Mammography Technologist Part Time Days 12 or 8 Hour Shifts starting at 7 am Zephyrhills
Location: Zephyrhills, Florida
Internal Number: 21028369
Mammography Technologist AdventHealth Zephyrhills
Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, FL 33541
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Part Time Days (12 or 8 hour shifts) starting at 7 am
12 hour shifts M-F 7a-12p
8 hour shifts 2-3 days per week
You Will Be Responsible For:
Specializes in the production of screening and diagnostic mammograms for the detection of breast tumors. Prepares patients for the mammographic procedures.
Explains procedures to the patient to reduce anxieties and obtain patient cooperation.
Moves mammographic equipment to specific positions and adjusts controls to set exposure factors based on knowledge of radiographic exposure techniques and protocols.
Practices radiation protection techniques by using beam restrictive devices, patient shielding skills.
Follows prescribed safety standards in operating all required equipment.
Selects length and intensity of radiation exposure by adjusting equipment on an individual basis.
Examines radiographic film or digital images for image quality.
Insures equipment is in proper working order at all times.
Performs all required QA (quality assurance) testing for daily operations in accordance with MQSA, ACR (American College of Radiology) and State requirements/regulations.
Maintains patient confidentiality at all times.
Processes routine paperwork.
Participates in professional development activities and maintains professional affiliations.
Prepares all required reports and data pursuant to MQSA and State requirements.
Assists the Radiologist with QA/QI reporting.
Performs all other duties as may be assigned.
May be required to perform the duties of a General Radiologic Technologist.
Provides support in outreach activities to increase awareness of Breast Health issues and early detection of breast cancer.
What You Will Need:
Completion of required mammographic procedures and initial training as required by MQSA and or State of Florida
Current BLS certification
Current certification with the ARRT, MQSA, and State of Florida
Under the general direction of the Manager of Simpson Breast Health Center Digital Mammograms of the breast at a technical level that will produce high quality mammographic images, may also perform breast localization procedures.
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