Mammography Technologist with Dexa Scan and Stereotactic duties
April 12, 2018
Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania
MAKING CONNECTIONS THAT STRENGTHEN CAREERS.
Chestnut Hill Hospital is a community-based, university-affiliated, 148-bed teaching hospital committed to excellent patient-centered care. We provide a full range of inpatient and outpatient, diagnostic, and treatment services for our neighbors in northwest Philadelphia and eastern Montgomery County.
More than 300 board-certified physicians comprise the medical staff and support medical specialties, including minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery, cardiology, gynecology, oncology, orthopedics, urology, family practice, and internal medicine. Our comprehensive services include primary care practices, two women's centers, and an off-site physical therapy center. We are affiliated with university hospitals in Philadelphia for heart and stroke care, as well as for our hospitalist and residency programs.
We believe in the power of people to create great care.
We work hard every day to be a place of healing, caring, and connection for patients and loved ones in the community we call home. Chestnut Hill Hospital also works diligently to create an atmosphere for our associates that offers collaboration, robust learning resources, and many opportunities to grow and develop. Now, as part of Tower Health, your potential with us is greater than ever.
Operates X-ray equipment and performs various mammography related procedures. Develops and evaluates the film for technical quality such as density contrast, definition, and distortion. Explains procedures and educates women about the role of regular mammography in preventive breast health. Responsibilities also include preparing and maintaining records and files, and cleaning and adjusting equipment as needed. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a chief technologist or manager.
Requires completion of a formal radiologic technology training program in an A.M.A. approved school, is certified in Diagnostic Mammography, and has at least 0 to 3 years of experience in radiology. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.