Mammography Technologist II - AdventHealth Centra Care
Location Address: 661 East Altamonte Dr., Suite 130, Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32714
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Centra Care
Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
Recognized for the seventh year in a row as a recipient of the Gallup Great Workplace Award as part of the AdventHealth network.
Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
Full Time Day Shift
Tuesday - Friday 9a-530p, Saturday 8a-430p
You Will Be Responsible For:
Produces quality radiographs per the procedure manual. Documents history, utilizes appropriate exposure, positioning, patient ID and markers. Reviews patient’s previous exam report to verify area of interest. Reviews patient’s images/films to verify placement of needle. Obtains consent from patient and reviews risks and potential complications. Informs/ updates Radiologist of any information pertinent to exam.
Performs needle localizations, stereotactic biopsies, and seed implant (if available on site).
Completes work in appropriate time frame and ensures accuracy and completeness of work performed. Demonstrates ability to set priorities and performs well in stressful and emergency situations. Work unsupervised and communicate with OP Radiology and Surgery staff to update exam status.
Utilizes computer system to update exam status, cancel/update orders as needed. Ensures charges and supplies used match procedure completed.
Operates and maintains imaging equipment in a safe manner. Adheres to all infection control standards. Is knowledgeable of personal protective equipment (PPE) to protect from exposure to chemical, radiation and /or biohazard. Maintains all pertinent paperwork as it relates to MQSA and ACR regulations. Properly wears Dosimeter badge and seeks to minimize radiation exposure.
One year of experience performing stereotactic core biopsies
One year of experience performing breast needle localizations
Florida State License – General Radiographer
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) (R) Radiology
ARRT (M) Mammography
Under general supervision the Mammography Technologist II performs duties directly involved with mammography (screening and diagnostic mammography) and a variety of technical procedures applying ionizing radiation for the purpose of detecting pathology.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.