The Radiologic Technologist - Mammographer performs screening and diagnostic breast imaging procedures with the use of diagnostic, ultrasonic, and localizational modalities in a stationary and/or mobile facility. The Mammographer is also required to assist the Radiologist and/or Radiology Resident as necessary.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
The Radiologic Technologist-Mammographer must understand and perform 2D and 3D mammograms, assist radiologists with breast ultrasounds and biopsies, and perform required QC tasks. This position also provides appropriate documentation to meet the strict requirements set by the Indiana State Department of Health, ACR, MQSA/FDA.
Proactively contributes to Eskenazi Health’s mission: Advocate, Care, Teach, and Serve with special emphasis on the vulnerable population of Marion County; models Eskenazi Health’s values Attends, participates and complies with all Joint Commission and ISDH mandated programs developed by Eskenazi Health and/or the Radiology department Performs 2D and 3D screening and diagnostic breast imaging procedures with use of diagnostic mammographic, ultrasonic, and stereotactic localization modalities Reports problems with equipment, staff, or operations within the department Provides adequate and timely communications with staff; encourages involvement and participation in departmental operations Assists the radiologist and/or radiology resident with radiographic and ultrasonic exams Adheres to and follows all quality control procedures and protocols, including accurate and timely documentation of results, as required by Federal and State regulations Adheres to and follows all regulations concerning the ACR Mammography Accreditation Program Complies with National Patient Safety Goals Uses universal precautions when in contact with blood and other bodily fluids Accurately enters all appropriate patient and departmental data, including order, track and charge in EPIC