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Mammography Technician - OSF009518

Hours per week: 32
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: 4-8 hour day shifts per week (M-F), one Saturday every 3 weeks
Location: 530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL, United States

530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

The Mammography Technologist 1, operates radiology equipment specifically designed to obtain high quality breast imaging exams to diagnose pathologies. In doing so, positions patients and adjusts equipment for optimal tissue visualization for each examination. Assists radiologists during invasive procedures necessary for adequate diagnosis or pathologic interpretation of breast tissue. Responsible for obtaining and accurately documenting appropriate patient history pertinent to scheduled exam. Educates patients regarding self-examinations, risk factors, and related breast health concerns or topics. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care that is appropriate to the ages of the patients served (puberty to adult).

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Current Registration by the American Registry of Radiological Technologists.

 

Current license from the Illinois Department of Nuclear Safety as a Registered Radiologic Technologist.

 

 

Interpersonal skills necessary to interact effectively with patients who may be under physical and/or emotional stress.

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Advanced Certification in Mammography .

 

Registered Radiologic Technologist must obtain Advanced Certification in Mammography within 18 months of hire date

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.

 

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