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As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#111525 Radiology Assistant III

Filing Deadline: Tue 9/21/2021

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Under general supervision of the Imaging Services Scheduling Manager, provide technical, patient care and clerical support to technologists/radiologists by scheduling procedures, processing radiographs, transporting patients/preparing for radiographic procedures, and preparing radiographs for interpretation for MRI, CT, Diagnostic, Breast Imaging, and Ultrasound. Responsible and accountable for key activities associated with the Imaging Services scheduling systems (RIS, and EPIC). Serves as a liaison for external and internal clinical contacts. Operates a multi-line phone system and provides excellent customer service to patients and clinical staff. Participates in cross training to obtain seamless operations within the Imaging Department. Responsible for screening patients over the phone, and performing other related functions as required.


  • Three (3) years of related experience with scheduling imaging exams/procedures orcoordinating imaging exams/procedures through a multi-specialty service (e.g. Oncology or Surgery); or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Must possess the skills, knowledge and abilities essential to the successfulperformance of the duties assigned to the position.

  • Training Medical terminology training and/or certificate.

  • Must be customer service and detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must be able to work effectively and equitably in a team environment.


  • Hospital experience.
  • Radiology department experience.


  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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