Fairview Health Services Mammography Technologist in Maplewood, Minnesota

Overview

Are you a seasoned mammographer interested in working in a busy environment surrounded by a great team? In this role you will perform both the diagnostic and screening pieces.

Schedule: 10:30 - 7:30PM one day a week, rest of week business hours. One Saturday a month. No call. This is a benefit eligible position.

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

  • Utilizes appropriate measures to provide patient safety

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

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

  • Maintains supply inventory to ensure availability of required items

Qualifications

  • Associate's degree from an accredited Radiologic Technologist program

  • Description: BLS from the the American Heart Association *Must present card at offer acceptance

  • Description: R.T. (R)

  • Description: R.T. (M)

  • Training in all aspects of mammography

  • Possesses skill and knowledge to operate mammography equipment.

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

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

  • Patient Care Delivery: Observes and collects pertinent data and/or clinical findings to enhance patient outcomes

  • Patient Education: Provides patient educational information appropriate to the developmental level, learning needs, readiness, cultural values, and beliefs of patients and families

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

  • Professional Practice: 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 2018-9856

Category Radiology

Contract Status C4

FTE 0.50

Shift Days

Department Mammography

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.