Mammography Technologist

JOB FUNCTION: Administrative Support
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: White Plains, NY
COMPENSATION: $38/hr - $45/hr
REMOTE / ONSITE: Onsite
POSTED: Jan 19, 2023

Our client, is one of the largest physician and patient-driven healthcare organizations in the New York metropolitan area. Our client is seeking a Mammography Technologist to join their fast-paced practice! With over 300 locations in New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and Central Oregon. Our client is seeking a Mammography Technologist who is committed to providing the best possible care to every patient in every neighborhood.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$38/hr – $45/hr Depending upon experience and other factors

Position Overview:

The Mammography Technologist will be responsible for adhering to radiation safety, providing high-quality mammography images, coordinating with radiologists, and documenting and obtaining patient history.

Responsibilities of the Mammography Technologist:

  • Producing high-quality mammography images for interpretation
  • Maintaining safety by utilizing proper exposure and protective measures
  • Reviewing and explaining procedures to patients
  • Following departmental protocol for procedures, unless otherwise specified by the Radiologist
  • Obtaining and documenting patient history and pertinent information before imaging
  • Adhering to proper identification protocols to all patients demographics in PACS
  • Communicating with appropriate Radiologists and verifying providers before and after procedures
  • Following infection control standards specific to patient care
  • Maintaining and organizing work assignments and adjusting priorities based on changing business situations
  • Preparing and safely operating medical imaging equipment
  • Executing the Radiation Safety Procedures for self and others
  • Checking if the quality of equipment is in acceptable condition by conducting routine quality control checks
  • Following department protocols in the production of screening and diagnostic mammograms
  • Adhering to regulatory guidelines and performing QA/QC, as mandated by ACR/ MQSA
  • Delivering compassionate patient care with satisfaction as a priority
  • Adhering to ALARA principles while delivering quality and safe patient imaging at all times
  • Maintaining a safe, clean, and orderly work environment
  • Performing other job duties as required
  • Attending departmental meetings, as required

Qualifications for the Mammography Technologist:

  • Maintaining an organized, self-motivated and efficient attitude, while working with others
  • Demonstrating an understanding of mammography procedures for needle localizations and stereotactic biopsies, as required
  • Demonstrating knowledge and compliance with safety, OSHA, and HIPPA regulations
  • Registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologies (ARRT) (R) is required
  • Advanced registry in Mammography, (M) is required
  • Must have current NY State Radiographer License in good standing
  • Current BLS certification is required
  • 2+ years of experience performing Mammography required
  • The ability to communicate in English, both orally and in writing
  • Must be familiar with and utilize an Electronic Medical Record System, RIS, and PACS System

Education Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited Radiologic Technology program

Benefits:

  • Health coverage, beginning 1 month after start of employment
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Healthcare and dependent spending accounts
  • Company paid EAP and life insurance
  • Voluntary benefits including hospital indemnity, accident, critical illness, and disability insurance
  • 401K plan
  • Paid time off including PTO, holidays, and more
  • Paid maternity leave
  • Tuition reimbursement, annual compensation and bonus programs, and internal growth opportunities
  • Educational webinars, resources, and tools
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
EOE/M/F/D/V/SO
Position ID: 117774