The Radiology Aide is responsible to assists technologists in all imaging modalities to ensure the smooth and efficient flow of patients and information through the department. Ensures positive patient and customer satisfaction, proper utilization of body mechanics, adherence to policies, procedures and standards established by Hospital, Department and Regulatory Agencies.
Transports patients to and from the Radiology Department as well as between modalities within the Radiology Department as needed. Assists technologists with moving patients.
Assists technologists by performing clerical functions, which includes accurate documentation in the electronic medical record as, needed, i.e., order entry, etc. Identifies every patient per hospital policy, i.e., verifies name and date of birth.
Answers and acts on phone calls, i.e., fulfills telephone requests and transfers calls when appropriate.
Fulfills requests for CDs and records from patients, other healthcare facilities and the Health Information Management Department.
Ensures compliance with HIPAA regulations by properly documenting requests on paper and in the electronic medical record.
Prepares CDs and prints study result reports in fulfillment of requests.
Performs other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
At least one year of full-time experience in clerical functions, preferably in a healthcare setting.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.
Bon Secours Community Hospital
For nearly a century, Bon Secours Community Hospital in Port Jervis, NY, has served the residents of western Orange County, NY, Pike County, PA, and northern Sussex County, NJ, as the area's premier healthcare provider. The hospital serves its community with 122 beds for acute care and medical-surgical services, a 24-hour emergency department, long-term care and rehabilitation, a dedicated bariatric surgery unit, behavioral health, and outpatient services.
Due to a recent upgrade in our online applicant tracking system, anyone who has previously applied for a position with Bon Secours Community Hospital will be required to reapply.
With this recent upgrade to our system, all previous applications are no longer accessible by the WMCHealth Recruitment Team. We apologize for the inconvenience, and we appreciate your understanding during our efforts to upgrade our systems to be able to provide a better candidate experience.
WMCHealth is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with ten hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, a state of the art Telemedicine program, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley.