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Radiology Tech Assistant - 40 hrs/wk - 7:00 am - 3:30 pm

Radiology Support 
Full Time 
Day Shift 
7:00 am - 3:30 pm

Rated as one of the Top 25 Best Hospitals to Work for in the U.S., the heart of LMC is our 508-bed modern state-of-the-art facility. Winning the prestigious, "Summit Award" from Press Ganey for outstanding patient satisfaction, "Consumer Choice Award" from the National Research Corporation, all contributing to our reputation for giving our patients the highest quality care.  Lexington Medical Center was voted one of South Carolina’s “Best Places to Work” for 2019!

We are located in heart of the Midlands, right outside of Columbia, SC, and one of the most successful integrated healthcare systems in the Southeast. As the third largest employer in the Midlands, we invite you to be a part of our ongoing success and join our LMC Family.

Job Summary

The Radiology Tech Assistant is responsible for assisting the imaging technologists, nurses, and radiologists with all daily activities of the department as described. These duties include greeting patients and family members, handling of oxygen tanks, transporting patients to/from all imaging areas and assisting in preparing patients for exams.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Minimum Education:  High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Minimum Years of Experience:  None
  • Substitutable Education & Experience:  None
  • Required Certifications/Licensure:  CPR certification (must get CPR certification within the first 90 days of employment
  • Required Training:  None
Essential Functions
  • Demonstrates competence to assist in the care for the following patient population:   
    • Infant (Birth to 1 year)           
    • Child (1 year through 12 years)          
    • Adolescent (13 years through 17 years)         
    • Adult (18 years to 65 years)          
    • Geriatric (over 65 years)
  • Properly identifies all patients for radiology procedures and sagely transports or assists them to   the radiology exam room.  Fill out Ticket to Ride for each patient before transporting.
  • Transports supplies, equipment and instruments for the department.  Returns and or deliver items (O2 tanks, O2 holders etc.) to appropriate areas or personnel.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Performs related duties such as basic knowledge and skill related to all Radiology modalities in or to assist technologist.
  • Adheres to universal precaution techniques in performance of daily activities.
  • Has the ability to utilize hospital EPIC computer system.
  • Understands and helps in satisfying customer needs.  Customers include patients and their families, guests, medical staff, and co-workers who represent developmentally, socioeconomic and culturally diverse groups.  Responds positively to change and shows a willingness to learn new ways to accomplish work.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by authorized personnel or as required in an emergency; i.e. fire or disaster.

We are committed to offering quality, cost-effective benefits choices for our employees and their families:

  • Day ONE medical, dental and life insurance benefits 
  • Health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
  • Eligible employees may also enroll in LMC's retirement plans on their date of hire, including the South Carolina State Retirement System (SCRS)
  • Supplemental 401(k)
  • 457(b) retirement plans
  •  Free life insurance – equal to 1x salary
  • Adoption assistance
  • 401(K) Match – LMC matches dollar for dollar up to 6% 
  • LMC provides its full-time employees short-term disability and long-term disability coverage after 90 days of eligible employment
  • 529 College Savings
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Student loan forgiveness

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of LMC to provide equal opportunity of employment for all individuals, and to remain compliant with applicable state and federal laws and regulations. LMC strives to provide a discrimination-free environment, and to recruit, select, on-board, and employ all employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including but not limited to, lactation. LMC endeavors to upgrade and promote employees from within the hospital where possible and consistent with the employee’s desires and abilities and the hospital’s needs.

Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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