Mammography Technologist -Mammography
Shift: 40 Hours per Week (1.0) / Day hours- Different shifts may take place
Under the direction of a Radiologist, produces breast radiographs to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of disease for both symptomatic and asymptomatic patients. This position requires intimate patient contact, excellent communication skills and the ability to work with initiative and accuracy. Responsibilities include diagnostic imaging, patient education, data collection, and regulatory compliance.
This position is held for those technologists that are attempting to earn advanced ARRT certification for the advanced modality in which they have been hired or promoted. The Department of Radiology policy # 0005 stipulates that Technologists are required to hold advanced certification in these specialty imaging modalities within 1 year of hire for CT, Radiography, Mammography and MRI and 2 years for IR.