Samaritan Health Services Mammography Tech in Corvallis, Oregon

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center * GSR Mammography

Corvallis, OR

Radiology/ Respiratory Care

1.0 (80 hrs/pp), Day,

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Performs high-quality mammographic procedures within the scope of state licensure at a technical and professional level that does not require direct supervision. Performs appropriate patient evaluation and uses proper technical factors for diagnostic image production.

  • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

  • The Diagnostic Imaging teams at Samaritan Health Services use state-of-the-art imaging technology while providing health care teams with the information needed for a fast, accurate diagnosis. Imaging services include: X-Ray, Fluoroscopy, Bone Density, CT Scan, Digital Mammography, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, and Ultrasound services. We now offer PET-CT scans, the latest in diagnostic imaging technology and one of the most powerful imaging tools that physicians can use to help diagnose and treat patients with cancer and other diagnoses.

Position will be days, but may include scheduled varied shifts on days, Monday - Friday

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current ARRT RT(R) credential required.

  • Current unencumbered Oregon license in Radiologic Technology required.

  • Current ARRT Post Primary Certification in Mammography required within one (1) year of hire.

  • Healthcare Provider BLS required.

  • Performance of a minimum of 200 documented mammograms in the last calendar year preferred.

  • Experience in a hospital setting preferred.

  • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Adaptability/Flexibility/Social Perceptiveness: Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers. Ability to respond quickly and appropriately to urgent situations that may arise with diverse patient populations, as well as adjust actions in relation to others and adapt to offer best possible care to patients. Possess sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.

  • Communication/Medical Terminology: Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues. Knowledge of medical records, procedures, and terminology.

  • Confidentiality/Health Information Technology: Knowledge of and ability to comply with State and Federal (HIPAA) laws pertaining to confidentiality of protected health information and how it applies to health information technology.

  • Customer Service: Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services and evaluation of customer satisfaction.

  • Safety/Mechanical: Knowledge of safety practices and procedures, as well as knowledge of equipment and systems and the ability to promote safe and secure operations.

  • Stress Management/Problem Solving/Time Management: Ability to maintain patience and composure in high stress/difficult situations. Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to be completed within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)

Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)

Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)

Continually (67 – 100% of the time)

WALK - INCLINE

CLIMB - STAIRS

CLIMB - LADDER

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 20 - 40 Lbs

CARRY2-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

CARRY1-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

KNEEL(on knees)

CRAWL(hands & knees)

SIT

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 20 – 40 Lbs

LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

CARRY2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

SQUATStatic (hold >30 sec)

SQUATRepetitive

ROTATE TRUNKSitting

PINCHFingers

PUSH(20-40 pounds force)

PULL(20-40 pounds force)

STAND

WALK - LEVEL SURFACE

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs

BEND FORWARDat waist

REACH -Forward

REACH- Upward

ROTATE TRUNKStanding

MANUAL DEXTERITYHands/wrists

FINGER DEXTERITY

None specified

Posted: 11/09/2018

Req #: 42867

Start Time: 1000 (10:00 am)

Weekend Required: None

Overtime Rule: 8+80 (hospital only)

End Time: 1830 (6:30 pm)

Salary Range: $30.59 - $43.44