Create graphic representations of medical or biological subjects for textbooks, pamphlets, exhibits, instructional films, civil/criminal legal proceedings, and teaching models.
Compile, process, and maintain medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system. Includes a wide variety of jobs, from office managers to secretaries and receptionists.
Performs a variety of clerical tasks and assume minor executive responsibilities in order to keep the office running smoothly. Their main purpose is to conserve the employer's time by organizing the office and being responsible for some administrative duties.
Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.
Write technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions. May assist in layout work.
Counsel with emphasis on prevention. Work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and emotional health. May help individuals deal with issues associated with addictions and substance abuse; family, parenting, and marital problems; stress management; self-esteem; and aging.
Prepare, administer, and measure radioactive isotopes in therapeutic, diagnostic, and tracer studies using a variety of radioisotope equipment. Prepare stock solutions of radioactive materials and calculate doses to be administered by radiologists. Subject patients to radiation. Execute blood volume, red cell survival, and fat absorption studies following standard laboratory techniques.