Imaging

Point of Service Coordinator

Type: PRN
Education: High-School diploma or G.E.D. required. Advanced clerical training is preferred.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Medical secretarial background is required. Experience in Registration, PET scheduling or pre-certification, CPT coding is preferred. Previous Healthcare Billing/Collection experience is preferred.
Skills: A. Interacts with the public in a pleasant, positive and courteous manner. B. Answers the telephone politely and efficiently. C. Able to provide precise clerical assistance to customers, physicians, technical coworkers and supervisors. D. Demonstrates ability to handle emergency situations in a prompt, precise and professional manner. E. Able to successfully operate office equipment and perform data entry tasks. F. Able to accomplish several tasks at a time. G. Has a grasp of root words in medical terminology. H. Able to work well under pressure of deadlines. I. Able to successfully interact with computers making use of software programs and data entry. J. Able to demonstrate the understanding of continuum of care, customer recovery, and advanced customer service.
Description:

This position is responsible for performing financial counseling of patients regarding payments, , advanced customer service, medical terminology, supervisory assistance and interacting directly with the radiologists.  The Imaging Point of Service Coordinator able to verify pre-certifications and out-of-network, and has an understanding CPT codes and billing.  Personnel in this position exercise professional judgement while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service and medical ethics.  Each staff member is required to obtain adequate knowledge and speed to keep up their particular responsibilities efficiently and accurately with minimal supervision. The position requires successful interaction with child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric age specific groups. Patient care responsibility for the reception waiting area, the reception area dressing rooms, when called upon during a disaster recall situation and at other times (when in the best interest of patient care) requested temporarily by a technologist or radiologist

Scheduler

Type: PRN
Education: High School diploma: additional education in business or medical field preferred.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Previous experience in a medical setting involving clerical and basic medical terminology preferred.
Skills: A. Interacts with the public in a pleasant, positive and courteous manner. B. Answers the telephone politely and efficiently. C. Able to provide precise secretarial assistance to customers, physicians, clinical coworkers and supervisors. D. Demonstrates ability to handle emergency situations in a prompt, precise and professional manner. E. Able to successfully operate office equipment and perform data entry tasks. F. Able to accomplish several tasks at a time. G. Has a grasp of root words in medical terminology. H. Able to work well under pressure of deadlines. I. Able to successfully interact with computers making use of software programs, data entry, archival and retrieval applications. J. Able to demonstrate the understanding of continuum of care, customer recovery, and advanced customer service.
Description:

 

This position is responsible for performing secretarial, clerical, communication, customer service, basic medical terminology, radiology scheduling, interacting directly with the radiologists and clinical Imaging staff. Personnel in this position must understand and operate information systems software including, but not limited to Order Management, or Scheduling, Radiology, and Order Fax system.  This position is also be responsible for exercising professional judgment while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service and medical ethics.

Registration Representative

Type: FT
Education: High School Diploma or GED. Representative II requires CHAA certification.
Hours: 9:30a - 6p
Experience: Previous experience preferred in a medical setting involving clerical and basic medical terminology. Minimum of one year of clerical office setting required.
Skills: Knowledge of general office machines, procedure and computers.
Description:

This position is responsible for serving as first impression of the hospital while initiating the registration processes in a professional and consistent manner by assuring prompt and proper treatment for all patients.  This position will gather patient demographic and insurance information along with discussing the patient’s financial responsibilities when appropriate. Will perform certain functions on the front end of the registration process, which decreases the wait time for patients and hospital departments. 

 

Type: PRN
Education: High School Diploma or GED. Representative II requires CHAA certification.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Previous experience preferred in a medical setting involving clerical and basic medical terminology. Minimum of one year of clerical office setting required.
Skills: Knowledge of general office machines, procedure and computers.
Description:

This position is responsible for serving as first impression of the hospital while initiating the registration processes in a professional and consistent manner by assuring prompt and proper treatment for all patients.  This position will gather patient demographic and insurance information along with discussing the patient’s financial responsibilities when appropriate. Will perform certain functions on the front end of the registration process, which decreases the wait time for patients and hospital departments. 

 

RN

Type: PRN
Education: Graduate of a school of professional nursing. Current Tennessee RN license. (See Unit Specific Requirements)
Hours: Varied
Experience: Experience in acute care nursing preferred. (See Unit Specific Requirements)
Skills: BLS upon hire or during orientation (See Unit Specific Requirements)
Description:

This position is responsible for providing professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process within an assigned unit; assesses, treats and care for patients demonstrating an understanding of the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological maturation process; coordinates care planning with other disciplines.  Oversees the work of other professional and non-professional personnel. 

CT Technologist

Type: PRN
Education: Certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) as a CT Technologist preferred. If not currently registered in CT, must obtain CT certification within one year of completing CT training.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Two years experience with all types of CT exams on multi-slice scanner is preferred.
Skills: Operates Computerized Tomography scanners, flow regulated injectors, UPS systems, patient monitors, hospital computer systems and other associated medical imaging equipment. Have the ability to deal with patients, families and other hospital employees in a professional and caring manner in times of great stress and crises. Have the abilty to handle constant pressure, stress and numerous interruptions associated with the busy schedule in the CT area.
Description:

 

This position is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists and/or staff physicians while administering ionizing radiation in the course of computerized tomography (CT) examinations in concordance with physician’s orders. This professionally trained person will be responsible for the operation of CT scanners, flow rate injectors, an EKG monitoring system, a picture archiving system.  This position is responsible for the use of radiographic supplies including iodinated contrast while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. This position is responsible for performing a variety of basic secretarial, clerical and housekeeping functions such as customer service, examination and work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval, (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control.   This position, in addition to superb technical skills, will also require the ability to follow the CRMC service commitments to customers and fellow staff.

 
Type: FT
Education: Certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) as a CT Technologist preferred. If not currently registered in CT, must obtain CT certification within one year of completing CT training.
Hours: 10:30p-6:30a Sun. - Thurs.
Experience: Two years experience with all types of CT exams on multi-slice scanner is preferred.
Skills: Operates Computerized Tomography scanners, flow regulated injectors, UPS systems, patient monitors, hospital computer systems and other associated medical imaging equipment. Have the ability to deal with patients, families and other hospital employees in a professional and caring manner in times of great stress and crises. Have the abilty to handle constant pressure, stress and numerous interruptions associated with the busy schedule in the CT area.
Description:

 

This position is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists and/or staff physicians while administering ionizing radiation in the course of computerized tomography (CT) examinations in concordance with physician’s orders. This professionally trained person will be responsible for the operation of CT scanners, flow rate injectors, an EKG monitoring system, a picture archiving system.  This position is responsible for the use of radiographic supplies including iodinated contrast while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. This position is responsible for performing a variety of basic secretarial, clerical and housekeeping functions such as customer service, examination and work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval, (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control.   This position, in addition to superb technical skills, will also require the ability to follow the CRMC service commitments to customers and fellow staff.

 

Radiologic Tech

Type: PRN
Education: Associate Degree from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology and registered (or registry eligible) with the ARRT. The candidate must successfully pass the national registry test for radiologic technology within 12 months from the start of being registry eligible. Must be certified in Basic Life Support.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Two years of Clinical experience in an ARRT accredited radiologic technology program. Additional on the job experience is preferred.
Skills: Must be able to perform a variety of radiologic procedures, (general, fluoroscopy portable) in a variety of settings with high regard for patient care and quality of work. Must possess a basic working knowledge of equipment to perform radiologic procedures and ancillary functions. Must demonstrate ability to provide basic patient care as related to Radiology. Must possess exceptional customer service skills based upon the standards set at Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Description:

This new graduate/entry level position is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists and/or staff physicians while administering x-rays in the course of radiological examinations in concordance with physician orders. The radiologic technologist shall be capable of operating radiologic equipment, perform a variety of radiological procedures, operate the picture archiving system, use radiographic supplies including contrast while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. This position is responsible for performing a variety of basic clerical and housekeeping functions such as examination and work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control. The level I technologist shall be competent in the following areas: general radiography, routine fluoroscopy including barium studies, emergent trauma radiography, radiographic technique formulation, radiographic quality control and portable radiographic procedures. Level I technologists exercise professional judgment while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service, age specific criteria, safety and medical ethics.

Type: FT
Education: Associate Degree from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology and registered (or registry eligible) with the ARRT. The candidate must successfully pass the national registry test for radiologic technology within 12 months from the start of being registry eligible. Must be certified in Basic Life Support.
Hours: Varied
Experience: Two years of Clinical experience in an ARRT accredited radiologic technology program. Additional on the job experience is preferred.
Skills: Must be able to perform a variety of radiologic procedures, (general, fluoroscopy portable) in a variety of settings with high regard for patient care and quality of work. Must possess a basic working knowledge of equipment to perform radiologic procedures and ancillary functions. Must demonstrate ability to provide basic patient care as related to Radiology. Must possess exceptional customer service skills based upon the standards set at Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Description:

This new graduate/entry level position is responsible for working directly with patients and assisting radiologists and/or staff physicians while administering x-rays in the course of radiological examinations in concordance with physician orders. The radiologic technologist shall be capable of operating radiologic equipment, perform a variety of radiological procedures, operate the picture archiving system, use radiographic supplies including contrast while providing patient care and patient safety as established by department standards. This position is responsible for performing a variety of basic clerical and housekeeping functions such as examination and work area cleaning, telephone communications, computer system data entry, information retrieval (HIS, RIS, PACS), and infection control. The level I technologist shall be competent in the following areas: general radiography, routine fluoroscopy including barium studies, emergent trauma radiography, radiographic technique formulation, radiographic quality control and portable radiographic procedures. Level I technologists exercise professional judgment while performing services in a demeanor complimentary to customer service, age specific criteria, safety and medical ethics.