Full Job Description
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute-care teaching and research hospital with 609 beds located in Northwest Washington, D.C. Founded in the Jesuit principle of cura personalis—caring for the whole person—MedStar Georgetown is committed to offering a variety of innovative diagnostic and treatment options within a trusting and compassionate environment.
MedStar Georgetown’s centers of excellence include neurosciences, transplant, cancer and gastroenterology. Along with Magnet® nurses, internationally recognized physicians, advanced research and cutting-edge technologies, MedStar Georgetown’s healthcare professionals have a reputation for medical excellence and leadership.
General Summary of Position
The Technical Aide will assist the technologists and nurses with patient care and transportation in the assigned areas of the Radiology Department. Additional duties may include, but are not limited to; assisting with patient assistance activities in the Imaging Library; inventory management; patient observation in the department; facility maintenance ticketing; transportation of supplies and specimens to appropriate areas of the Hospital. These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and Medstar Georgetown University Hospital's philosophy, policies, procedures and standards.
High School diploma.
Patient Care Experience Preferred.
Ability to develop and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with patients and staff; knowledge of modern office practices and procedures; ability to learn and understand record keeping, inventory supply management, basic computer skills.
Must be able to function independently.