Huntersville Healthplex - Transporter

Charlotte, NC, USA Req #315
Friday, August 7, 2020

Charlotte Radiology is the area's imaging experts. Having served Mecklenburg and surrounding counties in both NC and SC since 1967, Charlotte Radiology is one of the largest radiology groups in the country with more than 500 employees and doctors and is a founding partner of US Radiology Specialists. Charlotte Radiology owns and operates 15 breast centers, a mobile breast center program, two vein centers, several vascular and interventional radiology sites and jointly owns five free-standing imaging centers. Greater than 90% of our employees directly touch patient care and are comprised of 95+ radiologists, 25 advanced care professionals, 160+ technologists and nurses and 150+ outpatient support staff professionals. Backed by an administrative team of more than 65 employees, we together consistently earn an overall patient satisfaction score of greater
than 95%. Our radiologists’ training span a wide range of subspecialties from mammography and musculoskeletal imaging to pediatrics and interventional radiology, and they interpret and/or perform more than 1.5 million studies annually for 18 hospitals, 30+ imaging centers and a multitude of health care providers. For more information visit:
www.charlotteradiology.com.
 

Our Vision: To be recognized as the provider of choice – where people come first.
 

Our Mission: Through collaborative teamwork, we will provide quality-driven, innovative, customer-focused services that exceed expectations.

The Transporter supports the process flow of the radiology department by rapidly transporting ED patients to the appropriate imaging modality at the CIS Huntersville Healthplex. They also provide excellent clinical support to the X-ray department by prepping the patient before the exam and assisting the technologist with cassette processing. They assist technologists with non-clinical tasks such as completing paperwork, burning CDs with patient's exams, and answering the phone. This is all done while offering the best quality patient care available.


Responsibilities:

  • Safely and promptly transport Emergency Department patients to the appropriate imaging modality for their imaging study.

  • Assist X-ray Technologists with patient exams by prepping the patient for their exam.

  • Assist clinical staff in CIS by facilitating report turnaround, tracking ED exams to make sure they are read in a timely manner, calling STAT reports to referring providers, etc.

  • Complete nonclinical tasks such as burning CDs, answering phone calls, and completing paperwork

  • Communicate with ED concerning patient availability.

     

Knowledge/ skills:

  • Familiarity with radiology exams

  • Proper patient prep depending on specific exam

  • Medical Terminology

  • HIPAA Compliance

  • BLS/CPR

  • Routinely pushing patient stretchers

  • Walking/standing for extended periods of time

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 6p.m.

 

Charlotte Radiology is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin. 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
  • Charlotte, NC, USA