HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Mammography Technologist (PRN) - Breast Health Network - O.U. Medical Center 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.
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 - O.U. Medical Center
Location: Oklahoma-Edmond-Breast Health Network
Requisition ID: 26634-25195