COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Across UPMC, our guiding principle is to always prioritize the safety of our employees, patients, and members. UPMC believes that vaccination is important, helps protect all, and advocates that everyone who can be vaccinated should be vaccinated.

UPMC complies with all governmental requirements related to local, state, and federal COVID-19 vaccination for employment. The Jan. 13 Supreme Court of the United States decision that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate will move forward requires UPMC to ensure employees either get vaccinated or receive a requested medical or religious exemption.

If you are not yet vaccinated, we urge you to get a vaccine now. You can schedule your COVID-19 vaccination through UPMC or visit a non-UPMC provider or UPMC Urgent Care location.

Proof of vaccination is not required upon hire; however, employees will be responsible for ensuring post-hire compliance by getting vaccinated or requesting a medical or religious exemption.

For more information about UPMC’s response to COVID-19, please visit UPMC.com/coronavirus.

Search Our Jobs

   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct

Imaging Support Specialist

  • Job ID: 2200027R
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: Varied rotating shifts and work sites
  • Shift: Rotating
  • Facility: UPMC Passavant
  • Department: Radiology Support
  • Location: 9100 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh PA 15237
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $15.30 to $23.36 / hour

Description

*This position will cover variable shifts

Provides clerical support to the Imaging Services Department.

Responsibilities:

  • Answers telephone with appropriate greeting stating the name of the department and identifying oneself.Faxes information both on the copier and through the RIS.Conducts appointment reminders calls in a pleasant and courteous manner.Transfers calls to the appropriate department or person and documents and conveys messages as needed.
  • Provides support to the radiologist by calling preliminary reports or obtaining information requested by the radiologistManages stat exams by obtaining report and forwarding or calling the results to the appropriate physician.
  • Places orders for film and CD printing of exams.Documents film sign-outs in RIS.Verifies CDs are burnt appropriately for distributing to patients.Checks patient identification when releasing films or CDs.Obtains the patient release and packages exams that need to be mailed.Downloads CDs from outside facilities.
  • Verifies patient identification using at least 2 patient identifiersPlaces correct wrist band on patient.Uses RIS to verify the correct input of ordering physician and location and correct exam ordered.Confirms accurate visit number is populated for that day of service. Arrives patient uses the tracking screen.Prepares registration paperwork and wrist bands for the follow dayEnters accurate orders for x-ray exams.Contacts physician office's for orders when not available at the time of reception.
  • Uses PACS to obtain both reports and exam information.
  • Uses proper verbiage established to collect co-payment per policy and protocol.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Business training preferred, including typing and filing.
  • Familiarity with anatomical and medical terminology preferred.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Individuals hired into this role must comply with UPMC’s COVID vaccination requirements upon beginning employment with UPMC. Refer to the COVID-19 Vaccination Information section at the top of this page to learn more.

Total Rewards

More than just competitive pay and benefits, UPMC’s Total Rewards package cares for you in all areas of life — because we believe that you’re at your best when receiving the support you need: professional, personal, financial, and more.

Our Values

At UPMC, we’re driven by shared values that guide our work and keep us accountable to one another. Our Values of Quality & Safety, Dignity & Respect, Caring & Listening, Responsibility & Integrity, Excellence & Innovation play a vital role in creating a cohesive, positive experience for our employees, patients, health plan members, and community. Ready to join us? Apply today.

   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct

Security Alert

We are aware of scams targeting UPMC and other large companies that involve individuals posing as employees to illegitimately conduct interviews and extend false employment offers and payments to gain access to candidates' personal information. Please note that UPMC will not communicate with candidates through third-party email services like Gmail or Yahoo. While some interviews may take place via a video conferencing service, UPMC Talent Acquisition will not conduct interviews via Skype or Google Hangouts. UPMC will never ask for or disburse funds during the recruitment process. If you are hired into a role with a sign-on bonus or similar incentive, funds will be paid to you by UPMC after your start date.

If you suspect you have been a victim of a fraudulent UPMC job offer, please report the attempt using this form.