X-Ray Technician/Medical Assistant

Location: Van Nuys, CA

Description

Who We Are:
At ProActive Work Health Services, we are committed to bringing back occupational medicine to its original core by customizing services and technology for cost-effective treatment and the highest quality patient care. We are seeking a highly motivated X-Ray Tech/Medical Assistant to join our growing practice.

What We Need From You: The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, organized, personable, and able to work well in a fast paced environment. Candidate must be motivated, posses excellent communication skills, and work well with others. Candidate will have the willingness and ambition to learn new skills and take on a variety of responsibilities.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

X-Ray Technician:

  • Prepare patients for radiological procedures and take X-rays following established procedures for patient care and safety.
  • Obtain quality diagnostic radiography as requested by physicians.
  • Maintain a repeat rate of two percent or less.
  • Ensure that all equipment is in good working condition and in compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Report immediately any equipment malfunctions to Supervisor.
  • Maintain examination rooms.
  • Stock necessary office and radiological supplies.
  • Request, retrieve, and track films to and from other departments or centers.
  • Work closely with the Physician to receive guidance and instruction for treating patients.

Medical Assistant:

  • Perform selected nursing and administrative duties.
  • Prepare patients for examination and treatment.
  • Take patient histories and vital signs.
  • Prepare exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
  • Administer injections and apply dressings as instructed.
  • Prepare and maintain supplies & equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
  • Assist Physicians in preparing for minor surgeries and exams.
  • Work closely with the Physician to receive guidance and instruction for treating patients.
  • Perform direct patient care as instructed by the Physician.
  • Maintain equipment for use at all times, in a clean and safe condition.
  • Complete appropriate documentation on all patients examined.
  • Maintain appropriate communication and good interpersonal skills with Supervisors, Staff, and Patients to ensure coordinated efforts and provision of high quality service.
  • Utilize formal channels of communication to report concerns, personal requests, and patient issues.
  • Adhere to guidelines concerning working hours and break periods.

Requirements:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Multi-tasking, Flexibility, Telephone Skills, Customer Service, Time Management, Organization, Attention to Detail, Scheduling, Word Processing, Professionalism, and Quality Focus
  • Weekend Availability (9am - 5pm)
  • Evening Availability (5pm - 12am)
  • Bilingual Preferred 

Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of course in limited scope/basic/LMRT/NCT radio logical course

Experience:

  • One year in occupational healthcare clinic preferred

Compensation negotiable depending on experience

For more information please visit our website: https://proactivework.com/

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/proactive-work-health-service/

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