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AdventHealth Mammography Tech in Burleson, Texas

Description

Mammography Tech - Texas Health Huguley- operated as joint venture between Texas Health Resources and AdventHealth

Location Address: 11801 South Fwy., Burleson, TX 76028

Top Reasons to Work At Texas Health Huguley, Burleson, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.

  • Award winning facility and departments including “Great Place to Work” by Becker’s Hospital Review and Gallup.

  • Work with the latest technology and top experts including “Daisy Award” recipients while on the way to Magnet status—2020.

  • Amazing medical benefits through Aetna plus an onsite full-service fitness center.

  • Growth opportunities designed for each employee.

  • Located about 10 minutes from downtown Fort Worth and near TCU in the award-winning school district, Burleson ISD which also provides a low-cost of living.

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Practice safe procedures and adheres to radiation safety measures under the supervision of the Radiology Manager or the Radiologist.

  • Maintains radiation protection standards for patients, employees and self during exposures as outlined in the State of Texas Regulations for Control of Radiation.

  • Maintain a high degree of accuracy in mammography positioning and exposure technique.

  • Use professional and ethical judgement and critical thinking when performing their duties.

  • Documents incidents, reactions and/or unusual occurrences at time of incident.

  • Identifies patient according to name band and verbally verifies name when possible.

  • Stocks Mammography rooms with required supply items as listed in rooms and monitored by Manager.

  • Is active in process improvement for the Radiology/ Imaging Center Department.

  • Performs mammograms in accordance with FDA and state regulations.

  • Maintains a high degree of accuracy in mammography positioning and exposure technique.

  • Serves as the primary liaison between patients and Radiologists and other members of the support team.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

  • Stand for long periods with frequent squatting, twisting, bending, kneeling and reaching to prepare equipment, materials or objects in order to provide patient care or maintain the patient environment.

  • Frequently move/lift between 50-100 pounds, depending on assignment requirements

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Graduate of approved AMA program of Radiologic Technology.

  • Must be Registered ARRT.

  • Must be licensed in the state of Texas.

  • Registered in Mammography.

Job Summary:

Performs mammography procedures at a technical level not requiring constant supervision of technical detail. Performs a variety of technical procedures that will require independent judgment, with ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiologic diagnosis. Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures as assigned.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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