Mammography Tech

  • Steward Health Care System
  • 795 Middle Street Fall River Massachusetts 02721 United States
  • Posted: Apr 14, 2019
Other Allied Health

Job Description

Job Summary: Provides health care services to assist in diagnosis or treatment. Performs radiographic and mammography procedures and related techniques, producing images for the interpretation by; or at the request of a licensed practitioner
Minimum Education Requirements:  Graduate of Certificate Program in Radiography or Associate in Science Degree

Minimum Work Experience:  One to three years experience preferred, but not required

Other skills and abilities: Knowledge of radiographic procedures, equipment operation, radiation safety,
positioning techniques, patient transfers, good communication skills, ability to handle multiple tasks/projects, ethical and professional conduct, good understanding of age-related developmental issues of pediatrics and geriatrics. Flexibility to work overtime as needed as well as on-call duty, weekend rotations. Interest in participating in orientation/clinical education of student radiographers in accordance with clinical education center guidelines for radiologic technology program(s).

Certification by ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) in radiography, or equivalent. Licensure by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Radiography.
*For recent radiologic technology graduate only: ARRT registered certification eligibility in Radiography with RT(R); must obtain registered certification within 12 months of hire and prior to the expiration of a temporary Massachusetts DPH Radiologic Technologist Radiography (Full/General) license.
BLS required.