We are currently seeking Full-time Medical Assistant in the Minneapolis area
(this is a mobile route and will require a reliable vehicle - employees are compensated for their travel)
DMS Health Technologies, a division of Digirad, a publicly-held company with over 600 employees nationwide, delivers convenient, effective, and efficient healthcare solutions on an as needed, when needed, and where needed basis. Digirad's diverse portfolio of mobile health care solutions and medical equipment and services, including diagnostic imaging and patient monitoring, provides hospitals, physician practices, and imaging centers throughout the United States access to technology and services necessary to provide exceptional patient care in the rapidly changing healthcare environment.
The technologist assistant supports the technologist with various duties including transporting patients between the facility and scanner and completing paperwork.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The technologist assistant assists the technologist with patient care by transporting patients between the facility and scanner; sanitizing and cleaning patient care and staff areas; changing table linens; entering exam and patient information electronically or on paper; and answering the telephone.
The technologist assistant demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served. The individual demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. He/she is able to identify and categorize each patient’s age-specific grouping of needs, such as those for infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult or geriatric patients.
The incumbent demonstrates commitment to customer satisfaction and quality as exhibited by internal and external customer feedback. This includes timely completion of mandatory education and current credentials.
The incumbent is in complies with safety and quality procedures and initiatives by strictly following safety policies, rules and safe work methods, making suggestions to support continuous improvements in safety, promptly correcting or reporting safety hazards or unsafe conditions, promptly reporting injuries for timely diagnoses and medical treatment, and by participating in safety processes such as safety committee, safety inspections, etc.
The incumbent complies with DMS policies, local, state and federal regulations and laws related to work duties and responsibilities.
In an effort to promote professional growth to its employees and the organization, DMS may alter job duties, responsibilities and projects in the course of employment.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.