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Texas Health Resources MAMMOGRAPHER in Stephenville, Texas

Mammographer – Texas Health Stephenville

Part-Time Day Shift

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for qualified Mammographer like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights

  • Work location: Texas Health Stephenville

  • Work environment: Radiology Diagnostic Services

  • Work hours: Part-Time Day Shift - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 8:00AM-4:30PM

Texas Health Stephenville is a Pathway to Excellence hospital. If you’re looking for surgical services, women’s and infants’ services, advanced diagnostic imaging, wound care and cardiac rehab we’ve got it. In addition, we’re a Level IV trauma center, a Level III Stroke Support Facility and have Joint Commission Disease Specific Certification for Chest Pain Management.

Stephenville is about an hour away from Fort Worth, so if peaceful surroundings in a rural area is what you’re looking for in your career, consider Texas Health Stephenville.

As part of the Texas Health family, we employ over 26,000 employees and are among the top five largest employers in the DFW area. Join us and be a part of our exceptional team as we provide outstanding care and deliver award-winning results. You belong here.

Qualifications:

Education

Other Graduate of an accredited school of radiologic technology Required Or

Associate's Degree Preferred

Experience

1 Year clinical experience in mammography Preferred or

meet the mammography requirements as stated in Federal Register for MQSA in Final Rules, Part 900.12(a)(2). Preferred

Licenses and Certifications

ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Radiography Upon Hire Req And

ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Mammography Upon Hire Pref Or

ARRT - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Mammography 12 Months Req And

CMRT - Certified Medical Radiologic Technologist Either by the TDH or TMB Upon Hire Req And

BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support prior to providing independent patient care and maintained quarterly Req

Skills

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

Direct Patient Care:

Performs mammograms and diagnostic radiographs.

Produce quality images in mammography as defined by the American College of Radiology guidelines.

Possesses standard and advanced positioning skills.

Performs quality diagnostic radiology exams for general radiography and fluoroscopic exams.

Greets patient in a courteous manner.

Introduces self by name and explains procedure to patient and family if necessary.

Quality Assurance/Control:

Mammography: Phantom images, visual inspections, compression checks, screen contract, peer reviews, monthly check list for all mammography units. Informs Physicist when any repairs are done on the mammography units as needed.

Equipment Maintenance: Keeps logs, PM and physicist survey on all x-ray, equipment.

Repeat Rates: Collects and tabulates repeat rates for diagnostic radiology, mammography and stereotactic table.

Diagnostic Radiology: Visual inspections for the R F, Tomo, mammo rooms and apron and glove leak checks, screen contact, peer review and technologist peer review.

Other: Arrange for calibrations, arrange for electrical checks, review and update all QA books, review all standards (ACR/TDH/FDA and JCAHO), distribute film badges, generate and distribute continuing education certificates. Responsible for annual inspection by TDH and FDA. Attend monthly departmental staff meetings. Responsible for completing quarterly QI report for QRMC.

Non Direct Patient Care:

Documentation: Accurately enters patient data in RIS system for patient tracking and patient exam verification (billing of exam). Present patient case history and images to Radiologists for review by pulling images from PACS and hanging analog films on multiviewers as needed.

Training, Education, and Team Support: Meets or exceeds continuing education requirements for mammography and diagnostic radiology as deemed necessary from Texas Department of Health, American College of Health, American College of Radiology, and FDA/MQSA guidelines. Attends monthly departmental staff meetings and mandatory in services. Follows department specific/hospital policies in reference to absences, tardies, time and attendance, supervisor notification, and the importance of wearing ID badge visible to patients, customers, and hospital staff and physicians.

Patient Safety:

Verify patient with two identifiers.

Maintain equipment-clean and inspect, report any malfunctions.

Respond to emergency situations appropriately.

Recognize safety hazards; acts to protect patients, self and others.

Leadership/ Responsibility:

Attends monthly staff meetings.

Work collaboratively with the Departmental Director, TL Rad Mammographer and the Leadership Team for Process Improvement.

Work toward becoming more effective with the leadership team regarding strategic objectives, synergistic of department growth.

Position Responsibilities

Direct Patient Care:

Performs mammograms and diagnostic radiographs.

Produce quality images in mammography as defined by the American College of Radiology guidelines.

Possesses standard and advanced positioning skills.

Performs quality diagnostic radiology exams for general radiography and fluoroscopic exams.

Greets patient in a courteous manner.

Introduces self by name and explains procedure to patient and family if necessary.

Quality Assurance/Control:

Mammography: Phantom images, visual inspections, compression checks, screen contract, peer reviews, monthly check list for all mammography units. Informs Physicist when any repairs are done on the mammography units as needed.

Equipment Maintenance: Keeps logs, PM and physicist survey on all x-ray, equipment.

Repeat Rates: Collects and tabulates repeat rates for diagnostic radiology, mammography and stereotactic table.

Diagnostic Radiology: Visual inspections for the R F, Tomo, mammo rooms and apron and glove leak checks, screen contact, peer review and technologist peer review.

Other: Arrange for calibrations, arrange for electrical checks, review and update all QA books, review all standards (ACR/TDH/FDA and JCAHO), distribute film badges, generate and distribute continuing education certificates. Responsible for annual inspection by TDH and FDA. Attend monthly departmental staff meetings. Responsible for completing quarterly QI report for QRMC.

Non Direct Patient Care:

Documentation: Accurately enters patient data in RIS system for patient tracking and patient exam verification (billing of exam). Present patient case history and images to Radiologists for review by pulling images from PACS and hanging analog films on multiviewers as needed.

Training, Education, and Team Support: Meets or exceeds continuing education requirements for mammography and diagnostic radiology as deemed necessary from Texas Department of Health, American College of Health, American College of Radiology, and FDA/MQSA guidelines. Attends monthly departmental staff meetings and mandatory in services. Follows department specific/hospital policies in reference to absences, tardies, time and attendance, supervisor notification, and the importance of wearing ID badge visible to patients, customers, and hospital staff and physicians.

Patient Safety:

Verify patient with two identifiers.

Maintain equipment-clean and inspect, report any malfunctions.

Respond to emergency situations appropriately.

Recognize safety hazards; acts to protect patients, self and others.

Leadership/ Responsibility:

Attends monthly staff meetings.

Work collaboratively with the Departmental Director, TL Rad Mammographer and the Leadership Team for Process Improvement.

Work toward becoming more effective with the leadership team regarding strategic objectives, synergistic of department growth.

Why Texas Health At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make THR a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)

  • Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)

  • “America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes

  • A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®

Additional perks of being a Mammographer

  • Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment

  • Positively impact patients’ quality of life

  • Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical leadership resources

  • Enjoy opportunities for growth

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Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to recruitment@texashealth.org .

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