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ScanVan Mammography Technologist

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Project Renewal
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New York, NY

The ScanVan Mammography Technologist is a licensed Registered Technologist. The person will provide patients with a screening mammography exam in a mobile mammography unit that travels throughout New York City and Long Island. This position reports to the ScanVan Program Director.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The essential duties of the ScanVan Mammography Technologist include but are not limited to the following activities:

  • Perform routine screening mammography exams.
  • Perform daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly, quality control test as outlined in procedure manual and report any equipment malfunctions.
  • Uploads images to the PACS
  • Greets patients by confirming patient identification and checking eCW for special instructions
  • Gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties; providing explanations of imaging procedures; explaining equipment; answering questions.
  • Minimizes radiation to patient and staff by practicing radiation protection techniques.
  • Maintains production and quality of mammograms by following established standards and procedures; observing mammogram results; determining necessary adjustments for optimum results; retaking mammograms as required and completed studies to radiologist for interpretation.
  • Ensures operation of mammography equipment by completing preventive maintenance; instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories.
  • Keeps mammography supplies ready by inventorying stock
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following, and enforcing standards and procedures.

* Must be available weekends in NYC, Staten Island, or Long Island


Qualifications:

  • New York License X-ray Technologist,
  • Must maintain certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), or equivalent including but not limited to satisfying the CE requirements for mammography.
  • Must have interpersonal skills sufficient to interact effectively and engage our clientele, as well as dealing with departmental staff and medical staff while working within ‘close quarters
  • Present a positive attitude and a professional appearance.
  • Bilingual Spanish a plus
  • Must be willing to travel to various locations


To apply: E-mail resume and cover letter indicating position and salary requirements: healthcarecareers@projectrenewal.org  f

The ScanVan Mammography Technologist is a licensed Registered Technologist. The person will provide patients with a screening mammography exam in a mobile mammography unit that travels throughout New York City and Long Island. This…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Temporary
  • High School Diploma Required
  • Professional

Benefits

We offer attractive compensation with comprehensive benefits including: Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision/Life Insurance;403(b); FSAs (health care, dependent care & commuter expenses); Short-and-Long-Term Disability; Generous Paid Vacation, Personal Days, Sick and Holidays

We offer attractive compensation with comprehensive benefits including: Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision/Life Insurance;403(b); FSAs (health care, dependent care &…

Location

New York, NY

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