Catholic Health Initiatives Mammo Technologist (Full Time) in HOUSTON, Texas
Mammo Technologist (Full Time)
Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
A quaternary care facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a world-class cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD–consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in Cardiovascular Services & Heart Surgery.
The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke’s is home to three freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe, Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than 51,000 patients annually. The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor College of Medicine and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist University, and Prairie View A&M University.
Operates specialized mammography,
stereotactic biopsy and bone densitometry equipment, Performs direct patient
care and Performs a variety of technical procedures to produce images for
diagnosis of breast diseases and osteoporosis evaluation.
EDUCATION AND LICENSURE REQUIRED:
Associate’s Degree preferred
Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in Radiography(R) an Mammography(M); must maintain current
Certified by State of Texas - MRT
- One (1) year of experience as a
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
- Good alpha/numeric dexterity and
- Interpersonal skills for
communication with patients, physicians, visitors and other hospital
- Good written and oral
- Selects and modifies positioning
of patients and Performs mammographic, stereotactic biopsy, breast pathology
localizations and bone density procedures
- Performs patient education with
- Performs mandatory quality
control of radiographic equipment, screens and processing for strict ACR, MQSA
and state regulations. Performs daily cleaning of equipment and all necessary
information is documented and takes appropriate action. Repeat/reject image
analysis is maintained on a daily basis
- Directly Assists the radiologist
with all invasive procedures, documents procedures and renders first aid to
patient if needed. Maintains report correlation of biopsy with pathology
- Coordinates with the O.R.,
central scheduling, physicians or office staff for effective scheduling of the
invasive breast procedures.
- Keeps a par level of supplies
stocked and available in the mammography rooms. Orders new supplies as
- Assists with the training of
newly hired personnel and clinical training of students
- Assists in sending all required
reports to physicians and patients.
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST. LUKES OMT
Daily Schedule Monday-Friday
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0187173
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.