Mammography Technologist

Employer
RadNet Managment, Inc
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionRadNet, Inc. is the leading national provider of freestanding, fixed-site diagnostic imaging services in the United States based on the number of locations and annual imaging revenue. RadNet has a network of 300 owned and/or operated outpatient imaging centers. RadNetA cents € (TM) s core markets include California, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island. Together with affiliated radiologists, and inclusive of full-time and per diem employees and technicians, RadNet has a total of approximately 7,100 employees. We invite you to come join the Radnet Family as an Mammography Technologist. We offer all modality cross-training, competitive pay, inter-company transfer opportunities, advancement opportunities, and a host of other perks! In addition, we also offer full-time employees benefits including: medical / dental / vision coverage, paid time off, paid holidays, a pre-tax 401k plan, a pre-tax flexible spending plan, education reimbursement, and free life insurance. We are seeking a knowledgeable and professional Mammography Technologist who is able to independently perform all outpatient ultrasound procedures with high quality results.Job Summary:Produces high quality Mammography diagnostic images in a timely manner while providing excellent patient care.Duties & Responsibilities: Treats patients and customers with courtesy and respect.Checks referral for appropriate study and diagnosis. Calls referring physician when in doubt or with questions as necessary.Assures room is ready prior to the patient entering the room (ie Equipment is operable and all supplies are readily available).Understands and uses correct exposure factors (AF, AKV, AT, manual), compression, and angulation in order to produce high quality images.Checks and documents patient histories and has patient sign waiver, if necessary.Consults with Radiologist when necessary to determine appropriate exam (screening or diagnostic). Puts patients at ease by explaining the procedure and responding to their questions/requests in a professional manner.Handles delicate situations (anxiety, cancerous pathology, etc.) in a supportive and empathetic manner (A cents € oegood bedside mannerA cents € ).Monitors patientA cents € (TM) s well being during exam; recognizes patient discomfort or medical problems and takes appropriate action.Keeps patient schedule and attempts to accommodate add-on patients when requested.Communicates delays or changes in the schedule to the appropriate person(s). Exercise sound judgment regarding image quality; determines when repeats are necessary.Releases patient with proper follow-up information.Practices universal medical precautions.Maintains patient confidentiality at all times.Respect rights of family members that are accompanying the patient.Job RequirementsMammography Technologist job applicants must have successfully completed a Mammography Technologist programMust possess ARRT(R)certification Must possess ARRT(M) certification Current CPR certificationAt least 1 year of recent Mammography Technologist work experience (post externship), Become a valued member of our growing company by emailing your resume today! Company DescriptionRadnet Management, Inc. is a fast growing Southern California-based publicly traded healthcare company with 7,000+ employees. Through operations in multiple states and locations we are able to provide high quality healthcare services within diagnostic imaging, breast cancer, oncology, research, and interventional radiology. We are committed to ensuring top-notch patient care and development opportunities to our staff.