This position is for our new clinical space located in Rancho Bernardo with an anticipated opening date of October 15, 2018. Staff will be hired in late September or early October.
Working under general supervision, the Mammography Tech performs screening and diagnostic breast imaging procedures, as well as interventional breast imaging procedures. Responsible for operational effectiveness in Breast Imaging area with attention to patient flow, customer service, equipment oversight, and quality control guidelines. Collaborates with the radiologists regarding clinical imaging and associated protocols. Maintains continuing education specific to Breast Imaging. Demonstrates and applies knowledge of principles of radiation safety. Works closely with the Radiation Physicist to ensure the equipment meets all radiation standards set forth by law.
Demonstrates skills and knowledge via competency exams in all Breast Imaging procedures. Must follow Radiology Imaging protocols and policies. Possesses good communication skills, both verbal and written. Interacts with service representatives and vendors to ensure timely maintenance is performed and contacts appropriate persons when equipment needs to be serviced. Must be able to work flexible hours, including some overtime if necessary for unexpected staffing issues and at both UCSD campuses as needed. Demonstrates knowledge of computers, such as Picture Archival Computer System (PACS), Radiology Information System (RIS) and Mammography Reporting System. Other duties as assigned.
Graduate of a school of radiologic technology.
California Radiology Technologist of Mammography (CRT-M).
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
Recent experience in a similar role and setting or new graduate of an approved radiologic technology program.
Strong knowledge of radiological computerized systems and applications, such as Picture Archival Computer System (PACS), Radiology Information System (RIS) and Mammography Reporting System.
Demonstrated working knowledge of Electronic Medical Records, Mammography Reporting System and electronic communication.
Possess the skills, knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
Registered Technologist for Mammography issued by ARRT (R.T(M)(ARRT)).
One (1) year of experience as a Mammography Technologist.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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