Mammography Radiology Technologist - PRN - Days
This Mammography - Radiology Technologist is a PRN - days position working as a team member in our dynamic
Women's Imaging Center.
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 a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular. 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.