Boston Medical Center Radiology Tech Aide, Mon-Fri 10am - 6:30pm - SEIU in Boston, Massachusetts

Radiology Tech Aide, Mon-Fri 10am - 6:30pm - SEIU

Job ID 4697978 Date posted 05/16/2017

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Boston Medical Center (BMC) is more than a hospital. It´s a network of support and care that touches the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in need each year. It is the largest and busiest provider of trauma and emergency services in New England. Emphasizing community-based care, BMC is committed to providing consistently excellent and accessible health services to all—and is the largest safety-net hospital in New England. The hospital is also the primary teaching affiliate of the nationally ranked Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and a founding partner of Boston HealthNet – an integrated health care delivery systems that includes many community health centers. BMC provides a full range of pediatric and adult care services, from primary to family medicine to advanced specialty care.

BMC is also committed to our employees, who are a very important piece to who we are. We pride ourselves in providing equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to a person's race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation or any characteristic protected under applicable law. BMC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Job Profile Summary

Under the supervision of the Manager of CT, assists the radiologists, technologists and nurses in technical and patient care duties.Maintains supplies and keeps exam rooms prepared and ready for patients. Assists patients prior to procedures.Handles reception and clerical duties as required. Duties may also be required in other areas as necessary at either the E. Newton or Shapiro Campuses.

Requires a high school level of knowledge in reading and writing (in English) and arithmetic in order to understand written and oral instructions, and deal effectively with people. Requires knowledge of work routines, procedures, materials and equipment in order to prepare rooms for x-ray procedures, perform sterilization duties and stock rooms with supplies. Such knowledge is normally acquired during one to three months of on-the-job training. Requires minimal analytical ability. Requires interpersonal skills and communications skills in order to provide information, reassurance and support to patients in somewhat difficult situations. Preference given to those individuals who have successfully completed medical terminology and basic patient care courses.