Mammography Technologist

Banner Health Tucson , AZ 85704

Posted 2 months ago

Health care is constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the best it can be.

We want to change the lives of those in our care and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing health care for the better sounds like something you want to be part of, we want to hear from you.

As an Mammography Technologist, you will be working at the Tucson Cancer Center. You will be providing assistance with procedures and tasks needed with the team. This position is full-time, 40 hrs/week working M-F either 5'8s or 4'10s! Previous experience as a mammography tech, breast ultrasound and Dexa knowledge is strongly preferred!
4291 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719

Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

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About Banner

  • University Medical Center Tucson PBCs

Banner

  • University Medical Center Tucson is nationally recognized for providing exceptional patient

care, teaching future health-care professionals and

conducting groundbreaking research. Also located on

the campus is Diamond Children's - recognized for its

specialized pediatric services including neonatal and

intensive care, emergency medicine and cancer therapies.

Banner

  • University Medical Center Tucson is Southern

Arizona's only Level 1 Trauma Center, meaning we care

for the most critically injured patients. The hospital is

consistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in the

prestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & World

Report. Our nurses' innovative, safe and thoughtful care

has been recognized with Magnet designation from

the American Nurses Credentialing Center. The hospital's

physicians are full-time faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine

  • Tucson. Our specialty services

include comprehensive heart and cancer care, advanced

neuroscience techniques and a multi-organ transplant

program. For more information about Tucson, please visit: VisitTucson.org

About Banner Health

Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.

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Job Summary

This position performs prescribed procedures in accordance with department/facility policies, procedures and protocols. This position ensures optimal care/treatment to patient population.

Essential Functions

Performs procedures by following and verifying referring providers orders. Uses independent judgment and applies learned methodologies according to established policy and procedures.

Educates patients/families regarding procedure and/or treatment to be performed. Demonstrates professional behavior/conduct in all interactions; fosters teamwork, efficient use of resources and quality patient outcomes.

Produces high quality images and prepares/presents them with other pertinent patient information for timely interpretation. Prepares and maintains accurate documentation.

Demonstrates competence in performing prescribed invasive/interventional procedures if applicable in accordance with established policies if applicable.

Performs and evaluates equipment quality control measurements. Demonstrates the ability to trouble shoot and notifies appropriate personnel to maintain equipment performance.

Maintains a safe environment for patients, personnel, and visitors. Adheres to safety policies.

Accountable for the ethical, legal, and professional responsibilities related to the radiology practice. This includes maintaining confidentiality of all work information.

Assures the efficient operation of workflow of the department. Monitors and maintains an adequate inventory of supplies and material to ensure non-interruption of services.

Minimum Qualifications

Certificate or diploma from an approved/accredited Radiologic Technology program.

Requires national certification from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and licensure by the state regulatory agency if applicable. As of August 1, 2019, all Multi-Modality Technologist's hired on or after August 1,2019 will be required to have an advance certification by an accrediting body in a specialty if applicable. BLS certification required

This position requires clinical knowledge typically achieved with 2 years of Radiologic Technologist experience. Must be actively working in each certified modality, in accordance with the needs of the facility.

Must demonstrate effective communication skills, human relations skills, analyze data and solve problems.The Multi-Modality Technologist will be required to rotate and cover department scheduling as needed and required in areas where obtained certifications apply. Multi-Modality Technol IRequires certification in two (2) or more of the following modalities:Radiologic (X-ray), Computed Tomography (CT), Bone Densitometry (DEXA), Mammography, Breast Sonography, Angiography.Multi-Modality Technol IIRequires certification in at least two (2) of the following modalities, or one certification from Level I and one certification from Level II:Ultrasound, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Nuclear Medicine (CNMT), Position Emission Tomography (PET).

Preferred Qualifications

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.



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Mammography Technologist

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