Penn Medicine Mammography Radiographer in Radnor, Pennsylvania
Job ID :73074
Job Category: Radiology/Imaging
Specialty Area: Radiology/Imaging
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: variable day
Penn Medicine Entity: Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania
Location: Radnor, PA
Address: 250 King of Prussia Rd
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Greet patients, identifies self and interacts with patients to gain trust and insure patient support
Explains procedures/exams to the patient
Prepares patients for procedures according to section protocols
Performs procedures/exams consistent with section protocols
Monitors the patient’s status, tolerance and well being throughout and after the study
Verifies patient identity and insures preparations for exam
Aids radiologists, physicians and other UPHS staff members in completing procedures according to established protocol
Responds to emergency situations according to department policies
Minimum Requirements :
Education equivalent to the completion of high school. Competition of an AMA approved Radiologic Technology program with registry by the ARRT required. Mammography certification within 6 months required or provided documentation of mandatory pre-education per MQSA . Previous mammography experience is preferred.
Additional Information :
Possible overtime as necessary. Hours of work and days worked may be adjusted to meet the operational needs of the office. May be asked to work in another office as needed, Monday thru Saturday.
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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