Mammography Care Coordinator
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its two hospitals: Ben Taub and LBJ.
Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its hospitals — Ben Taub and Lyndon B. Johnson — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for managing and expediting the follow-up care of patients with abnormal results for the Harris County Hospital's Mammography Program in all HCHD facilities and assisting in management of grant activities ongoing in the Mammography department.
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Senior Mammography Technologist with advanced certification
Work Experience (Years and Area): Two or more years of experience specifically focused on Breast Health Care with experience in stereotactic and ultrasound guided biopsies.
Equipment Operated: Good working knowledge of basic computer skills particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. A working knowledge of the current Mammography And Health Information Management software used by HCHD preferred.
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contract), Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking), Writing /Composing: Correspondence, Reports
Other Skills: Medical Terms, Statistical, P.C., MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access
Work Schedule: Flexible, Travel
Other Requirements: Working knowledge of the various diagnostic procedures that may be utilized to achieve diagnosis and a familiarity with pathology reports. Experience working in a multidisciplinary clinic setting preferred.
Benefits and EEOC
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