Mammography Travel Tech Jobs
Mammography Techs operate specialized X-ray equipment and perform mammography related procedures, including screenings and diagnostic studies. They evaluate the film for technical quality such as density contrast, definition, and distortion.
Mammography Tech Job Requirements
Completion of a two year approved School of Radiologic Technology. One year full time experience as a Mammography Technologist preferred. Valid state radiology registration as required by state law and registry by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology. Candidate should have current CPR/BLS Certification and be able to complete MQSA/FDA- 15 CEU’s every 3 years, as well as 200-documented case numbers every two years - or such requirements as set by their state or professional boards.
More Information About Mammography Tech Travel
The Mammography Technologist is expected to practice safe procedures and adheres to radiation safety measures under the supervision of the Radiology supervisor or the Radiologist. They are expected to provide patient education regarding the exam and perform diagnostic or screening mammogram as directed.
Mammography Tech Travel Job Description
A Mammogram Tech performs procedures like screening and diagnostic studies using X-ray equipment for detecting breast tissue abnormalities. After the tests, they develop and evaluate the film for technical quality such as density contrast, definition and distortion.
Mammography Tech Pay
The National average salary of a Mammography Tech is currently $67,389 a year. This salary also depends on location, education, certifications, additional skills and experience in the profession. To earn more benefits as a Mammography Tech, some may want to pursue a traveling career. Extra benefits like these include health insurance, free private housing, and travel and license reimbursement. Some higher earning locations are big cities like Ney York City, NY, Seattle, WA and Dallas, TX according to Glassdoor.