Department: Radio - Mammography
Job Type: Full-time
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Your Doctors for Life.
Since 1949, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has served its patients with one goal in mind – combine the expertise of physicians in a variety of medical specialties, with the close personal care of a family doctor. Kelsey-Seybold is Houston’s largest community-based physician group, caring for more than 400,000 patients. With 19 clinic locations, we are growing to meet the health care needs of our diverse patient population. Our mission is to provide our team members with exceptional opportunities for professional and personal growth.
The Mammography Technologist will utilize equipment which produces ionizing radiation to obtain radiographs for diagnostic purposes according to policies, procedures, and protocols of the KSC Radiology Department and Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. Imaging services vary by site, therefore, rotation through general diagnostic radiography using fluoroscopic and/or digital radiography systems and/or conventional radiography units utilizing CR technology as well as DEXA bone density studies and performance of stereotactic guided biopsies may be required depending on location. The Mammography Technologist will utilize the designated Radiology Information System (RIS) to complete clerical processes and designated PACS system for stereo tactic and DEXA studies.
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
(A = basics; B = preferred)
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Graduate from an AMA approved school of Radiologic Technology
Associates Degree in Radiologic Technology
40 hours mammography training approved by the ARRT to meet the minimum initial FDA & TDH requirements for mammographers
Previous experience as a mammography technologist
Experience performing stereotactic guided breast biopsies
Ability to use computer keyboard
Working knowledge of mammography quality assurance measures and accreditation requirements
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills