Texas Health Resources Rad Mammographer PRN in Plano, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Plano is seeking a RAD Mammographer in the Women's Diagnostic Center

PRN: As needed

Variable Days Mon - Fri, 7:00 am - 5:00 pm.

Saturday rotating call required

Minimum Education Requirements:

Graduate of an AMA – approved Radiology program

Minimum Licensure / Certification Requirements:

• CMRT (TDH) or CMRT (TMB), and Basic cardiac life support (CPR) required

ARRT (R), ARRT (M), or registry eligible (required within 1 year)

Minimum Experience Requirements:

1 year Diagnostic Radiology, Mammography training program. Must meet the mammography requirements as stated in Federal Register for MQSA in Final Rules, Part 900.12(a)(2).

JOB DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ensure the continuity of care by providing appropriate response to age-specific needs.

Ensures patient apparatus is in working order and ready to use to eliminate patient risk.

Verifies accuracy of exam and relevant clinical information by identifying correct patient for exam using two identifiers.

Determines appropriateness of exam in consultation with radiologist.

Ensures safety of patient.

Responds appropriately to patients needs while ensuring patient safety and providing for efficiency of workflow throughout the department.

Patient Care:

• Maintains patient safety and confidentiality

• Assess level of patient care, demonstrates knowledge of contrast media, and identifies /validates exam

Imaging Procedures, Quality and Processing:

• Manages daily workload and ensures image quality

• Knowledge of PAC’s, HIS, RIS

• Maintains confidentiality, privacy and complies with HIPAA guidelines.

Equipment Operation and Maintenance:

• Follows infection control guidelines

• Maintains equipment

• Demonstrates knowledge of quality control

Continuous improvements:

• Identify and troubleshoot workflow processes

• Participates in quality improvement processes

• Promotes customer satisfaction and patient safety

• Performs all duties in compliance with HIPAA, JCAHO, hospital and department standards / policies

Minimum Required Skills:

Ability to produce high quality mammography images with special views as directed by the radiologist, excellent verbal and writing skills, and ability to organize and analyze information. Exceptional Customer service skills required directed and independent

Perform other duties as assigned

Entity Information:

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a 366-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano, Frisco and surrounding communities since 1991. This full-service facility features a full range of specialties including emergency medicine, cardiology, adult and adolescent behavioral health, pediatrics, an adult intensive care unit, state of the art and technologically advanced surgical services and a Level III NICU. Texas Health Plano has more than 1,600 employees and over 1,360 physicians on its medical staff in more than 65 specialties. The hospital is an Advanced Level III Trauma Facility, accredited Chest Pain Center by The Joint Commission, named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Collin County and a Gold-Level Mother Friendly business. Texas Health Plano is the recipient of the Disease Specific Care Certifications from the Joint Commission in Chest Pain, Joint Replacement – Hip and Joint Replacement – Knee and an Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

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