Sanford Health Mammography Technologist - Breast Health Institute in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Mammography Technologist | Breast Health Institute | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : BREAST HEALTH INSTITUTE

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 10 hr

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. #featuredjob

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Provide mammography coverage in various locations (Main, Plaza, Outreach locations). Provide coverage in breast health service line including the procedure area. Strong communication skills and flexibility in scheduling desired.

QUALIFICATIONS

Must be registered by ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologist). Must become certified in Mammography within one year of being hired. Must have completed an educational program accepted by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Must have experience in mammography to include 40 hours of continuing education and 40 hours of supervised patient care. Must have thorough understanding of mammography techniques.

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: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req18673