Ascension Health Mammography Technologist, As Needed-Westmont in Westmont, Illinois

Job ID: 258569

Mammography Technologist, As Needed-Westmont

Westmont, Illinois

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Technologist-Mammography

City, State: Westmont,IL

Location: Outpatient Imaging - Westmont

Department: Westmont MRI

Additional Job Details: PRN,Day, 0 hours,Weekly

About Us

AMITA Health ( www.AMITAhealth.org ) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

With the addition of Presence Health, AMITA Health is now the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The newly combined health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and now serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides mammography imaging services.

Responsibilities:

  • Operates X-ray equipment and performs various mammography related procedures. Prepares and positions patients and selects anatomic and technical parameters accurately.

  • Explains procedures and educates patients about the role of regular mammography in preventive breast health.

  • Develops and evaluates the film for technical quality such as density contrast, definition, and distortion.

  • Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Radiology Technician credentialed from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Radiologic Technologist specializing in Radiography credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Radiologic Technologist specializing in Mammography credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Graduate of a 2-year allied health program required

Work Experience:

  • Previous experience preferred.

  • Needs to have ARRT, IEMA, and CPR License. Can be new graduate or have experience should be flexible.

  • Variable shifts to fit department needs at multiple facilities Hinsdale, La Grange, Westmont, and Willowbrook

How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.