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Mammography Technologist

Posted: Jul 2, 2024 Union Health Service, Inc
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Contact Name: Tim Meline
Agency: Yes

Facility: Union Health Service, Inc
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Degree: Not Specified
Perm/Temp: Perm
Workload: Full Time
Supervisory Exp.: No
Certifications: ARRT
Position Type:
  • Clinic
  • Mammography
Date Posted: 07/02/2024
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Job Number:
Contact Name: Tim Meline
Company: Union Health Service, Inc
Agency: Yes
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Posting Date: July 7, 2024

Position: Mammography Technologist

Department: Radiology

Status: Full-time (40 hours per week)

Location Polk Street Center - 1634 West Polk Street, Chicago, IL 60612

Shift: Flex shifts Mon. - Fri., btw 7:30am-5:30pm and some Saturdays

Who we are:

Union Health Service (UHS) is an AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory HealthCare) accredited non-profit multi-specialty managed care plan covering approximately 48,000 Chicago area union members and their dependents since 1955. UHS has approximately 50 primary care physicians, over 70 specialist physicians and a tremendous clinical and support staff at 6 different medical facilities.

UHS is proud to be an employer that has a diverse workforce – boasting multi-language skills across the organization, merging different cultures and heritage – a proven strategy that comes with a long history of people who have stayed in the company for many years. We have an average length of service of over 12 years, above industry standard employee benefits, and eighty percent of our employees are union members.

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Radiology Supervisor, the Mammography Technologist performs Mammograms on patients, following established exam protocols. They are responsible for ensuring the patient’s safety during the course of the procedure.

  • To produce quality images, demonstrating the anatomy and physiological presentation of patients internal structures for the diagnosis of the presence or absence of anomalies.
  • Demonstrates the appropriate operation of all equipment.
  • Demonstrates safety in all areas, electrical, environmental, radiation etc.
  • Ensures all appropriate information is present before exams are performed.
  • Explains the procedure in layman terms to ensure a patient’s comfort.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested by Radiology Supervisor.

What we need from you:

  • American Registry of Radiology Technologists (ARRT) registered required.
  • Current Illinois Radiology Technologist licensure from the Illinois Emergency Management Agency required.
  • A graduate from an accredited radiography training program approved by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) required.
  • Mammography certification and experience required.
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service required.
  • Ability to move and lift patients required.

What you will receive:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Medical & Dental coverage with minimal employee bi-weekly contribution.
  • Life & AD&D Insurance, Long Term Disability Insurance and Voluntary Life Insurance options
  • Pension Plan – UHS invests in your future.
  • Retirement Savings Plan - plan for your future and life after UHS with our tax deferred 403b plan.
  • Tuition Reimbursement - looking to continue your education toward a Bachelor's or Master's Degree
  • Uniform Allowance - $300 per year. Transportation/Parking Allowance - $60 per month.
  • Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Paid Time off - we make sure employees have the time they need to recharge and be the best versions of themselves!
    • Vacation Pay - 10 days 1st year, 15 Days 2nd year, 20 Days 5th year, 25 Days 10th year
    • Sick Pay – 12 Days per year, accrue up to 60 days
    • Holiday Pay – 10 Days per year + your Birthday + 3 personal days
    • Bereavement Pay
    • Jury Duty Pay