include cardiac and vascular, surgical services, oncology, women's health, and orthopaedic services. Beebe offers an array of inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and diagnostic services.
Beebe's five satellite campuses offer imaging, physical rehabilitation, and lab services, as well as walk-in care centers. In addition, Beebe offers Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine and Diabetes Management & Medical Nutrition Therapy.
With a mission to serve the community, Beebe also offers many free screenings and outreach programs through its Population Health Department; and advanced medical care for those who are recuperating at home through Beebe Home Care Services.
Beebe is also training the next generation of nurses through the Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing, located behind the Medical Cente...r in Lewes.
Beebe's Medical Staff has grown tremendously since the early 1990s. Employed physicians through Beebe Medical Group and our affiliated physicians on Beebe's Medical Staff now serve patients from Milford to Millville in specialties including cardiac surgery, dermatology, endocrinology, family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, pediatric neurology, and surgical oncology.
Beebe is proud to offer quality care, close to home for the residents and visitors of Sussex County.