Mammography Technologist - PRN
Seeking a Mammography Radiology Specialist - Radiology Technologist - PRN - day shift- to join our team at Oro Valley. Our focus is on high quality patient care through patient assessment, critical thinking skills, time management and teamwork.
Summary: Performs medical imaging techniques and related procedures to demonstrate breast anatomy for interpretation and/or intervention. Performs radiographic examinations. Effectively identifies predictable problems and plans and provides patient care, based on the age of the patient served. Ensures that the patient is properly prepared for the diagnostic procedure by verifying that an informed patient consent has been properly executed and if necessary, arranges for on to be provided. Prepares patient and adjusts equipment for taking x-rays. Positions and instructs patient regarding procedures and administers contrast media when ordered. Observes patient for any unusual reactions or events. Positions the patients and operates equipment to produce the most reliable and informational data. Reviews and evaluates completed tests for quality, completeness, and type of test ordered; ensures quality images.
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 146-bed hospital that also has a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to foster a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.