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Senior Mammography Technologist Opportunity With Sign On Bonus $10,000 In White Plains, NY



White Plains, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, July 28, 2023

Department: Radiology Breast Imaging

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Day

Hours: Mon - Fri 8 AM-4 PM/9 AM -5 PM

Sign On Bonus: $10,000

Salary Range: $91,186 - $133,443

Position Summary:

  • Performs a variety of routine and more specialized breast imaging procedures, requiring independent judgment and ingenuity with minimal supervision. 
  • Assists the Breast Imaging Manager in directing the workforce. 
  • Assists in maintaining the Quality Assurance program and adhering to regulatory guidelines.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities Include the Following:

  • Adheres to WPH Performance Standards, Policies, and Behaviors.
  • Coordinates resources and staff for efficient, safe, and quality patient care.
  • Ensures compliance with institutional/departmental policies, quality initiatives, and regulations.
  • Manages day-to-day activities and workflow for front desk, Mammography, Breast MRI, and Ultrasound staff.
  • Handles staff schedules and ensures proper coverage across all shifts.
  • Prioritizes and delegates tasks to meet workload requirements.
  • Supports onboarding, training, and development of new staff.
  • Conducts mid-year and annual reviews for direct reports.
  • Provides mentoring and coaching to staff and escalates issues as needed.
  • Communicates and educates staff on new processes within the department.
  • Collaborates with physicians and nurses for proper scheduling and patient flow.
  • Rounds on patients to monitor wait times and address concerns.
  • Performs service recovery for patient complaints and concerns.
  • Collaborates on patient satisfaction initiatives with departmental leaders.
  • Audits staff positioning and productivity to ensure high-quality imaging.
  • Performs all breast imaging procedures and advanced techniques.
  • Ensures radiation protection and patient immobilization per safety standards.
  • Assists during Interventional Breast Biopsy procedures.
  • Conducts quality control checks on imaging equipment.
  • Adheres to DOH, JCAHO, MQSA, and ACR standards.
  • Assists with ACR equipment accreditation submissions.
  • Manages downtime procedures for computer systems.
  • Demonstrates strong communication skills and a positive attitude.
  • Maintains a professional image and adheres to dress code policies.
  • Adapts duties and hours based on departmental needs.
  • Performs all other related duties as assigned.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • The Radiologic Technologist must be a graduate of an allied health education and accredited radiography school or hospital base program.              
  • NYS DOH license is required, ARRT(R)(M). 
  • Previous lead or supervisory experience is required.
  • Advanced ARRT Certification preferred; CT, MRI, ARDMS or NMTCB.
  • Continuing education requirements need to be upheld to meet standards set forth by governing bodies.
  •  Current standards are 24 ECE credits over a two-year period.
  • BLS certification through the (AHA) American Heart Association is required or must be completed within 90 days of hire.
  • Radiation dose pledge completed for both Image Wisely/Image Gently through the American College of Radiology (ACR), either during the orientation period or before the end of the probationary period.
  • Demonstration of strong leadership qualities and exceptional interpersonal skills required.

Core Competencies:

  • Must be able to speak, write, understand, and communicate the English language.
  • Retain composure under stress
  • Teamwork & Adaptability
  • Acts as a Professional Role Model
  • Assessment Skills
  • Excellent Communication Skills (both verbal and written)
  • Attention to Detail
  • Planning & Organizing
  • Sound Problem-Solving, Judgment and Decision-Making Skills
  • Stress Tolerance