Fairview Health Services Mammography Technologist 1 in Maplewood, Minnesota

Overview

Performs screening and diagnostic mammography procedures under the direction of a Radiologist.

Responsibilities

  • Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations and policies, procedures and standards

  • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes

  • Performs mammography procedures to aid in diagnosis determination

  • Provides appropriate shielding to assure radiation protection

  • Assists in maintenance of equipment to ensure proper function and availability

  • Assists Radiologist or other staff physicians in procedure performance to expedite patient flow

  • Maintains supply inventory to ensure availability of required items

Qualifications

  • Associate's degree from an accredited Radiologic Technologist program

  • BLS through the American Heart Association for the Healthcare Provider

  • R.T. (R)

  • R.T. (M) preferred

  • Has been trained in all aspects of mammography

  • Possesses skill and knowledge to operate mammography equipment

  • Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (use a mouse, navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc)

  • Skilled in developing effective rapport with customers, co-workers, or families, actively listening to develop a positive connection

  • Observes and collects pertinent data and/or clinical findings to enhance patient outcomes

  • Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves

  • Demonstrates behavior consistent with the standards, scope of practice, ethics, and characteristics of a licensed professional

About HealthEast

At HealthEast, our patients are our neighbors and we are dedicated to their, and our, optimal health and well-being. We are guided by our faith-based heritage, a call to healing that respects the dignity and culture of every person. We empower our patients with user-friendly access to their health information, dependable service, and affordable, high-quality care.

We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our 7,500 employees and 850 physicians to focus on what’s important: providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first. With 14 clinics, home care, a medical transportation center, and four hospitals — Bethesda Hospital, St. John’s Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital, and Woodwinds Health Campus — we provide excellent family health and specialization, including primary, maternity, orthopaedics and post-acute care.

Job ID 2018-9855

Category Radiology

Contract Status C4

FTE 0.00

Shift Day/Evening Rotation

HealthEast is an Equal Opportunity Employer. HealthEast will not discriminate in public accommodation, or employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or genetic information.