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Mammography Technologist

Allina Health

Allina Health

Medical
Buffalo, MN, USA
Posted on Saturday, December 16, 2023

Number of Job Openings Available:

1

Date Posted:

December 15, 2023

Department:

62589920 Allina Health Lakeville Specialty Clinic

Shift:

Day/Evening (United States of America)

Shift Length:

8 hour shift

Hours Per Week:

20

Union Contract:

Non-Union

Weekend Rotation:

Occasional

Job Summary:

Performs diagnostic radiological imaging in Mammography. Interacts with patients to welcome, explain and respond to questions and concerns during and following the procedure. Provides timely and quality service to patients. Individuals in this role will work in an outpatient clinic setting.

Key Position Details:

We are seeking Mammography Technicians for the Lakeville Specialty Center, scheduled to open Spring 2024, 18465 Orchard Trail, Lakeville, MN 55044.

Specialties include:

Cardiology

Endocrinology

Dermatology

General Surgery

Orthopedics

Urgent Care

Rheumatology

Spine Specialist

Women's Health

Clinic hours will primarily be 7:30 am to 6 pm, M - F.

This is a shared role scheduled in Mammo, DEXA, and general X-Ray.

Job Description:

Principle Responsibilities

  • Completes procedures in compliance with physician orders, regulatory requirements and department guidelines.
    • May perform rooming of patients.
    • Identifies patient with two identifiers.
    • Documents all needed aspects of the procedure.
    • Observes and communicates with patient, responding to needs.
    • Maintains safe patient environment in procedure area.
    • May perform dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scans.
    • May perform general radiology imaging.
  • Performs procedures with high degree of accuracy.
    • Demonstrates appropriate knowledge of all diagnostic equipment.
    • Gathers all relevant information to assist in interpretation of images.
    • Verifies all imaging has appropriately transferred to imaging storage and retrieval system.
  • Provides accurate clerical function.
    • Uses Excellian (electronic medical record).
    • Understands the Enterprise Medical Imaging/Picture Archiving and Communication System.
    • Ensures all documentation is complete post procedure.
    • Stocks medical and radiological supplies.
  • Communicates with supervisor and team.
    • Reports problems, issues or ideas.
    • Provides assistance, ideas and information to support the work of others.
    • Other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

  • Vocational or Technical Training graduate of accredited School of Radiologic Technology required
  • 2 to 5 years as Radiology Technologist preferred
  • Registered Technologist - The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) required current Mammography certification or willing to obtain in 30 days of hire. within 30 Days
  • Registered Technologist - The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) required registered in Mammography within 1 Year
  • BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support - Multisource required upon hire


Physical Demands
Medium Work*:
Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently