Sanford Health Mammography Technologist - Dickinson West Rad in Dickinson, North Dakota

Job Title: Mammography Technologist | Dickinson West Rad | Dickinson

City: DICKINSON ND

State: North Dakota

Department : DICKINSON WEST RAD

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other

JOB SUMMARY

Operates mammography equipment and performs various mammography-related examinations to produce radiograph images for clinical screening and diagnostic purposes. Ensures accurate body positioning and provides mammograms to women under direct supervision. Implements radiation safety standards and relevant policies into imaging practices. Processes and evaluates the technical quality of images, such as density contrast, definition and distortion. Checks and adjusts equipment regularly to ensure their functionality. Delivers care and support services to clients before, during and after mammogram procedures, e.g. explaining procedures, answering inquiries, etc. Maintains records and files associated with mammography. Educates women on breast self-examinations and the importance of mammography in preventing breast cancer.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The Mammography Technologist , under direct supervision, performs specialized examinations of the breast to help in the diagnosis and treatment of breast disease in women/men patients for our client facilities. Prepares patients for procedures, providing instructions to obtain desired results, gain cooperation, and minimize anxiety. Mammography Technologist may perform screening exams or diagnostic exams. Maintains confidentiality of all patient information according to federal and state guidelines and regulations. General radiologic technologist must demonstrates knowledge of current techniques and procedures used in radiology, including the use of specialized equipment utilizing ionizing radiation, to produce diagnostic images for interpretation. Must have a caring attitude, the ability to work well with ill or injured patients and work cooperatively with fellow employees. Required to have the ability to adapt and facilitate change. Ability to work a flexible schedule.

QUALIFICATIONS

Current ARRT or registry eligible required. ARRT mammography certification required or/within one year of employment. Must be licensed with the North Dakota Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy (MIRT) board. CPR certification within 6 weeks of employment and re-certification as required. Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology Program, registered, or registry eligible

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Dickinson

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req18125