Cortni Slaughter

Cortni Slaughter

Objective

Seeking a Mammography Technologist position

Education

Education
Feb 2006 - Mar 2007

Certificate

Community College of the Air Force
2007

Nellis Air Force Base
Jun 2004 - Mar 2005

Certificate

Bryman College

Work History

Work History
Sep 2007 - Nov 2012

Mammography Technologist

American Hospital Service Group
Jun 2004 - Dec 2010

Staff Sergeant

California Air National Guard

Portfolio

Skills

Skills

Medical Assisiting

My Clinical Medical assiting training included: Preparing Patients for Examinations Taking Medical Histories Assisting the Physician During Examinations Explaining Medical Procedures to Patients Calling In Prescriptions to Pharmacies Collect Laboratory Specimens Sterilize Medical Instruments Drawing blood (phlebotomy), Removing sutures Taking electrocardiograms  

Mammography

·        I receive patients and explain proceduresproviding appropriate care and communicate to alleviate fear of examination.  ·        Correctly position and make adjustment necessary to the patient for the examination. Determine if any special patient preparation is required. ·        Operate the provided mammography unit. ·        Receive and interpret request or instructions for mammography exams.  ·        Perform daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual quality control inspection on all mammography units and film processors. ·        Perform daily warm ups of all mammography units.  ·        Maintain Mammography film files and hanging films for comparison. ·        Perform screening and diagnostic mammograms to include spot compressions and magnification views when necessary. ·        Set up and assist radiologist with needle localization. ·        Identify abnormalities during film processing and determine need for additional mammography views per department protocol (either before or after consulting with department radiologist.)  ·        Notify physician of significant exam requiring immediate attention. ·        Maintain clean mammography unit, film processor.  ·        Stock and maintain an adequate level of supplies required for mammography exams and procedures  

Certifications

Certifications
Jun 2013 - May 2014

Mammography

ARRT
Jun 2013 - May 2014

Radiology

ARRT
Sep 2010 - Jun 2013

Radiology

State of Ohio