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Roles & Responsibilities:
Performs radiologic procedures, assists in thecoordinator of patient flow into and out of x-ray area, insures supplies areavailable, responsible for daily maintenance of equipment and organization ofx-ray films. Utilizes PACS system to process films, responsible for registeringx-ray studies and patients in PACS and entering the system at completion of thestudy so billing can be performed. Provides Medical Assistant clinical officesupport to Physicians & Surgeons and performs patient care andadministrative duties necessary to deliver quality patient care.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Performs diagnostic radiologic services byoperating imaging equipment, operating other equipment/devices as appropriate,positioning patients, immobilizing patients as necessary, calculating exposurefactors, practicing radiation protection, evaluating radiographs for technicalquality, assuming care for physical and psychological needs of patients duringexaminations and procedures, assisting physicians with imaging procedures
Maintains patients' x-ray imaging and coping asrequested
Performs clerical duties related toadministrative activities of clinical x-ray area
Assumes full responsibility for assigned area
Assumes responsibility for x-ray portion ofquality assurance and complies with all federal and state regulations andmaintains daily equipment maintenance records
Schedules vacation time and arranges forappropriate coverage of area so clinical activity is not compromised
Pursues on-going CME
Medical Assistant- Responsibilities:
Providesclinical office support to Physicians & Surgeons and performs patient careand administrative duties necessary to deliver quality patient care
Fulfills patient care responsibilities asassigned which may include: checking schedules and organizing patient flow;accompanying patients to exam/procedure room, assisting patients as needed withwalking, transferring, dressing
Collecting and processing specimens and point ofcare testing, preparing for exam, etc. Assists physicians with variousprocedures, takes vital signs, relays instructions to patients and or families;answers calls and provides pertinent information
Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assignedwhich may include: sending and receiving patient medical records; obtaininglab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, referral information, etc. Completing formsand requisitions as needed
Managing charts to ensure information iscompleted and filed appropriately. These responsibilities may be carried outusing the electronic medical record (EMR) system or manually as necessary
Enters orders into the electronic medical record(EMR) system or prepares prescription refill requests on behalf of thephysician for the review and approval by the ordering physician
Inventories, orders or re-stocks medical suppliesas applicable
Provides set-up of examination room andinstruments in accordance with proper sterilization techniques established byhospital and infection control policies
Maintains logging system as required forrefrigeration of medications, point of care testing, sterilization process,crash cart, point of care testing or others as needed
Checks expiration dates on all medications andmedical supplies disposing appropriately as per institution policy
Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy workenvironment by following standards and procedures; complies with legalregulations
Complies with established personal protectiveequipment requirements necessary for protection against exposure to blood andother potentially infections body fluids, chemical disinfectants, radiation andother hazardous substances
Assists in the maintenance of medical charts(filing, Op Reports, test results, home care forms)
Required to perform proficient phlebotomy duties.
Graduate of an AMA approved radiography program
Certification as a Medical Assistant from anapproved school or equivalent training and experience. 2 years or moreexperience as a Medical Assistant/High School Diploma/GED
Two to five years experiences taking radiographs(ARRT)
Equivalent training and experience. 2 years ormore experience as a Medical Assistant.
Licenses: Radiologic Technologist
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