Mammography Technologists, Per Diem, Varied Shifts & Hours
March 29, 2018
Pennington, New Jersey
Per Diem - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
Multiple Positions Available
Capital Health is the region's leader in advanced medicine with significant investments in advanced technologies and the best physicians. Comprising its two hospitals (Capital Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton and the Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell) and the Capital Health - Hamilton outpatient facility, Capital Health is a growing healthcare organization that is accredited by The Joint Commission. Capital Health has also received Magnet® status for the fourth consecutive time in recognition of its quality patient care, innovations in professional nursing practice, and nursing excellence. Only 29 organizations in the country have received Magnet status four times and five of those organizations are in New Jersey. In addition, our nursing team received special recognition for excellence in stroke and outpatient emergency care.
Demonstrates a thorough understanding of mammography principles and theory, anatomy, positioning and technique for obtaining optimal imaging studies.
Provides clinical services according to mammography practice standards and acts as a resource to radiography students and other technologists to ensure optimal patient care and efficient departmental operations.
Assists physicians in the performance of various studies using standard department protocols and appropriate radiation protection and infection control procedures.
Maintains radiation exposure reading within the ALARA (As Low As Reasonably Achievable) limits. Demonstrates patient safety by use of guard rails, breaking mechanisms, shielding and patient monitoring.
Recognizes clinical and emergent problems that may interfere with exams, and takes appropriate action to resolve them and produce the most desirable outcome.
Demonstrates radiation protection and safety for patients and staff as outlined in department protocols and regulatory guidelines.
One year of experience as mammography technologist.
Breast interventional procedure experience preferred.
Basic computer skills.
Easy commute from PA and major NJ routes.
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