Department Assistant - MRI - Per Diem Evening Shift
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Location: Los Angeles, California
Type: Temporary/Per diem
Internal Number: HRC0759279
Make a difference in Imaging!
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What will you be doing in this role?
As a full time night shift Department Assistant in our MRI/Imaging area at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, you will be working closely with the MRI Technologists to assist in maintaining workflow and maximizing dept efficiency. Includes transporting patients to and from the medical center, getting outpatients changed and ready for their MRI, walking patients to and from the scanners and helping to position on the scanner. Will also be responsible to maintain clean rooms and help with inventory. Will participate in MR safety and assure that patients and the area are always MRI safe.
The department is open 24/7 and shifts are based on the department's needs with rotations on all shifts. Expect to work weekends, evenings and graveyard. Must be organized, have attention to details, listen and communicate well. Demonstrates aptitude to learn new processes and specialized equipment. Must work with a high level of engagement within a very busy team.
Note: Evening shift role with some night/graveyard. Evenings are 3:00pm - 11:30pm or 4:00pm - 12:30am. Nights are from 11:30 pm - 7:00 a.m
This role is not a stepping stone to an MRI Technician position
High School Diploma or GED required
BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
Prefer experience in healthcare environment
Customer service experience is required
lifting, standing, moving, transporting patients
Keywords: Imaging, MRI, Evening, Second Shift, Night, Graveyard, Per Diem, Per-Diem, Customer Service, Transport, Healthcare, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California
Working Title: Department Assistant - MRI - Per Diem Evening Shift
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