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Mammography Technologist

Company:
Frontline National
Location:
Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Posted:
November 19, 2018
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Description:

Frontline National is currently seeking Mammography Technologists for full-time opportunities near Alexandria, Virginia. Please apply online or contact us directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about this great opportunity!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale. .

Frontline National is proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties, including but not limited to:

-Perform routine to very difficult radiographic examinations of well and diseased breasts. Perform radiological procedures and examinations such as film screen mammography and mammography guided needle biopsy procedures.

-Receives patients, explains methods and procedures to patient and answers questions to alleviate concerns. Handles administrative matters as needed by department to include arriving and departing patients, scheduling, screening calls, call-backs, managing calendars, scanning, composing documents and organizing office clerical supplies.

-Guarantees the integrity and consistency of mammographic studies. Maintains quality assurance tests on mammography equipment and processors per FDA regulations. Provides support to other staff members when mammograms are not being accomplished.

-Sets and adjusts accessory equipment. Make exposures on own initiative to provide complete studies for the radiologist’s review and interpretation. Sets up mammography suite, assures that sterile supplies, contract materials, biopsy needles, and other equipment required are present and laid out for each case. -Follows and maintains sterile field procedures. Ensures that biopsy specimens are delivered to the laboratory for analysis.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of the following:

-Graduate from an academic program accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiology Technology (JRCERT)

-Maintain 15 Continuing Education Units per 3-year period and meet the continuing experience of performing a minimum of 200 mammography examinations every two (2) years to meet the qualifications of the Mammography Quality Assurance Act of 1992. Evidence of qualifications must be presented at time of in processing.

Experience: Candidates must have the following experience:

-Technologists performing on this contract shall possess a minimum of one (1) year experience in hands-on clinical applications within the past two year in the hospital setting.

Security:

-National Background Investigation

-Must be US Citizen

-Must have reliable transportation to and from work site

License/Certification and Training:

-Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR)

-Possess current registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) as a Mammography Technologist (R.T. (M) (ARRT)

Schedule:

Sunday through Monday, including Federal Holidays, Government designated training holidays and shifts may vary 8, 9, 10, 12 or 16 hours. Cannot work more than 40 hours per week.