Intermountain Healthcare Mammography Technologist- Full Time- Salt Lake Clinic in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job ID:225966
Greater Salt Lake area

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Job Description

The Mammography Technologist performs radiographic mammography procedures which produce high quality diagnostic films for use in the detection of breast tissue abnormalities. This position works on a level not requiring constant supervision and performs a variety of procedures that require independent judgment, creativity, and initiative.

Essential Job Duties

  • Ensures proper patient identification, order verification, and prepares the patient for the exam.
  • Performs radiologic mammography exams per department protocol including advanced Mammography procedures like stereotactic biopsies, clip placements, drainages, etc.
  • Demonstrates positioning competency.
  • Knowledgeable regarding breast self-examinations via answering questions and providing written materials to patients.
  • Operates the mammographic equipment to ensure that diagnostic images of high quality are produced.
  • Appropriately uses equipment, maneuvers the unit, and selects techniques to produce diagnostic images.
  • Appropriately uses radiation protection to ensure the safety of patients and staff and meets all ALARA program requirements.
  • Keeps current on new procedures and equipment so skills remain at a high level.
  • Maintain records required by JCAHO and the Utah State Bureau of Radiation Control.
  • Thoroughly and accurately completes all required documentation, including time stamps and image storage.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: Dependent Upon Experience
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Shift Details: This is a Full Time position working 40 hours per week. This position will work 10 hour shifts rotating days M-F.Hours are 0700-1730
  • Department: Salt Lake Clinic
  • Additional Details: This technologist will need to be able to perform at least one additional modality such as DEXA or X-Ray.

Minimum Requirements

  • ARRT registration
  • Current Rad Tech license in the State of Utah.
  • Must meet and maintain mammography specific ACR & FDA/MQSA requirements.
  • Must meet and maintain the ARRT Advanced Mammography Certification.
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for healthcare providers.

Physical Requirements

  • Lifting, Manual Dexterity, Pulling/Pushing, Seeing, Speaking, Standing, Walking.

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience in Imaging or Mammography.
  • Experience in DEXA or X-Ray.

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. Intermountain Healthcare prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran status, disability and/or genetic information.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 40

Primary Work Location Salt Lake Clinic

Expertise Imaging

Job Type Full Time

Location US-UT-Salt Lake City