Job Posting – XRAY Mammo Tech

SOUTH JERSEY RADIOLOGY
JOB POSTING

POSITION: X-Ray/Mammography Technologist

LOCATION: Voorhees – Carnie Blvd

HOURS: Mon, Tues, Wed 4 p.m.- 9 p.m., Sat 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Perform General X-ray Exams
• Perform Mammography studies*
• Ability to perform DXA a plus
• Other Duties as Requested by Supervisor

QUALIFICATIONS

• ARRT
• NJ State license
• Good Patient Relations
• Mammography certification preferred *

*Applicants without mammography certification may apply for this position, however, performing mammography studies is a requirement of the job. Therefore, if an applicant without this training is selected, mammography training will be provided. Successful completion and board certification is required. This training will be offered at a future time determined by the manager.

See job description below.

SJRA
JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title: X-ray/Mammography Technologist
Location:
Reports to: Office Manager
Exemption Status: Non-Exempt

SUMMARY – Performs x-ray/mammographic examinations as requested by ordering physicians ensuring excellence in customer care.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Acquire quality images always
• Implement ALARA and Image gently ensuring protecting patients and coworkers from radiation hazard
• Maintain confidentiality and comply with all HIPAA and Corporate Compliance regulations
• Identify patients and reaffirm patient records are correct as well as referring physician accuracy
• Implement sterile and infection control procedures
• Request, retrieve and track previous studies for comparison purposes
• Maintain quality control checks for equipment integrity and cleanliness
• Maintain exam rooms including maintaining necessary supplies
• Knowledge of x-ray equipment
• Monthly, semi-annual and annual QC
• All other duties as assigned

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES – This position has no supervisory responsibilities

QUALIFICATIONS

• Completion of certificate of training in x-ray, mammography and ARRT licensure in both with clinical experience.
• Current, valid NJ State license

Training and Experience

• Completion of certification of training in x-ray and mammography

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies

• Working knowledge of anatomy, positioning, medical terminology
• Knowledge of radiation safety
• Knowledge of filming/PACS and RIS
• Ability to work with others
• Genuine desire to want to help others
• Ability to communicate clearly verbally and in writing.

Physical Demands of the Position – Position requires standing and walking 80-90% of designated shift. Position requires lifting, pushing, pulling, bending, stooping and twisting.

Working Conditions

• Patient contact
• Assist patients on and off exam tables as indicated
• Radiation exposure
• Potential for exposure to blood and body fluids
• Contact with coworkers, patients and their family members, physicians, referring physicians and their office staff

Disclaimer: the preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job


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