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Mammography Tech PRN OP Center

Req #: 17009303
Location: DeLand, FL
Job Category: Radiology/Imaging
Organization: Florida Hospital DeLand

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Work Hours/Shifts
Per Diem Days

Florida Hospital DeLand
For over 50 years, Florida Hospital DeLand, a full-service, 156-bed acute care hospital located in DeLand, FL, has served the West Volusia area and surrounding communities. Florida Hospital DeLand has grown to include Florida Hospital DeLand Victoria Medical Park, Florida Hospital Digestive Health Center and the Florida Hospital DeLand Cancer Institute. We are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations; which includes being awarded their Gold Seal of Approval. Our efforts to strive for excellence has led to being voted “Best Hospital and Best Rehab” by Best of the West — Daytona News Journal and a Top 100 Company for Working Families in Central Florida.
 
At Florida Hospital DeLand, we believe that better quality of care leads to better quality of life, so we’re committed to providing each of our patients the absolute best medical care in the most cutting-edge facilities possible, all in a caring, compassionate, neighborly environment. Our mission is to offer hope and healing to all of our patients in conjunction with our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ in our community.
Qualifications
You will be responsible for:
  • Routinely examines requisitions, patient reports and previous films.  If available, prior to mammographic examinations, for awareness of information such as: procedure requested, patients condition, patient history, and any other special notes or comments
  • Performs X-Ray and DEXA imaging procedures as needed
  • Demonstrates competency in the selection of proper positioning and technical factors in digital mammography to demonstrate appropriate anatomical structures and possible corresponding pathology
  • Uses accepted ACR/MQSA and departmental standards of positioning and image quality of mammograms
  • Knows ACR QA/QC manual and demonstrates ability to perform these tests regularly as required
  • Knows MQSA Quality Standards for Mammography’s and maintains education units as required.  By MQSA. State License, And ARRT
  • Accurately documents all procedures and patients clinical history that is pertinent to the mammographic examination
  • Regularly practices aseptic techniques as necessary; after each patient, always keeps equipment clean and disinfected according to manufacturer’s standards; maintains orderliness in area of responsibility
  • Practices sterile technique as necessary, when assisting Radiologist during stereotactic biopsies
  • Always demonstrates an awareness of radiation safety procedures for self and others by using radiation safety devices according to government and departmental policy
  • Regularly checks equipment, accessories, and supplies; keep area stocked at all times
  • Maintains patient’s confidentiality and demonstrates respect for patient’s modesty at all times
  • Knows and maintains institutional policies regarding patient care, fire, safety, and infection control.
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Demonstrates competency in all procedures within the scope of practice, as appropriate to the ages of patients served (adult, geriatric) and maintains knowledge of the development and an understanding of the range of treatment needed by these patients
 
 
What will you need?
  • One year of Mammography experience including breast biopsies with current Mammography registry
  • Must be a graduate of an approved A.R.R.T. program
  • BLS required
  • Florida license in Radiography 
  • Must have a current A.R.R.T registration in Mammography
  • Computer proficiency required
  • Associate Degree (preferred)

 


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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