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The University of Kansas Health System Radiology Reading Room Liaison in KANSAS CITY, Kansas

The Radiology Reading Room Liaison assists radiologists and residents in the care of patients for imaging both prior to and after testing. The Liaison will help manage incoming and outgoing phone calls, pages, and requests for the radiologists and residents to ensure continuity the highest possible quality of patient care.

  • Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.

  • Provides consistent support to the residents and staff radiologists.

  • Help manage all communication lines between the radiologists/resident and the referring clinicians, technologists, and nurses.

  • Answers telephone in a timely and courteous fashion, identifying oneself and the Department. Initiates and screens calls for reading rooms to help ensure uninterrupted interpretations and timely reporting.

  • Pages and/or calls the referring clinicians until reached for purposes of providing physician to physician, or physician to nurse critical results reporting as well as discussing clinical information.

  • Competency in using phones, pagers, paging system, PACS, and EPIC for purposes supporting the radiologists/residents

  • Maintains a patient-centered focus and strives to support the mission, goals and values of the hospital, department and division.

  • Performs daily work assignments in an efficient, organized manner and with accuracy. Must have good communication skills.

  • Interacts with physicians and other technical staff in a courteous manner to provide quality, safe, efficient care for the patient.

  • Promptly reports equipment malfunctions when known.

Required:

  • Associates degree or 1-2 years in a clinical healthcare environment

  • Medical Terminology

Preferred:

  • Experience as an MA, EMT, LPN

  • BLS Certification

Requisition ID: 2020-24275

External Company Name: The University of Kansas Health System

External Company URL: https://careers-kansashealthsystem.icims.com

Street: 4000 Cambridge Street

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