The function of the Image Library Technician position within Diagnostic Imaging Services is to perform management and distribution of radiographic patient images and reports at OHSU, as well as from/to other facilities, while providing quality customer service for both internal and external customers. This position participates in a wide variety of tasks, resulting in accurate and efficient utilization of electronic image and data storage within a PACS (Picture Archiving and Communication System), EHR and a RIS (Radiology Information System) environment. The employee in this position performs digitization, scanning, filing, retrieval, copy, printing, reporting and distribution of radiology exams or reports, as well as provides basic quality assurance and troubleshooting for PACS users and patients. This employee is also responsible for releasing patient information while adhering to HIPAA guidelines. The employee will perform safety checks to ensure patient information is released appropriately. They will also provide first-tier troubleshooting of any issues related to the importing and exporting of images and related reports. The employee in this position promotes OHSU\u2019s mission statement by delivering high quality, cost effective, family-oriented service in a collaborative teamwork environment.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm