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Patient Facilitator

Patient Facilitator

ID 
2018-2922
Updated Date 
8/8/2018
Address 
7777 Forest Lane
Job Locations 
US-TX-Dallas
Type 
Full-Time
Hours 
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

More information about this job

Overview

Patient Facilitator

 

Akumin is changing the perception of diagnostic testing. Committed to providing excellence in diagnostic imaging, Akumin is on a mission to be the preferred provider.  This growing company is currently searching for a dependable, out-going individual who enjoys working with the public to fill a key position in our organization.  The Patient Facilitator provides quality customer service to patients, family members and other visitors to Preferred Imaging facilities as well as administrative support to clinic staff.

 

Akumin offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Responsibilities

Patient Facilitator
  • Greeting patients and visitors in a courteous and helpful manner;
  • Escorting patients to patient dressing rooms and instructing the patient how to dress out for their procedure.
  • Explaining exam procedures to patients as needed.
  • Starting IV access on patients as needed using universal protection equipment and aseptic techniques
  • Properly disposing of contaminated medical supplies in the biohazard waste containers.
  • Assisted Technologist with patient requests as needed.
  • Assisting with answering incoming calls and directing calls to the appropriate party;
  • Other duties as assigned by the Clinic Administrator

Qualifications

Patient Facilitator

 

Qualifications

  • Ability to multi-task while remaining focused upon providing exceptional customer service;
  • Professional appearance and demeanor are required;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required;
  • Must be reliable, flexible and motivated;
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus.
  • Previous experience of direct patient care in a healthcare setting.
  • CPR certification required

Education

  • High School Graduate or equivalent.

 

Other Skills and Abilities

  • Familiarity with current software packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.