- ARRT (M) Certification
- Mammography Certification
- ARRT Certification
- CPR Certification
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured; educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a patient's ability to pay for health care.
The Mammography Technologist performs screening and diagnostic mammographic examinations on patients based on department procedures and under the direction of the Network Manager Imaging Services and Sr. Mammographer. The position will require a significant degree of judgment in the performance of assigned duties.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBITILIES:
1. Responsible for the successful technical continuity of care for patients during mammography
2. Communicates to radiologists/surgeons clinical observation made during mammographic/
stereotactic examinations. Presents clinical history as recorded on appropriate
documentation to radiologist.
3. Demonstrates competency in the knowledge of the RIS/HIS/ and the mammography reader
system appropriate to their job responsibilities.
4. Teaches and trains students in their specified technology, if site applicable.
5. Maintains ACR mammography quality assurance criteria.
6. Maintains responsibility for own professional development through active participation in
inservices and/or continuing education programs.
7. Provides educational information to the patient regarding their examination.
8. Knowledgeable regarding patient condition, history and appropriate background and
information pertinent to proposed examination.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:
Frequent use of fingers and hands for positioning, operating equipment and in charting
information. Pushing, pulling and lifting of body parts and objects of up to 30 pounds. Walking
and standing for up to 6 hours per day at increments of 30 minutes. Sitting for up to 2 hours per
day in 15 minute increments. Often lifts arms above shoulder level. Occasional stooping,
bending and crouching. Hearing as it relates to normal conversation. Seeing as it relates to
Graduate from an ARRT recognized education program, or ARRT registered, or
ARRT registry eligible. ARRT registered in Mammography preferred. ARRT registered in
Mammography required within 1 year of hire date. NJ staff must be registered before date of
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
Minimum of 1-year staff technologist. At least 1-year
experience in mammography preferred. History of computer usage experience required.
Continuing education a must on an ongoing basis to assure quality studies. Current CPR
certification required before completion of orientation.
Day shift with middle shift, night shift, weekends and holidays as
required based on the needs of the department. On Call for emergencies.
Please complete your application using your full legal name and current home address. Be sure to include employment history for the past seven (7) years, including your present employer. Additionally, you are encouraged to upload a current resume, including all work history, education, and/or certifications and licenses, if applicable. It is highly recommended that you create a profile at the conclusion of submitting your first application. Thank you for your interest in St. Luke's!!
St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer.