Cedars-Sinai is one of the largest nonprofit academic medical centers in the U.S. with 886 licensed beds, 2,100 physicians, 3,000 nurses and thousands of other healthcare professionals and staff. Clinical programs range from primary care for preventing, diagnosing and treating common conditions to specialized treatments for rare, complex and advanced illnesses. In addition, Cedars-Sinai serves the community through its Medical Network, which includes the highly rated Cedars-Sinai Medical Group and Cedars-Sinai Health Associates.
Under the direction of the Informatics Supervisor, the Administrative Specialist for Imaging Systems will assure the timely provision of all relevant digital (and other media) imaging information for radiologist interpretation and physician review. The Administrative Specialist will assure the integrity and availability of information data transmitted between transcription vendor system and the department information system (Radiant). The administrative specialist performs a quality check on all images nominated from cloud technology and determines if these should be sent to PACs or to the vendor neutral archive (VNA) for future reference. The Admin Specialist can provide support to the radiologists to assure that images are queued correctly in the radiologists worklist. These functions will be performed with a continual emphasis on workflow process improvement, increased productivity, and regulatory compliance. Responsibilities include the effective use of all relevant computer systems (PACS/Radiant/Life Image/voice recognition) and telecommunications equipment, including desk phones, cellular phones, and pagers. Consistent application of customer service excellence, communication, and interaction techniques. Maintains competency skills including the ability to interact with diverse cultural backgrounds. Appropriate interpersonal skills for interacting with peers, patients, physicians, and other customers of the Medical Center. Ability to communicate effectively in the English language.
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.