Mercy Mammography Technologist in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
We’re a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Under the direct supervision of the Mammography Supervisor and Senior Mammogapher, performs professional mammography, education and other women's services provided throughout the Breast Imaging department.
Performs professional mammography and other women's services on a daily basis under general supervision utilizing approved policies and procedures.
1.1 In a caring and compassionate manner, positions and immobilizes patients according to department
policy and procedures to ensure optimum quality mammograms.
1.2 Consistently selects appropriate technical factors as recommended by the manufacturer using
prescribed radiation safety practices.
1.3 Ensures all digital data is input into the system correctly and sent to appropriate stations for completion.
1.4 Knowledge of printing images to laser printer when needed.
1.5 Chooses correct patient name identifier from the worklist on the acquisition work station
using double identifiers for patient safety.
1.6 Actively educates patients on BSE, breast cancer and other related women's health issues.
1.7 Stereotactic Biopsies will be taught and performed by technologists as experience is acquired.
1.8 Ensures CPR certifications are in compliance to their active dates.
Performs pre-examination tasks in accordance with approved protocols of the imaging center.
We’re all unique pieces of a puzzle at Mercy, connected together to create a beautiful picture of health. And being the perfect fit for your role requires a specific set of qualifications that you’ll bring with you:
Education: Graduate of an accredited Radiology program. Prefer Mammography education of 40 hours mammography training but will train the right candidate.
Licensure: ARRT registry within 6 months of hire and Mammography registry will taken at one year after training completion if not Mammography Certified.
Experience: Two years experience preferred in Radiology and Mammography but will train the right candidate
Certifications: ARRT Certification required or registry eligible with 6 months of hire. Mammography registry taken after one year of completed training if not already Mammography Certified. Mammography certification required within certain timeframe if certified technologist hired without mammography experience. BLS required.
Other: Computer literate. Good communication skills. Work in fast pace environment. Work as a team.
We’ll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.
Requisition ID 2018-767406
Position Type PRN
Department Breast Center
Location US-OK-Oklahoma City