Providence Health & Services Electronic Imaging Assistant (On-Call, Variable) in Centralia, Washington


Providence is calling a Electronic Imaging Assistant to Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA.

We are seeking an imaging assistant who will perform a variety of clerical duties in support of diagnostic imaging operations.

In this position you will:

  • Provide customer services and clerical processes that involve reception, patient transport, responding to inquires, filing, retrieving films and records, data entry and tasks utilizing digital and Picture and Archive Communication Systems (PACS) technology with the ultimate goal of accurate and efficient utilization of electronic/manual image and data storage, reporting and distribution methodologies.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of day-to-day operations within the department.

  • Have the ability to screen orders and have a firm understanding of preps, lab tests and other requirements for procedures.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of RIS, PACS and imaging exams.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of filing systems and ability to file and retrieve a variety of documents.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Six months healthcare/radiology experience, or one year of office clerical experience or post secondary education

  • Basic knowledge of healthcare facilities, operations, systems and equipment. Natural organizing skills and willingness to assist/support others. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to maintain a professional presence in busy, chaotic environments. Demonstrated knowledge of personal computer operating systems.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Prior experience using Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) or Radiology Information System (RIS)

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, Washington is a 127-bed, not-for-profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. It consistently receives high scores on accreditation surveys by the Joint Commission, the Washington Department of Health and the Washington Department of Social and Health Services.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging

Location: Washington-Centralia

Req ID: 138483