Steward Health Care System Mammography Tech in Fall River, Massachusetts
Job Summary: Provides health care services to assist in diagnosis or treatment. Performs radiographic and mammography procedures and related techniques, producing images for the interpretation by; or at the request of a licensed practitioner
*Minimum Education Requirements: * Graduate of Certificate Program in Radiography or Associate in Science Degree
*Minimum Work Experience: * One to three years experience preferred, but not required
Other skills and abilities: Knowledge of radiographic procedures, equipment operation, radiation safety, positioning techniques, patient transfers, good communication skills, ability to handle multiple tasks/projects, ethical and professional conduct, good understanding of age-related developmental issues of pediatrics and geriatrics. Flexibility to work overtime as needed as well as on-call duty, weekend rotations. Interest in participating in orientation/clinical education of student radiographers in accordance with clinical education center guidelines for radiologic technology program(s). * Equipment/Software/Certification: *Certification by ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) in radiography, or equivalent. Licensure by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Radiography. *For recent radiologic technology graduate only: ARRT registered certification eligibility in Radiography with RT(R); must obtain registered certification within 12 months of hire and prior to the expiration of a temporary Massachusetts DPH Radiologic Technologist Radiography (Full/General) license. BLS required.