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You Will Be Responsible For:
Maintains all the essential job functions of the Mammography Technologist
Performs other related duties as required and deemed necessary per Breast Center Manager.
Follows “Standard of Behavior” guidelines per hospital policy.
Maintains ethical relationships and cooperates with all personnel in proper conduct of department
Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.
Initiates and assists in Code Blue procedures if called.
Provides protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards.
Operates computer by typing in patient information needed for the examination and proper protocols for the procedure.
Verify and transmit each exam to the PACs System. This secures storage of each patient scanned for future reference.
Maintains adequate record of each procedure done.
Follows the AIDET model (Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation and Thank) .
Attends a minimum of 50% of scheduled department meetings and is accountable for obtaining information from missed meetings.
Operates Cerner System proficiently, trouble shoots problems with orders and makes corrections within scope of user level.
Follows all safety and infection prevention policies and procedures.
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Performance of 2D and 3D mammography exams
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
Ability to target and assist radiologist/surgeon with stereotactic breast biopsies
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Associate’s degree or graduate of a technical school
1 to 2 years of position-related experience
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
2 to 5 years of position-related experience
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Kansas LRT License
National Registry ARRT
Mammography ARRT Certification RT, (R) (M)
BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association
The Mammography Tech performs routine and special view mammograms under the direction of a radiologist. Also assists radiologists in wire localizations, galactograms and stereotactic vacuum-assisted biopsy procedures.
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