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Radiologic Technologist- Mammographer

Radiologic Technologist- Mammographer

Department 
Radiology
Job Locations 
US-NY-Rye
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Position Summary

Westmed Medical Group is currently seeking a full time Mammography Radiologic Technologist for the Rye, NY and White Plains, NY locations. The schedule is Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm; Monday - Thursday in Rye and Friday in White Plains.

 

The Radiologic Technologist assists the Radiologist in diagnosis and treatment of patients within our multi-specialty medical group while maintaining excellent imaging quality.  Westmed Medical Group offers digital mammography with Computer Aided Detection and hologic 3D mammography.  Westmed is recognized by ACR as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE).  With the recent addition addition of hologic 3D mammography systems at two of our sites, high field MRI, and a PET/CT scanner, the GE Discovery 610, we continue to bring the latest technology to the community.   

 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Follow physicians’ orders precisely and conform to regulations concerning the use of radiation to protect themselves, their patients, and their coworkers from unnecessary exposure
  • Verify proper patient identification on the study and route it PACS
  • Maintains a daily log of patients seen
  • Operate the equipment to acquire a variety of imaging results.
  • Obtains essential information from patients, medical records, and previous scans for clinical correlation.
  • Observe and follow safety procedures to include radiation protection and universal precautions.
  • Carry out quality control checks on equipment, reporting deficiencies to proper personnel for action. 
  • Must be able to work independently and demonstrate flexibility in work assignments. 
  • Maintain cleanliness of equipment and working area.
  • Maintain familiarity with the departments EMR and PACS systems.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge through training and fulfillment of continuing education requirements.
  • Ability to maintain a great knowledge in human anatomy, proper positioning skills, and appropriate utilization imaging techniques.

Required Qualifications

  • Current New York State license required
  • Connecticut State License a plus
  • Current ARRT certification, including certification in Mammography
  • Ability and flexibility to travel to multiple office locations
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills, EMR experience strongly preferred
  • Attention to detail

Company Overview

Westmed Medical Group is considered the model for the future of healthcare. With over 350 physicians and over 900 staff, we are a high growth, financially thriving, multi-specialty group medical practice providing superior healthcare to patients and health information to the community. Our main office locations are located within Westchester County, New York and lower Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our offices provide full-service care, including primary and specialty care, radiology, lab services, and urgent care.  The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. We are one of over 150 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide. 

 

Westmed strives to be a "provider of choice" and an "employer of choice".  Westmed Medical Group is proudly named by Great Place to Work and Fortune Magazine as one of the country’s top 30 “Best Workplaces in Health Care.” The distinction was earned for being an organization dedicated to the well-being of our patients, physicians and employees.  Here at Westmed, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.

 

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