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lead mammography technologist resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Proficient Mammography Technologist successful at performing speedy and accurate scans to meet load requirements in high-volume environments. Meticulous and systematic team player offering seven years of related experience. Dedicated to giving patients top-quality care.

Skills
  • Extensive experience with Hologic and Siemens mammography machines.
  • Extensive experience with Merge PACS, ISite Enterprise, Inteleviewer, Afga, VIA, Cerner, Touchworks, and Aries.
  • Extensive experience with Phillips, GE, and Fuji fixed radiolography equipment.
  • Shimadzu portable equipment.
  • GE fixed fluoroscopy unit.
  • GE and Siemens mobile fluoroscopy units.
  • Siemens fixed fluoroscopy surgical equipment.
  • AHA BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certified.
  • AHA Heartsaver First Aid certified.
  • Maintain staff schedule for Mammography technologist.
  • Organized and passed MQSA inspections.
  • Successfully completed ACR accreditation.
  • Performs follow up monitoring to establish whether the quality of care was improved by the actions taken or whether further action is required.
  • Medical Terminology
  • Time Management
  • Equipment Positioning
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Infection Control
  • Quality Control Understanding
  • Biopsy Familiarity
  • Documentation and Reporting
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Quality Assurance
  • Team Collaboration
  • Caring and Compassionate
  • Procedure Explanation
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Inventory Oversight
  • Appointment Scheduling
  • Work Ethic
  • Computer Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Reliable and Trustworthy
  • Comfortable in a sterile environment for biopsies and procedures.
  • Experienced with creative positioning for a variety of patients (geriatric, pediatric, bariatric, etc.) to obtain optimal image quality.
  • Adept at technical factor manipulation to achieve does levels consistent the ALARA principle to include extensive use of radiation protection devices.
  • Experience with a wide variety with exam types to include difficult radiographic examinations.
  • Experience insuring compliance with accreditation agency requirements.
Experience
Lead Mammography Technologist, 06/2021 to Current
Dupage Medical GroupOrland Hills, IL,
  • Independently performs requested examinations after receiving appropriate protocol from radiologist to establish examination requirements.
  • Receives, reviews, schedules, and completes mammography examination request from healthcare provider.
  • Determines the conditions at issue and the procedures and equipment to best meet the needs of the individual case.
  • Performs the full range of Mammography procedures in order to give instructions and guidance on old, new, or difficult operations.
  • Performs radiological procedures and examinations such as: mammography, bone density, general radiological exams to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of disease or injury.
  • Performs radiological examinations using special low dose techniques, which includes adjusting equipment parameters to take into consideration physical differences in patients.
  • Develops, maintains, and reviews quality improvement and quality control programs in conjunction with the MQSA Quality Assurance system in the radiology department.
  • Ensure compliance with the accrediting and regulatory requirements such as the American College of Radiology (ACR) Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Joint Commission.
  • Explains methods and procedures to the patient and answers questions to alleviate concerns when scheduling and while performing examination.
  • Fostered relationships with patients to minimize patient anxiety and distress, and enhance cooperation.
  • Formulates and maintains record keeping.
  • Educated patients on diagnostic imaging processes and positioning, and counseled patients to address concerns and answer inquiries.
  • Develop and maintain QI/QC/QA procedures.
  • Oversaw scheduling, patient coordination and department and equipment maintenance for consistent department operations.
  • Covered radiology several times per day to assist with X-rays and other scans.
Mammography Technologist, 02/2019 to 01/2022
HcaNorcross, GA,
  • Independently performs requested examinations after receiving appropriate protocol from radiologist to establish examination requirements.
  • Determines the conditions at issue and the procedure and equipment to best meet the need of the individual case.
  • Recognizes the significance of all structures and the differences between artifact and normal pathology.
  • Monitor patient condition during examinations.
  • Makes exposure on own initiative to provide complete studies for the radiologist review and interpretation.
  • Performs radiological procedures and examinations such as: mammography, mammography guided needle biopsy, and stereotactic to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of disease or injury.
Radiologic Technologist, 02/2015 to 08/2021
Upper Chesapeake HealthForest Hill, MD,
  • Reduced patients' anxiety and enhanced cooperation by educating on procedure details, instructions, and expectations.
  • Positioned patients and x-ray, and implemented beam-restrictive devices and shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure.
  • Delivered comprehensive training to students and new technologists on equipment, imaging processing, patient relations and best practices.
  • Operated mobile imaging equipment to capture medical information at patients' bedsides, operating and emergency rooms.
  • Maintained currency on radiologic technology and provided recommendations to leadership to update or replace equipment.
  • Maintained highest levels of quality, safety and patient confidentiality by following hospital and regulatory guidelines when collecting patient information and conducting imaging procedures.
  • Captured and developed images following physicians' orders allowing proper diagnosis and treatment.
  • Performs Radiographic procedures such as: general radiology exams, fluoroscopic exams, intraoperative procedures, and interventional examinations.
  • Explains methods and procedures to patients and answers questions to alleviate concerns when scheduling and while performing examinations.
  • Set and adjusted accessory equipment, provided assistance on difficult situation.
  • Adjust the procedure and positioning technique according to the type of patient being examined to guarantee the integrity and consistency of studies.
  • Observed and reported patient responses to instruction and movement if significant.
  • Monitors patient condition during examination, and if necessary rendors emergency aid and summons assistance.
Student Radiologic Technologist, 07/2014 to 05/2015
Norman Regional Hospital AuthorityMoore, OK,
  • Captured and developed images following physicians' orders allowing proper diagnosis and treatment.
  • Reduced patients' anxiety and enhanced cooperation by educating on procedure details, instructions and expectations.
  • Maintained highest levels of quality, safety and patient confidentiality by following hospital and regulatory guidelines when collecting patient information and conducting imaging procedures.
  • Operated mobile imaging equipment to capture medical information at patients' bedsides, operating and emergency rooms.
  • Reduced exposure to radiation using beam-restrictive devices and patient shielding techniques.
  • Explains method and procedures to patients and answers questions to alleviate concerns and while performing examinations.
Education and Training
Certificate of Completion: Mammography, Expected in 09/2019 to Health Learning Source - Murfreesboro, TN,
GPA:
Associate of Applied Science: Radiologic Technology, Expected in 01/2015 to Fortis Institute - Cookeville, TN,
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Health Learning Source
  • Fortis Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Lead Mammography Technologist
  • Mammography Technologist
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Student Radiologic Technologist

Degrees

  • Certificate of Completion
  • Associate of Applied Science

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