Providence Health & Services Mammography Technologist - PIC in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Mammography Technologist (Mammography, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to the Providence Imaging Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Performs a variety of mammographic procedures according to department, hospital and national standards.
Completes records, daily Quality Improvement information, and meets regulatory standards. Obtains and documents patient history information.
Calibrates, maintains and troubleshoots issues relating to mammography equipment. Optimizes equipment and supplies to benefit department operations.
Stocks work area daily. May be involved in stocking general supplies or ordering as requested.
Complies with department and hospital radiation and safety standards. Practices Body Substance Isolation. Completes education necessary to maintain licensure, certification, or skills required for job.
Communicates with physicians, nurses, and other members of the team concerning patient status, diagnosis, samples for testing or related information. Operates multiple communication and telecommunication systems. Coordinates scheduling of tests. Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associates Degree in Radiologic Technology or graduate of an ARRT approved program
Registered Technologist (R.T.) with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) required within 6 months of hire in the position
ARRT - Mammography certification required within 1 year of hire in the position
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within 6 months of hire
Extensive knowledge of breast pathology and mammographic signs of pathology
Knowledge of all mammographic positions and the ability to radiographically record the required information
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
2 years clinical experience as a Radiologic Technologist
1 year clinical experience as a Mammographer
About the Providence Imaging Center
Providence Imaging Center (PIC) is an independent diagnostic testing facility for outpatient medical imaging, located on the east side of the Providence Alaska Medical Center campus. PIC completed an expansion, which added 8,000 square feet, and several pieces of new equipment and 23 dedicated PIC parking spots conveniently located adjacent to the facility. Board –certified Radiologists and a team of highly qualified trained technologist and professional clerical staff are dedicated to providing clients with high quality imaging exams in a caring comfortable and convenient environment.
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
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Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians
Req ID: 266764