Mammographer

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Milton
  • Milton, MA, USA
  • Feb 08, 2020
Per Diem Medical Imaging

Job Description

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton is committed to improving the health of our community by providing exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital – Milton is seeking a per-diem, Mammography Technologist. Under the clinical direction of a Radiologist and the administrative direction of the Director of Radilology, The Mammographer independently performs breast imaging procedures and localizations or stereotactic-guided biopsy procedures. This is a per-diem position. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Perform breast imaging and examination procedures following established departmental guidelines Follows all protocols regarding the performance of and documents all mammography exams. Maintains and completes records relative to procedure performed Practices sterile techniques, maintains all work areas in a clean and orderly fashion. Knowledge regarding mammography equipment, including radiographic processor and all quality control/quality assurance testing equipment. Performs and documents required daily quality control protocols in the absence of lead mammography technologist Assist Lead Mammographer in documentations Reports equipment malfunctions and documents all service calls Maintains competencies within department Notifies Director of any situations from within or outside Radiology Department Maintains inventory and orders supplies as needed Explains all procedures with patients, answers any questions or concerns expressed by patient following established departmental guidelines for maintaining patient confidentiality Collaborates, communicate and cooperate with other healthcare providers to ensure quality and continuity of care It is understood that this is a summary of key job functions and does not include every detail of the job that may reasonably be required. Required Qualifications: Must be a graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology program, be registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and have a current license by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts A minimum of 3 years’ experience in Mammography is preferred Must maintain current Mammography certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists

Employment Type

Per Diem