Certified Mammography Tech at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/5/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    5/5/2021
  • Job ID:
    21006016
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Certified Mammography Tech AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 

9100 West 74th Street, Merriam, KS 66204

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits Available Day One
  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Full time Days

Monday – Friday

8am – 5pm

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.
Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Associate degree or Graduate of a Technical School
  • 1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience
    • Kansas LRT License
    • National Registry ARRT
    • Mammography ARRT Certification RT, (R) (M)
    • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

Job Summary:

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.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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