Texas Health Resources Lead Rad Mammographer in Fort Worth, Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Required minimum education:

Graduate of an accredited school of radiologic

technology

Associate's Degree preferred

Required minimum experience:

2 years experience in mammography and 1 year digital experience preferred

Required license/certification:

ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Mammography Upon Hire, and

CMRT - Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist Either by the TDH or TMB Upon Hire, and

BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire

Hours/Schedule: Monday-Friday Day shift

Lead Responsibilities:

Oversee and manage required QA/QI programs

Assign / Oversee department staffing

Manage daily department operations

Manage department equipment issues

Manage PACS/workflow issues

Interact with physicians, patients, and other stakeholders

Work closely with other areas of hospital and interested parties

Participate in equipment evaluation, department budget process, and marketing activities

Provide leadership to assigned personnel.

Patient Care:

Demonstrate and practice correct mammographic positioning and use aids correctly in accordance with departmental policies

Correctly provide radiation protection for patients, self and others in accordance with departmental safety standards as well as ACR, TDH, MQSA,

JCAHO and other applicable guidelines

Complete appropriate medical record documentation in CareConnect including Radiant begin/end exam workflows, Patient medical history, PACS

paperwork scanning, Procedure Time-Out

Work closely with other Breast Center team members to ensure efficient patient flow

Quality Assurance/Control:

Maintain quality control standards of mammography equipment according to state and federal regulatory agencies and guidelines

Provide appropriate and accurate documentation of compliance for quality control and quality assurance factors

Notify appropriate personnel when quality control issues are observed

Identify process improvement ideas and participate in feasibility investigations and implementations

Entity Information:

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth is a 726-bed, Magnet-designated regional referral center that has served the residents of Tarrant County and surroundings communities since 1930. Hospital services include cardiovascular care, high-risk obstetrics, gynecology, orthopedics and sports medicine, neonatal intensive care, and trauma/emergency medicine. In early 2014, Texas Health Fort Worth will be opening a new 75,000 square foot Emergency Services Center, one of the largest in the region. Texas Health Fort Worth has more than 4,000 employees, 200 volunteers and nearly 1,000 physicians on its medical staff. Texas Health Fort Worth recently received national recognition for its oncology program and was named “Best Place to Have a Baby” in Tarrant County. The hospital is also a designated Cycle III Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

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