A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
Basic Function and Responsibility
To perform mammography related procedures by operating X-ray equipment to make images of designated areas and evaluate the technical quality of images.
*Performs mammography exams and procedures which may take between 15 to 90 minutes.
*Explain and prepare patients for examinations and perform radiologic studies.
*Determines proper technique and selects exposure factors.
*Adapt procedures to obtain specific diagnostic results.
*Interprets patient histories and physician instructions.
*Assure completion of all phases of radiographic procedures.
*Maintain the quality of images to determine if re-examination is necessary.
*Process patient care orders using the electronic ordering system may be required in certain areas.
*Practice radiation protection.
*Ability to enter patient information into Radiology Information System.
*Ability to review images on Radiology PACS system
*Graduation from a school of radiologic technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience is necessary.
*Registration by American Registry of Radiologic Technologists is necessary.
*Registration by A.R.R.T. in Mammography is necessary.
Current BCLS Certification Experience with informal on-the-job training
36 hours; Days & Afternoons with weekends.
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The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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