Sharp HealthCare Imaging Assistant in La Mesa, California

Summary

The Imaging Assistant will transport cath lab patients to and from the department as needed. Prepares patient paperwork prior to picking up patients and communicating with floor regarding patient transport time.

Sharp Grossmont is a busy cath lab with three rooms in which the full range of cath lab procedures are performed. We are a growing cardiac lab with an expanding service line. We have the most emergency heart patients in the state and we are excellent at what we do. This is a team environment where everyone’s contribution is counted on and appreciated.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 542 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

Essential Physical Requirements may include

  • Sitting

  • Walking

  • Standing

  • Twisting (trunk)

  • Twisting (neck)

  • Bending (waist)

  • Flexing/Extending (neck)

  • Gripping/Grasping

  • Fine Manipulation / Pinching

  • Reaching below shoulder level

  • Reaching above shoulder level

  • Keyboarding

  • Mousing

  • Squatting

  • Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)

  • Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)

  • Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer

  • Lifting up to 25 pounds

  • Push/Pull over 100 pounds

  • Carrying up to 25 pounds

Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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Location

This position is located in La Mesa, CA in San Diego County

Hours

8 hour shifts; per diem position to work 8:00am - 4:30pm; every other weekend; call is required

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers

  • BLS for HealthCare Provider by the American Heart Association

  • Skill to provide safe patient transportation in a proactive and independent manner

  • Skill to organize work and set priorities in a dynamic patient care environment

  • Proficient in Computer skills

  • Demonstrated skill to work in collaborative team environment

  • Customer service driven communication skills

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • One or more years recent direct patient care experience in a hospital and/or clinic setting

  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Job: *Radiology Jobs

Organization: *75700 - Cardiac Cath Lab

Title: Imaging Assistant

Location: La Mesa-Grossmont Hospital

Requisition ID: 83784