Kaiser Permanente Mammography Tech- PRN (Glenlake) in Atlanta, Georgia
Performs a variety of standard mammography procedures with emphasis on screening and diagnostic mammograms in a safe and efficient manner. Maintains compliance with Federal, State and Regional regulations. Maintains compliance with the Mammography Quality Standards Act. Provides education to patients on breast health awareness.
Performs mammography exams.
Documents patient assessment and history.
Provides patient education.
Operates computer and mammography equipment for image production and documentation.
Practices accurate and timely completion of scheduled and unscheduled work to maximize productivity.
Performs quality control measures for the purpose of ensuring optimal images.
Enters and properly completes all patient information including exam charges and supplies into the Radiology Information System (RIS).
Prepares films for interpretation by the radiologist in an accurate and timely manner.
Exhibits flexibility and adaptability to unique needs of the department and respond appropriately.
Communicate abnormal situations to proper sources in a way that facilitates resolution and/or tracking.
Actively engages other health care providers (radiologist, surgeons, specialist, sonographers) to ensure quality, continuity and appropriateness of care.
Follows department procedures/processes/policies.
Practices safety measures in radiography by adhering to all governing regulations.
Follows universal precautions, infection control guidelines and sterile technique.
Complies with all governing regulations.
Stocks and cleans exam rooms/work areas.
Other duties as assigned.
Applies the profession's code of ethics in all aspects of practice.
- One (1) year of experience as a Radiologic Technologist required.
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
ARRT Radio logic Technologist registration AND ARRT Mammography registration. Registry eligible to take the mammography examination, providing the employee obtains registration within one (1) year (this only applies to existing employees completing inhouse mammography training).
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association must be obtained prior to hire date.
Certification - Healthcare Provide Card Required and active at time of hire.
Basic Knowledge of MQSA and ACR guidelines.
Basic Knowledge of Mammography Quality Control and Quality Assurance.
General knowledge of policies and procedures for the delivery of healthcare services.
Basic PC (keyboarding & navigation) skills.
Complete a Customer Service Assessment.
Two (2) years of experience as a Radiologic Technologist preferred.
Customer service aptitude demonstrated through Customer Service Assessment.
TITLE: Mammography Tech- PRN (Glenlake)
LOCATION: Atlanta, Georgia
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.