Radiology Clinical Associate
Job ID: R0030072 | Radiology | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
Under the direct supervision of radiological technologists and/or nurses and in cooperation with all the members of the patient care teams within Radiology, performs a wide range of customer service-related duties, as well as environmental, patient care and supply functions, to fully support patient care activities in the assigned patient care area of Radiology.
  • Assists technologists and nursing staff in direct/indirect patient care responsibilities, including lifting/assisting patients onto and off of the examining table, ensuring patient's safety and comfort and ensuring efficient room turnover.
  • Assists technologists and nurses in the collection of patient information, relevant data and tracking of orders and images in the information systems.
  • Follows established standards to obtain patient supplies and maintain supply inventories.
  • Meets established standards for maintenance and control of equipment and for cleanliness of general service areas.
  • Exhibits a professional, courteous and positive demeanor at all times to the patients staff and patient's family utilizing appropriate age-specific standards and customer service.
  • Attends and actively participates in ongoing training and retraining programs as required and as needed.

In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $13.00 - $19.19 Hourly

  • Education: High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Experience: 6 months of relevant experience.
  • Licensure: American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.

Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping and traveling, and reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull >100 lbs. May be exposed to chemicals, fumes, noise, radiation, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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Charlottesville, Virginia is one of the nation’s most charming and picturesque places to live and work. Our area boasts many excellent restaurants, wineries and craft breweries; historic sites; Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive; and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods, as well as urban and rural locations. Public transportation is excellent, and you’re just a short drive from the beach or Washington, D.C.