This position has access to and knowledge of extremely sensitive, private and confidential materials. Ability to maintain the highest standard is required with zero tolerance.
All the primary duties within this document will be performed according to established policies, procedures and guidelines within the department and the Medical Center.
Works under the supervision of the Site Manager. Performs mammography and radiographic procedures on patients as ordered by a physician to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Understands and adheres to guidelines set forth in M.Q.S.A.
PRIMARY JOB DUTIES:
1.Performs mammograms and diagnostic radiographic procedures.
2.Documents all examinations by performing related duties such as labeling films, documenting procedure related information on the requisition and completing exam history sheet.
3.Performs related duties such as reporting equipment malfunctions, cleaning work area, restocking supplies.
4.Prepares X-Ray record jacket, places and removes films on viewer for interpretation by physician, organizes records for return to main department.
5.Provides patient and family members with needed examination information explaining procedures prior to their performance.
6.Performs quality control testing on equipment. Maintains records appropriately.
7.Participates in annual M.Q.S.A. inspection.
8.Demonstrates standards of performance (ownership, teamwork, communication, compassion) that support patient satisfaction and principles of service excellence.
9.Performs other duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL JOB SPECIFICATIONS:
1.Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Completion of a two year degree in an approved radiology program or work experience recognized by the approved licensing agency.
2.Licensure / Certifications: Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, CNMT or ARDMS. Must maintain and be in good standing with the accrediting body for the specialty registry within one year of employment.
3.Experience: One year Mammography experience required. At least one year experience preferred in general radiography.
New Hanover Health Network