Radiology SME

<p><strong>We are currently looking for an Internal Radiology SME for our Northwestern Suburbs Clinics!</strong></p>
<p><strong>DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:</strong></p>
<li>&nbsp;Follow the principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.</li>
<li>Assists the practitioner with examinations, procedures, and other duties. Responsible for assessing, screening and triaging patients and for maintaining medical records. Limited administration of medications per training designation.</li>
<li>Responsible for patient call backs; scheduling physician referrals; obtaining insurance information for specialist’s referrals and pharmacy issues, patient’s education and maintaining finalized radiologist dictation reports.</li>
<li>Responsible for preparing exam rooms, decontamination of equipment, and stocking of supplies.</li>
<li>Collects and documents vital signs. Collects and prepares specimens for laboratory analysis. Assesses and properly handles lab results.</li>
<li>Attends facility in-services and required staff trainings and meetings.</li>
<li>Responsible for performing accurate routine x-rays that assist with patient diagnosis. Must practice radiation safety precautions to maintain the lowest levels of radiation exposure dose for both technician and the patient.</li>
<li>Responsible for preparing and sending over-reads &amp; Radiologist readings, as well as reporting the over-read results to providers and incorporating into the patient medical records.</li>
<li>Oversees Radiology Compliance for the Radiologic Technologists and Radiology equipment, within region. Acting Radiology Safety Manager to assume annual Radiation Safety in-services and quizzes for regional staff members.</li>
<li>Respond to technical questions from CGM/CA’s including outside of scheduled hours.</li>
<li>Must be able to travel to all clinics within home region to perform auditing function.</li>
<li>Coordinates training with designated Mentor at each Clinic for new hire training and remedial training for employees needing additional instruction. &nbsp;</li>
<li>Responsible for processes such as reports, transfer sheets, imaging/protocol issues, and fracture letters.</li>
<li>Must abide by all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations including the requirements of the HIPAA and OSHA and applicable state rules and regulations pertinent to medical practices.</li>