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AdventHealth Mammography Technologist Certified Relief Lenexa Campus in Lenexa, Kansas

Description

Mammography Technologist Certified Relief AdventHealth Lenexa

Location Address: 23401 PRAIRIE STAR PKWY, Lenexa, 66227

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift

Relief

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Maintains all the essential job functions of the Mammography Technologist

  • Performs other related duties as required and deemed necessary per Breast Center Manager.

  • Follows “Standard of Behavior” guidelines per hospital policy.

  • Maintains ethical relationships and cooperates with all personnel in proper conduct of department

  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.

  • Initiates and assists in Code Blue procedures if called.

  • Provides protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards.

  • Operates computer by typing in patient information needed for the examination and proper protocols for the procedure.

  • Verify and transmit each exam to the PACs System. This secures storage of each patient scanned for future reference.

  • Maintains adequate record of each procedure done.

  • Follows the AIDET model (Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation and Thank) .

  • Attends a minimum of 50% of scheduled department meetings and is accountable for obtaining information from missed meetings.

  • Operates Cerner System proficiently, trouble shoots problems with orders and makes corrections within scope of user level.

  • Follows all safety and infection prevention policies and procedures.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Radiation safety

  • Performance of 2D and 3D mammography exams

  • Teamwork

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:

  • Ability to target and assist radiologist/surgeon with stereotactic breast biopsies

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Associate’s degree or graduate of a technical school

  • 1 to 2 years of position-related experience

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • 2 to 5 years of position-related experience

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Kansas LRT License

  • National Registry ARRT

  • Mammography ARRT Certification RT, (R) (M)

  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

Job Summary:

The Mammography Tech performs routine and special view mammograms under the direction of a radiologist. Also assists radiologists in wire localizations, galactograms and stereotactic vacuum-assisted biopsy procedures.

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

Category: Radiology/Imaging

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Lenexa

Req ID: 21038180

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.