HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Mammography Technologist (PRN) - Breast Health Network - Oklahoma City, OK in Edmond, Oklahoma

Essential Function/Duties: * Position patients according to standards set by American College of Radiology.

  • Consistently select appropriate technical factors from technique charges and operate equipment in accordance with prescribed radiation safety practices.

  • Print films and monitor printing equipment according to BIO policy.

  • Prepare completed mammograms for interpretation in a timely manner, including appropriately identified images and all associated forms and paperwork.

  • Perform Breast Self Examination (BSE) as needed, ensuring proper markers are placed to communicate areas of concern to radiologist.

  • Actively educate patients on BSE, breast cancer, and other related women’s health issues.

  • Assist radiologist in all technical procedures such as: digital stereotactic suros core biopsy, ultrasound guided core biopsy/cyst aspiration, pre-op needle locations, galactography, MRI, or other interventional procedures.

  • Reviews all requisitions/orders for accuracy and applicable clinical information.

  • Ensures all information on the Breast History Form is accurate and complete.

  • Prepares examination room and all equipment in advance according the patient’s examination and diagnostic needs.

  • Confirm that all mammography files include appropriate labels and ID markers as required by ACR/FDA.

  • Inputs all data into the information system required for exam completion.

  • Complete and update all radiographic image records and anatomical inserts according to BIO policy.

  • Perform daily printer checks, record results, and report any abnormalities to the appropriate supervisor.

  • Perform weekly phantom checks and appropriately reports discrepancies.

  • Perform equipment monitoring and cleaning to maintain the highest quality environment.

  • Helps maintain patient logs and information collection as required for regulatory standards.

  • Performs weekly, monthly, quarterly, and semi-annual QA tests as required.

  • Records inventory needs, as needed to maintain appropriate supply levels.

  • Restocks exam rooms with linen and supplies

  • Properly disposes of soiled linen, trash, and hazardous waste.

  • Assists clerical, billing, and scheduling staff as necessary.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    Education and/or Experience Post-high school courses and training from accredited colleges, universities, vocational-technical institutes, or through hospital or U.S. Armed Forces training required.

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    American Registry of Radiologic Technologist Certification (ARRT)

Title: Mammography Technologist (PRN) - Breast Health Network - Oklahoma City, OK

Location: Oklahoma-Edmond-Breast Health Network

Requisition ID: 26634-24450