Providence Health & Services Mammography Technologist II in Canyon Country, California
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Providence is calling a Mammography Technologist II (Full-Time/DayShift) to Providence Facey Medical Foundation in Canyon Country , CA.
We are seeking a Mammography Technologist II who will perform mammographic procedures at a technical level requiring no constant supervision of technical detail. Performs mammography procedures that will require independent judgment, with ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiologic diagnosis. Assumes responsibility for designated areas or procedures as required.
In this position you will:
Perform mammographic procedures to departmental standards of quality
Perform both the craniocaudal and mediolateral oblique projections during a screening mammogram
Identify the image laterality and projection correctly utilizing the proper radiographic tools
Properly identify patient, documents patients limitations and verifies the procedure prior to starting the exam
Apply the maximum tolerable amount of compression to the patients’ breast to assist in achieving a quality mammogram
Evaluate the mammographic image for correct positioning, technique, artifacts and compression
Maintain appropriate credentials and certification related to clinical practice
Ability to establish baseline factors for QA/QC evaluations as established by ACR, Federal and State regulations, and manufacturer guidelines
Keep Quality Assurance manual updated with current certification and licensure pertaining to Radiologist and Mammography Technologist
Ability to perform and document all required QA/QC data as required by ACR, federal and state regulatory agencies, and manufacturer guidelines
Perform computer and written documentation as required for procedure implementation or completion.
Be familiar with filing procedures. Be willing to pull files as needed
Perform diagnostic imaging procedures with a proficiency level not to exceed 2.0% repeat ratio per procedure volume
Adjust to fluctuating workloads
Follow proper safety precautions:
Demonstrate proper use of protective equipment
Use proper body mechanics when assisting patients, moving equipment, etc.
Follow infection control policies and procedures
Dispose of used products in the appropriate manner
Maintain current American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Providers and other appropriate licensure and certifications
Required qualifications for this position includes:
American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Providers
Two (2) years experience in a clinical or hospital environment
One (1) year Clinical mammography experience
Must have knowledge of Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) pertaining to state and Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) regulations
Preferred qualification for this position include :
- ARRT registry
About the hospital you will serve.
Facey Medical Group is a multi-specialty medical group with over 160 physicians providing care to the growing population in the North & East regions of Los Angeles & Ventura Counties. Twelve medical clinics, including two urgent care centers and dedicated women's centers, are located across the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and Simi Valleys. The group began as a single medical practice over 90 years ago.
Facey is part of Providence, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, affiliated services and educational facilities across Alaska, California, New Mexico, Montana, Oregon, Texas and Washington.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians
Location: California-Canyon Country
Req ID: 293084