Catholic Health Initiatives Mammo Technologist in THE WOODLANDS, Texas
Location: THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS, UNITED STATES
Requisition #: 2019-R0262155
Post Date: Dec 05, 2019
The Woodlands Hospital
A primary and secondary care hospital serving North Harris and Montgomery counties. Clinical services include cardiovascular services, diagnostic imaging, women’s services (digital mammography and bone density studies), neurosciences, pediatric care (Newborn and Level II nurseries) and surgery, pathology and pulmonary services, and sleep disorders. Clinical affiliations include The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Radiation Treatment Center, and Texas Children’s Hospital.
Position Summary: Mammo Technologist PRN The Woodlands Hospital Coverage: Saturdays, Additional Shifts as needed
Operates specialized mammography, stereotactic biopsy and bone densitometry equipment, Performs direct patient care and Performs a variety of technical procedures to produce images for diagnosis of breast diseases and osteoporosis evaluation.
Selects and modifies positioning of patients and Performs mammographic, stereotactic biopsy, breast pathology localizations and bone density procedures
Performs patient education with mammography patients
Performs mandatory quality control of radiographic equipment, screens and processing for strict ACR, MQSA and state regulations. Performs daily cleaning of equipment and all necessary information is documented and takes appropriate action. Repeat/reject image analysis is maintained on a daily basis
Directly Assists the radiologist with all invasive procedures, documents procedures and renders first aid to patient if needed. Maintains report correlation of biopsy with pathology reports
Coordinates with the O.R., central scheduling, physicians or office staff for effective scheduling of the invasive breast procedures.
Keeps a par level of supplies stocked and available in the mammography rooms. Orders new supplies as needed
Assists with the training of newly hired personnel and clinical training of students
Assists in sending all required reports to physicians and patients.
Associate’s Degree Required
Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in Radiography(R) and Mammography(M); must maintain current
Certified by the Texas Department of Health as Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist – MRT
BLS certification required
One (1) year of experience as a radiologic technologist
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Good alpha/numeric dexterity and handwriting skills
Interpersonal skills for communication with patients, physicians, visitors and other hospital personnel.
Good written and oral communication skills
Requisition ID: 2019-R0262155
Shift: Day Job
Market: CHI St. Luke's Woodlands Hospital
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