May 17, 2019

Mammography Technologist

  • FPSJobsIndiana
  • Ames , Iowa , United States
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Ames , Iowa , United States 

Ensures that equipment is functioning properly. Reports any potential problem or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel.  Assists in maintaining a clean, and orderly department to include procedure rooms, storage areas, dressing rooms, film storage area and any other areas in department.This is a full time day position.

• Operates equipment and performs various mammography related procedures. Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic and technical parameters accurately.
• Explains procedures and educates patients about the role of regular mammography in preventive breast health.
• Develops and evaluates the film for technical quality such as density contrast, definition, and distortion.
• Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines.
• Ensures prompt submission of high-quality of all images and documents sent to PACS (image quality, correct lead markers and patient data/history).

Must be ARRT (R) (M) or (M) eligible with 1 year or more experience, must be able to perform diagnostic Mammography including stereo tactic and breast biopsies, needle localizations, ultrasound cyst aspirations.    Mammography Technologist for a hospital that offers diagnostic and therapeutic care in nearly every specialty of medicine and surgery.

• EDUCATION: Associate of Science

• JOB DURATION: This job is full time.



General-Other: Medical-Health



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