• Mammography Technologist (Mobile)

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/18/2019 5:00 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2019-59451
    Category
    Patient Care
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    ICE IGSL Mammovan
    Post End Date
    12/19/2019
  • Overview

    The  MammographyTechnologist (Mobile) is responsible for independently overseeing a full range of tasks related to the operation and success of the Mobile Mammography Program. In addition to operating and maintaining vehicle safety, as well as managing and coordinating various projects related to this community outreach program in order to ensure the successful achievement of the common goals. S/He performs duties and assumes responsibility of quality control and quality assurance according to the Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA).

     

    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity.  We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.  

     

    UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

    • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
    • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
    • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
    • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
    • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
    • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
    • Merchant Discounts
    • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

    Salary offered is commensurate with experience.

    Responsibilities

    • Produces quality images and providing patient care in remote locations, will assist the patient engagement, pre-registration, and patient enrollment for mobile mammography program.
    • Requests prior mammographic examinations and medical records from non-UAMS facilities, and completes breast cancer risk assessments on site.
    • Works in the target counties and follows-up with women who require additional diagnostic imaging and/or other invasive procedures and ensures follow-up.
    • Collects patient demographic and insurance information and updates registration information in the designated systems.
    • Responsible for mailing and/or faxing patient results, reminder letters, and/or physician letters.
    • Maintains HIPPA compliance.
    • Follow-up will include patient navigation from screening to diagnosis to treatment.
    • Performs general office duties including but not limited to checking mail, answering phones, ordering supplies, etc.
    • Provides excellent customer service to patients, visitors, outside facilities, etc. via phone, face-to face, or written communication.
    • May order supplies as needed in SAP.
    • Coordinates patient encounters and track data, community physicians, and local resources into a seamless model of access and care to benefit patients, participating physicians, and family members.
    • Establishes and helps maintain communication among patients, their families, physicians, and entities in the health care system.
    • May perform other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • High school Diploma/GED
    • New graduate or less than one year experience
    • Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist
    • Licensed by the State of Arkansas in Radiology
    • CPR certified

    Preferred qualifications:

    • Class B CDL or willing to obtain within 6 months of hire.
    • Recent clinical experience with Mammography

     

    This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen.  A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity.  The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law. 

     

    UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.

     

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    Physical Requirements

    Stand: Frequently
    Sit: Frequently
    Walk: Frequently
    Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
    Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 51 - 99 lbs
    Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Frequently
    Talk: Frequently
    Hear: Continuously
    Taste or smell: Occasionally
    Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously
    Physical Environment: Inside Medical Facility Environment, Inside Office Environment, Outdoor Weather Conditions
    Noise Level: Moderate
    Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Depth perception, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
    Hazards: Dust, Electrical, Radiation, Sharp objects/tools

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