Vancouver Coastal Health Radiology Support Aide in Canada

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Job Title: Radiology Support Aide

Work Site: Peace Arch Hospital, Medical Imaging

Status: Casual

Start Date: As soon as possible

Salary: $23.05 per hour

Hours: 1000-1500/1100-1600

Reference#: 089291-slo

JOB SUMMARY:

The Radiology Support Aide acts as a member of an integrated acute care team by performing duties such as:

  • Transporting clients to and from required areas using stretchers and wheelchairs

  • Assisting technical staff with procedures such as biopsies, to sort, number and label specimens with appropriate medical terminology

  • Assisting technical and nursing staff with the lifting and transferring of clients

  • Providing support to clients with dressing and/or bathroom care needs

  • Maintaining supplies for various carts, cupboards, trays, rooms and storage areas

  • Cleaning equipment and supply areas as required within a high volume acute care medical imaging environment.

  • Using accepted aseptic techniques to pour sterile solutions, open sterile packages, and set up sterile trays as requested by technical and nursing staff.

  • Maintaining a clean and safe environment for clients and staff.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduation from a recognized Resident/Patient Care Attendant Program.

  • One year’s recent, related experience.

The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

Employees of VCH must apply via the *Internal Application Process . Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.*

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