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

Experienced in completing breast scans to support medical procedures and diagnostic approaches. Skilled at helping patients feel comfortable with actions and throughout scans. Knowledgeable about HIPAA standards and other relevant regulations. Detail-oriented professional with strong background in breast sonography, as well as, mammography. Conducts diagnostic breast ultrasound and mammogram procedures in hospital and clinic settings.

Skills
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Health Education
  • Patient Safety
  • First Aid/CPR
  • People Skills
  • Friendly, Positive Attitude
  • Relationship Building
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
Experience
Ultrasound Technologist, 01/2006 - 01/2018
Francisan Health Camby, IN,
  • Analyzed sonographic information and communicated findings to appropriate physicians.
  • Applied independent judgment during exam process to accurately differentiate between normal and pathological findings.
  • Positioned patients to most effectively orient ultrasound equipment.
  • Generated summaries describing type and content of captured images.
  • Reduced patients' anxiety and enhanced cooperation by educating on procedure details, instructions and expectations.
  • Captured and developed images following physicians' orders allowing proper diagnosis and treatment.
  • Completed diagnostic-quality ultrasound exams under direction of radiologist.
Mammography Technologist, 03/2003 - 01/2018
Amita Health Kingsland, GA,
  • Completed mammograms, ultrasounds and other breast screenings.
  • Fostered relationships with patients to minimize patient anxiety and distress, and enhance cooperation.
  • Captured and developed images following physicians' orders allowing proper diagnosis and treatment.
  • Positioned patients and x-ray and CT equipment, and implemented beam-restrictive devices and shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure.
  • Educated patients on diagnostic imaging processes and positioning, and counseled patients to address concerns and answer inquiries.
  • Developed and labeled diagnostic images and films in accordance with established quality standards.
  • Positioned x-ray, mammographic and CT equipment and established beam-restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to reduce radiation exposure.
  • Helped patients feel comfortable with procedures by explaining steps and answering questions.
  • Positioned patients properly for scans and procedures, calmly giving instructions on when to stay still to optimize scans.
  • Adhered to strict HIPAA guidelines to maintain patient and medical record confidentiality.
  • Tested equipment regularly to identify malfunctions and calibrate settings.
  • Prepared examination rooms between appointments by cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Greeted patients with warm smile and promoted individual comfort throughout procedures and scans while being as discrete as possible.
  • Promoted commitment to patients by providing assistance, remaining professional and actively responding to questions and concerns.
Radiologic Technologist, 06/1999 - 01/2018
American Advanced Management, Inc Sacramento, CA,
  • Positioned patients and x-ray and CT equipment, 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.
  • Reviewed diagnostic image quality and filed diagnostic images in appropriate patient records.
  • Operated mobile imaging equipment to capture medical information at patients' bedsides, operating and emergency rooms.
  • Administered IV contrast materials, radiopharmaceuticals and antispasmodics to patients.
  • 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.
  • Pursued education and career development opportunities to stay up to date on new procedures and equipment.
  • Instructed patient on preparation prior to imaging to minimize adverse reactions.
  • Instructed and prepared patients to facilitate x-ray or other examinations.
  • Selected proper technique for ordered exam to prevent patient from receiving high levels of absorbed radiation.
  • Produced radiographs of anatomical parts and systems for radiologist diagnostics.
  • Determined suitable anatomical positions and shielded patients to avoid injuries.
  • Reduced exposure to radiation using beam-restrictive devices and patient shielding techniques.
Lifeguard, 05/1995 - 09/1996
City Of Dublin, Oh Dublin, OH,
  • Watched over swimmers to respond quickly to distress situations.
  • Maintained neat and clean pool area and clean water.
  • Cleaned, brushed and vacuumed pool to keep clean.
  • Patrolled to identify anyone needing assistance and offered immediate care.
  • Logged chemical readings to keep pool water at safe levels and avoid potential illness among patrons.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Radiologic Technology, Expected in 07/2000
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Southwestern Oklahoma State University - Weatherford, OK
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School Attended

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Ultrasound Technologist
  • Mammography Technologist
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Lifeguard

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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