Mammographer, Breast Center Huntington Beach - FT/Days (8hr)
MemorialCare Health System
Location: Fountain Valley, California
Internal Number: ORA003457
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Under general supervision, performs all routine screening and diagnostic mammography procedure within the scope of the Breast Center, including breast ultrasound, ultrasound guided cyst aspirations and core biopsies, localization and galactography procedures, and the required MQSA, Quality Control procedures.
As stated in The Hospital’s “Age Specific Policy,” the Radiologic Technologist must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to the age of the customers served. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. He or she must be able to assess and interpret data about the customer’s status in order to identify each person’s age-specific needs and provide the service needed by the geriatric, adult, adolescent, child, and neonatal patient population.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the Job
Demonstrates the ability to competently perform mammograms and breast ultrasound according to ACR positioning and imaging protocols.
Completes all assigned imaging procedures in accordance with department standards.
Utilizes computer system to accurately document and update patient information.
Communicates effectively with the Breast Center Director, supervisor and radiologists.
Demonstrates proficiency in order entry in Radiant, begins and ends procedures, is proficient in changing or cancelling orders.
Provides patient care in a timely manner and is conscientious of patient wait times, consistently provides a standard of care that is compassionate and sensitive to breast imaging.