Hours: Need to be flexible - combination of working days, evenings and nights.
The per diem Technical Assistant in our Imaging/MRI at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center will be working closely with the MRI Technologists to assist in everything needed to maintain workflow and maximize dept efficiency. Includes transporting patients to and from the medical center, getting outpatients changed and ready for their MRI, walking patients to and from the scanners and helping to position on the scanner. Will also be responsible to maintain clean rooms, and help with inventory. Will participate in MR safety and assure that patients and the area are always MRI safe. Dept is 24/7 and shifts and amount of hours worked are based on dept needs with rotations on all shifts. Expect to work weekends, evenings and graveyard. Must be organized, have attention to details, listen and communicate well. Demonstrates aptitude to learn new processes and specialized equipment. Must work with a high level of engagement within a very busy team. Potential to become full time position.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.