The Imaging Systems Assistant provides a positive, professional, knowledgeable and welcoming presence for all aspects of the department. This position provides expert support functions for all aspects of the department including: clerical services, managing patient records, customer interactions, maintaining professional and well equipped facility, scheduling and check in processes, direct customer support via phone, electronic communication, and in person. The imaging assistant understands and incorporates established HIPAA and ROI policies and procedures in all aspects of their accountabilities.
This position works 48 hr/pay period (0.6 FTE) and is benefit eligible. Typical work schedule will be variable each week including every other weekend from 9:00AM to 5:30PM.
Reception and Patient:
Represents the department in a positive and professional manner
Performs customer intake duties
Answers inquiries according to department standards and takes concise and accurate phone messages
Refers callers and visitors to appropriate individuals
Schedule and checks in patients
Communicates written and verbal information in a clear and concise manner
Protects confidentiality of highly protected health information while working in a highly visible environment
Orders and maintains office supplies
Demonstrates the ability to perform multiple, simultaneous tasks in an environment faced with interruptions
Maintains lobby appearance, customer equipment, and amenities
Scan orders, reports and other information
Prepares daily paperwork
Review schedule and resolve conflicts and/or schedule changes
Film File Room:
Maintain up to date knowledge and proficiency with all information technology and radiology technologies
Burn CDs and maintains data on RIS
Files and retrieves film jackets and digitize analog films
Organize, maintain and updates the file system
Complete all computer functions in an efficient and correct manner
Verify patient identification on cd/ films released
Follow established policies and procedures for release of patient information
Requests previous studies for comparison
Uploads appropriate outside images to PACS
Accurately perform all information management processes
Respond to and complete all requests for information within established turnaround times
1-3 years experience in a customer service field
Radiology and computer experience and medical terminology preferred
3 years experience as a receptionist or scheduler in a health care related field
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider netwo...rk and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.