All modality technologists work under the general supervision of a Nuclear Medicine physician, Radiation Oncologist, Radiologist or other medical officers. Examinations are frequently made additionally complex due to serious illness, injuries and mental or physical incapacity of the patient.
Mammography Technologist shall perform complex Mammography procedures to include stereotactic biopsies as well as scheduling and reporting.
Rotating shifts as needed or required, including weekends and recognized holidays. Hours of shifts are typically:
Days: 8am to 4:30pm
Split: 10:30am to 7:00pm
Evenings: 3:30pm to 12:00 midnight
Federal Holidays observed by the DC VAMC are:
New Year Day, Labor Day, Martin Luther King Day, Columbus Day, Presidents' Day, Veterans' Day, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving Day, Independence Day, Christmas Day
This also includes any other day specifically declared by the President of the United States to be a national holiday.