Berkshire Health Systems Mammo Tech/Quality Control in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Independantly performs a wide variety of technical procedures requiring judgment and expertise in all aspects of Mammography QC. Maintains a collaborative relationship with the radiologists. Remains an expert in the Mammography field and educated in all new technologies utilized on site. Responsible for all mammography quality control which includes performing, record maintenance and submission of all data for State, Federal, ACR and Mammography Quality Standard Acts inspections. Role models Patient Experience Excellence in every interaction. Practices infection control and isolation in clinical practice in compliance with departmental/hospital policies and OSHA standards. Maintains patient confidentiality at all times. Demonstrates proper operation of PACS, HIS and RIS computer systems. Demonstrates ability to troubleshoot Penrad and PACs applications. Attends annual mandatory education to include blood borne pathogens, infection control, and body substance isolation. Maintains department competencies as required and practices best practice sharing with peers in the BHS system for learning opportunities.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum qualifications are required unless stated otherwise.)
2 years experience as a diagnostic technologist required.
2 years experience as a registered mammography technologist required.
Education and Training:
Must have completed formal ACR approved Radiologic Technology program for radiology and mammography.
License, Certification & Registration:
ARRT(M) - Mammography
ARRT(RTR) - Registered Technologist Radiography
CPR - CPR Required.
MALIC(R)(M) - Mass License in Radiography and Mammography.
Must have excellent patient care skills. Must be current with all continuing education for both radiology and mammography. Must be an excellent communicator with independent critical thinking.