The Biomedical Equipment Technician supports the Medical Equipment Manager and Medical Equipment Management Plan by working with clinics and biomedical vendors to ensure proper maintenance, inspection, and testing of medical equipment / devices. Primary Responsibilities:Monitors the computerized maintenance management system (such as ServiceNow) to ensure work requests related to biomedical equipment needs assigned are completed per SlaCoordinates delivery process for new equipment so that biomedical vendors are dispatched to service equipment in a timely mannerResponds to telephone calls and emails for facilities support (with regard to biomedical equipment issues / concerns), ensuring steady communication with customers. Escalates issues to management when necessaryOrders materials and services when needed, obtaining appropriate approvals when necessaryMonitors performance of service providers and material suppliers. Participates in performance improvement and re-sourcing activities where applicableProactively nurtures positive relationships with Project Coordinators, IT, and Integrations teamsPerforms all other related duties as assigned
Required Qualifications:Certified Biomedical Technician (BMET or CBET)1+ years of experience in the repair and maintenance of medical equipmentCurrent driver's licenseAccess to reliable transportationIntermediate computer skills to include MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OutlookAbility and willingness to work irregular hours on occasionAbility and willingness to travel (25%) Preferred Qualifications:Associate's Degree in Biomedical Technology or equivalent in military or experience (2 additional years of comparable work experience beyond the required years of experience may be substituted in lieu of an Associate's degree)Experience with ServiceNow applicationAbility to prioritize and organize work ordersFamiliar with inventory programs Careers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 90,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.