Location: Peabody, MA
Job ID: 166469-1A
Date Posted: May 3, 2021
Category: Clinical Professional
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
Under the supervision of the Operation’s Manager, performs screening and diagnostic mammography exams using ionizing radiation for use in the detection and treatment of breast conditions and pathology. Technologist also performs screening and diagnostic breast exams using ultrasound and assists the radiologist in ultrasound-guided procedures. The technologist is responsible for ancillary paperwork as needed and is responsible for monitoring and maintaining essential patient care and safety including practicing ALARA (As Low As Reasonably Achievable). Flexibility to cover open shifts and off sites is necessary.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities including but not limited to:
Other Duties & Responsibilities:
Education: Two year AMA accredited School of Radiologic Technology.
Licensure, Certification, Registration: ARRT certification in Radiography, Mammography, and licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Public Health: Radiation Control Program in Mammography. Maintains licensure on a biannual basis, maintains CEU’s according to departmental policy and specific to and inclusive of the specialties in which the technologist practices.
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Candidate must be proficient in the use of Radiologic equipment including Digital Mammography and Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, and localization procedures. Computer skills required.
36 Hour / Day
Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.