LCMC Health Clerical IV Radiology UMC in New Orleans, Louisiana
University Medical Center New Orleans is the academic medical center of LCMC Health and the ultimate expression of a 275-year legacy of serving the people of New Orleans and South Louisiana. With our academic partners, including Louisiana State University and Tulane University Schools of Medicine, we are training the next generation of healthcare professionals and leading research to find tomorrow's cures and treatments. From expert primary care and the widest variety of specialty care to cutting edge emergency care and the region's only Level 1 Trauma Center, UMC offers the area the widest breadth of healthcare services.
We are looking for medical professionals who are just as passionate as we are about providing the best medical care in the safest environment. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. Whether you're a seasoned healthcare professional or just starting out, a career at UMC places you at the center of a dynamic community of providers, learners and staff with a singular focus on patient-centric care. We offer a state-of-the-art facility with breakthrough technology, and professionals committed to helping our community become healthier.
POSITION SUMMARY: The purpose of this job description is to perform specialized complex work on a wide variety of clerical services including determining office
needs in prioritizing and organizing work and the appropriate action to
Works as clerical support personnel for Radiology department.
Check patients in for appointments
Verifying orders in RIS for x-ray exams
Communicating with technologists, radiolgoists concerning exam
Answers multiple incoming-telephone lines and utilizes computer simultaneously, using excellent customer skills
Send and receive fax information
Burn CD’s of exams from pacs
Upload CD’s to pacs
Research exam information and prepare invoices for legal work
Interview patients for history and screening prior to exams
Input data into RIS
Send out letters
High School diploma or equivalent.
Associates degree preferred.
Heart Saver or Basic Life Support Recommended.
Skills: Excellent customer service & communication skills with patients. Ability to speak, articulate, and be understood clearly.
Physical Demands: Sedentary Work- Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally (occasionally means activity or conditions exist up to 1/3 of the work day), and/or, an negligible amount of force frequently (frequently means activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the work day) to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met.
UMC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.