Mammography Technologist

  • Northfield Hospital & Clinics
  • Northfield, MN 55057, USA
  • Feb 11, 2020
Medical Imaging Technologist

Job Description

Successfully meet the needs of patients and families by delivering excellent patient care, performing a variety of mammography procedures in a compassionate and safe manner. Maintains compliance with the Mammography Quality Standards Act and all Federal, State and Regional regulations. Performs exams, and prepares and maintains records and files in accordance with ACR and MQSA established practices and procedures. Responsibilities: Prepare patient for Imaging exams by reviewing provider orders and notes, confirming correct exam to be performed Accurately assessing patient’s needs, positioning patient appropriately for exam and providing patient education Perform quality exams by operating applicable Imaging equipment competently including data acquisition, image manipulation and reconstruction, and quality control measures to ensure optimal quality diagnostic images and monitoring patient throughout the exam Maintain accurate patient records by completing correct and timely entries in all electronic health systems (i.e. HIS/RIS, PHA, PACS) and department specific programs Qualifications: ARRT (R)(M) - ARRT registration in Radiology and Mammography BLS certification (or willingness to obtain within 6 mo. of start date, company paid) Two years mammography experience preferred Schedule: Casual/Call Varying Day/Shifts Must be able to work a minimum of one shift every two months Northfield Hospital & Clinics is an independent organization with over 800 employees. We are known for our positive work environment and quality patient care. We provide a full spectrum of services with our Hospital and Long Term Care Center in Northfield and primary and specialty clinics in Northfield, Lakeville, Farmington, Faribault and Lonsdale. With us you’ll find competitive pay and benefits (when hired for 40 hours/pay period or more) including health and dental insurance, vision discount plan, life and disability insurance, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and a pension plan with a generous employer contribution.

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