Regional Medical Center at Memphis Special Procedures Technologist (Mammography) in Memphis, Tennessee

Special Procedures Technologist (Mammography)

Job Code Number:

1710700-2250-04

Department:

Rad Mammography

Schedule:

Full-time

Shift:

Day shift

Hours Per Week:

40

Status:

Job Details:

SPECIAL PROCEDURE TECHNOLOGIST JOB SUMMARY AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Performs routine and special procedures for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes and according to established standards and procedures. Performs various technical procedures utilizing independent judgment. JOB REQUIREMENTS: EXPERIENCE: Six (6) months Radiologic Tech experience. Additional experience may be required in area of assignment. Exhibits knowledge of technical skills required to implement patient care and radiology services as demonstrated through practices, non-invasive radiologic procedures/testing and recognizing abnormal and technically inadequate results. Demonstrated interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively/professionally with hospital staff, patients, family, visitors, and physicians under routine and stressful situations. EDUCATION: Graduate of an AMA approved program in radiologic technology. Qualified by education, training or experience to work with the neonate, adolescent, adult and/or geriatric patient population as specialty assignment dictates. Additional training may be required in area of assignment. LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION: ARRT Certified (American Registered Radiology Technology) required. Current CPR/BLS certification required. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Exposure to infectious agents. Subject to electrical and radiant energy hazard; Lifting and positioning of patients, supplies and equipment; prolonged walking, standing and bending; Heavy Work - Exerting up to 150 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 75 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 30 pounds of force constantly to move objects. (May be further defined as "with or without assistance Graduate of AMA approved Radiology Technology program Certification Required CPR Certification Required Experience is required