Fairview Health Services Breast Imaging & Intervent Tech in Burnsville, Minnesota

Overview

The Technologist position provides services to patients and physicians through the creation of diagnostic images appropriate to the age of the patient. Responsible for meeting the established standards of practice and patient care, supplies and equipment and for coordinating teamwork with all of the members of the health care team.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintains patient care

  • Ensures patient data integrity

  • Participates as an active team member

  • Correctly operates equipment according to accepted standards and guidelines

Responsibilities/Job Description

. Maintains patient care

  • Performs examinations

  • Identifies relevant data from images accurately.

  • Communicates pertinent data clearly to the appropriate health care professional

  • Participates in creating a culture of patient safety

  • Knowledge of emergency preparedness for facility

  • Verify patient identification and documentation

  • Communicate with and educate patient regarding pertinent information during all aspects of exam

  • Achieves quality diagnostic images through correct patient positioning and use of technical factors according to protocol.

  1. Ensures patient data integrity
  • Accurately completes computer functions; edits, scheduling, billing, status changes, and file jacket transfers in a timely fashion

  • Accurate film identification and jacket preparation or digital image manipulation and archiving

  1. Participates as an active team member
  • Orients and mentors new employees and students

  • Participates in department/facility process/quality improvement initiatives

  • Responsible for personal and professional development to ensure current knowledge required for position

  • Cleans and maintains rooms and supplies

  • Accepts unique customer service expectations in Imaging

  • Performs other duties as assigned

  1. Correctly operates equipment according to accepted standards and guidelines
  • Identifies and responds to equipment problems to ensure equipment is in workingorder according to Department guidelines

Qualifications

Required

Education:

  • Associates degree in Radiography from an accredited school

Experience:

  • At least 1 yrs of mammo experience

License/Certification/Registration:

  • A.R.R.T. registered in mammography

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2018-22668

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Imaging/Radiology

Location Fairview Southdale Breast Center

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks 48

Department Imaging - Breast