Providence Health & Services Mammography Technologist in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Mammography Technologist (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR. This is an per diem role. This position will be covering for open shifts any day of the week, including weekends.
Perform mammographic examinations using a variety of sophisticated radiologic equipment for use in diagnosis of patient conditions, taking into account individual patient’s needs.
Utilize knowledge and judgement in regard to imaging factors, imaging technique, and patient treatment needed to produce optimal images.
Perform all duties in a manner that promotes team concept and reflects the Providence Health & Services mission, philosophy, and core values of respect, compassion, justice, excellence, and stewardship.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) certification
New graduates must be board eligible and obtain permanent certification within 6 months of hire
Current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) as a Medical Sonographer
New graduates must have OBMI temporary license upon hire and obtain permanent license within 6 months
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification
Completion of pledge to Image Gently/Image Wisely within 1 month of hire
Computer skills and knowledge of keyboard functionality
Ability to read, write and speak English
Expert knowledge of anatomy and physiology, imaging principles and practices, as well as the ability to obtain high-quality images
Adherence to appropriate professional credentialing practice standards
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
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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 Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging
Req ID: 191114