Methodist Health System Council Bluffs, IA
Purpose of Job
Not neccessary for the position (0%):
Frequently Performed (34%-66%):
Constantly Performed (67%-100%):
Explosives (pressurized gas)
Radiation Alpha, Beta and Gamma (particles such as X-ray, Cat Scan, Gamma Knife, etc)
Radiation Non-Ionizing (Ultraviolet, visible light, infrared and microwaves that causes injuries to tissue or thermal or photochemical means)
Mechanical moving parts/vibrations
Chemical agents (Toxic, Corrosive, Flammable, Latex)
Mechanical moving parts/vibrations
Biological agents (primary air born and blood born viruses) (Jobs with Patient contact) Blood or Body Fluid (BBF)
Physical hazards (noise, temperature, lighting, wet floors, outdoors, sharps) (more than ordinary office environment)
Essential Job Functions
Essential Functions I
Provides care for the optimal patient experience.
Actively participates to perfect customer service and communication by building a great team system.
Talking to others to convey information effectively with respect, empathy, and compassion.
Gives full attention to what other people are saying, asking questions as appropriate to better understand what is happening.
Age Specific Care Criteria.
Provides patient care appropriate for ones age.
Shows confidence and competency in all age specific categories.
Explanation of the exam or procedure in an appropriate manner for patient and Family ageSpecific.
Identifies each patient by ID band verification and birth date and name.
Keeps up on Departmental policies/ protocols. Knows how to look up administrative policies.
Follows ACR guidelines and departmental protocols for all exams.
Performs exams as priority dictates.
Critiques each exam for technical and positional accuracy and makes appropriate corrections if necessary.
Check all exams with Radiologist and discuss end results.
Workflow Management with heightened focus on efficiency.
Provides management of department workflow and patient exam flow.
Understand and Support the direction of the department and it's workflow
Review orders for clinical and demographic consistency and verifies accuracy before the exam is done.
Willfully assists ALL physicians, patients, and coworkers as needed at all times.
Communicate always with team members about changes in workflow or scheduling.
Communicate exam information and patient Status changes with coworkers.
Maintain awareness of ongoing exams and assist or take over when needed for coworkers
Be in the department and ready to work at the start of scheduled shift (clock in and then get ready).
Have processes set in place to allow everyone to leave on time at the end of the day if possible.
Have all exam reports, history and films put together with the completed exam information to the radiologist to review.
Willing and able to fill in shifts or trade days when needed.
Maintain a working knowledge of Cerner.
Maintain working knowledge of PACS.
Maintain working knowledge of Outlook and mhsintranet.
Maintain working knowledge of Lawson (Employee Self Service).
Consistently uses Exam Management for order modification and to document comments.
Starts and completes own exams correctly and in a timely manner.
Show a working knowledge of Order View/Entry capabilities.
Consistently uses the Online Worklist to monitor orders and order status.
Verify correct images matched with order.
Ensures proper patient identification on all films to comply with department policies and procedures
Willingly seeks opportunity to provide patient care, or assist others as needed.
Shows knowledge of department guidelines through responsible behavior/actions.
Maintains updated ARDMS license, BLS and other assigned mandatory compliance.
Ensures that call reports and/or other specifications are followed through.
Report issues/concerns to Lead or Supervisor as soon as possible and provide assistance with resolution/follow-up.
Provides and monitors on the job training per Methodist College Standards.
Maintains professional and courteous relationship with students and instructors.
Provide leadership and guidance for students' education clinical experience.
Essential Functions II
Participates in mandatory in-services and/or CE programs as mandated by policies and procedures/external agencies and as directed by management.
Follows and understands the mission, vision, core values, Employee Standards of Compassionate Care/AIDET and company policies/procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
| Date Posted
November 10, 2018
| Date Closes
January 9, 2019
| Located In
Council bluffs, IA
| Work At
Jennie Edmundson Memorial Hosp
7:00AM - 5:00PM & rotating call hours per week
| SOC Category
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