Providence Health & Services Mammography Technologist in Burbank, California
Providence is calling a Mammography Technologist (Per diem/Day shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.
We are seeking a Mammography Technologist who will perform mammography/radiographic examinations, using digital as applicable, according to accepted treatment protocols, hospital policy and procedures.
In this position you will:
Follow Universal Protocol at all times to ensure correct patient, correct procedure, and correct side
Maintain established department policies, procedures, objectives, improving organization performance program, infection control, and safety standards
Perform mammography/radiographic procedures (using digital, as applicable) Obtain patient history, prepare patient for the exam, explain exam, and ensure patient cooperation during the study
Enhance professional growth and maintains current licensure/credentials through participation in educational programs, current literature, in services, and workshops
Attend meetings as required
Actively participate in performance improvements initiatives
Perform QA/QC procedures and documents accordingly
The following job accountabilities may be reassigned:
Complete paperwork and billing functions; verifies and signs off all OP orders; complete Penrad, Stentor, and ITS functions
Perform radiographic examinations
Request and orders supplies as necessary
Assist with patient flow in department
Assist M.D. with breast biopsies, breast ultrasounds and breast localizations
Transport patients to radiographic room; prepares and maintains room
Required qualifications for this position include:
California Radiologic Technologist with advanced Mammography certification - CRT(M)
Basic Life Support ( BLS ) certification for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) certification
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.
Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians
Req ID: 261011