This is a full time Mammography Technologist position working days at our Women's Imaging Center.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Northwest Healthcare Women's Imaging team in a beautiful. Our focus is on high quality patient care through patient assessment, critical thinking skills, time management and teamwork.
Up to $5,000.00 dollars sign on bonus for qualified/eligible Mammography Techs!
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.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC 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.