Mammographer, Radiology, 0.7 (Shifts Vary)

UP Health System - Marquette

Performs mammography procedures in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.

Reviews patient history and physician's orders. Educates patient regarding procedures, equipment and examto ensure patient's understanding and cooperation.

When ordered, prepares and administers contrast media and/or medications within scope of practice.

Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to changes in status as appropriate. May assistphysician with performing interventional procedures including fine needle aspiration and needle localization.

Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure factors and imaging parameters. Implementssafety standards and performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment. Troubleshoots, resolves,and/or reports equipment malfunctions as necessary.

Participates in ensuring compliance with the Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) regulations andapplicable accrediations.

Positions patient and performs imaging procedure(s), biopsies, stereotactic and special procedures. Analyzesresults and identifies issues with the quality of imaging results. Takes appropriate action to resolve imagequality issues, including repositioning patient and repeating procedure.

Enters, transmits, and reports scan results.

Keeps current with BiRad and follow-ups on all patients.



Job Requirements:

Minimum Education
X Graduated JRC/ERT approved school of Radiologic Technology □ Preferred X Required
X Associate’s degree X Preferred □ Required

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must beable to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications:
X Basic Life Support Health Care Provider (BLS-HCP) □ Preferred X Required
X ARRT registry □ Preferred X Required

Minimum Work Experience
X 2 years as Registered Radiographer X Preferred □ Required


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Posted
01/01/2022
Type
Part time
Salary Range
$57,000.00 - 83,000.00
per Year
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Location
Marquette, MI 49855, US
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