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TECH ASSISTANT I

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 Job Title: TECH ASSISTANT I
 Company Name: Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System
 Employment Type: Full Time
 Location: SALINAS, CA, United States
 Department: Mammography Center
 Salary: Highly Competitive
 Shift Hours/ Days: Variable Hours Variable Days
 Hours/Pay Period: 80
 Degree Required: High School/GED
 Job ID: MC1
 Date Posted: Jan 30, 2013
 Years Experience: 2
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  Complete Description

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:
Under supervision of the Tech Assistant Supervisor, uses the PACS system to transmit and print/burn CD'S of patient imaging studies, transports and assists patients, assists in lifting and moving patients, filing x-ray jackets. Performs routine clerical functions such as: Registering and pre-registering patients, appointment confirmations, answering phones, inputting patient data into computer system, prepares patient charts for procedures, provide necessary consents and questionnaires for patients, performs limited scheduling. Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served in the department. Performs any combination of the following duties depending on the area of assignment and performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
Work requires knowledge generally acquired through a high school education or GED.  Current BLS/Healthcare Provider status as per American Heart Association standards.  New hires and transfers have up to 6 months from date of hire/transfer to obtain BLS/Healthcare Provider certification and must remain continually current.  One (1) to two (2) years of recent experience is preferred.  Medical terminology is strongly preferred.

Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System (SVMHS) does not discriminate in employment because of sex, race, color, age, religion, ancestry, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, medical condition, physical or mental disability, national origin or political belief.