Nuclear Medicine Tech PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    19011060
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Palm Coast

Job Description


Description

Nuclear Medicine Tech Per Diem/Variable AdventHealth Palm Coast

Location Address: 60  Memorial Medical Parkway, Palm Coast, FL 32164
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Palm Coast
  • Work for a healthcare system that believes in “Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ”
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • High quality of life with low cost of living a short distance from Flagler Beach
  • No State income tax
Work Hours/Shift:
Per Diem/Variable

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Imaging studies
  • Handles, administers, calculates dosage and prepares Radionuclides as required

  • Assists in Radiology department as needed

  • Uses Syncor computer to maintain radioactive material records as well as quality assurance records, disposal records as required by department policy and State regulations
  • Operates all equipment and uses Radioactive Materials in a safe and effective manner, with proper attention to radiation, electrical and mechanical safety

Qualifications
What you will need:
  • Must be a graduate of an ARRT or NMTCB approved program 
  • Current Florida Nuclear Medicine license
  • BLS required
  • ARRT or NMTCB registered
  • Newly graduated technologist should be able to work unattended shift, with only occasional guidance needed within six months
  • Experienced technologist should be able to work independently in one month

Job Summary:

Nuclear/ PET technologist will be responsible for performing Radiographic Imaging procedures independently.  Handles, prepares, calculates dosage and administers radionuclides and interventional medications under the direction of a radiologist or cardiologist. Maintains records in accordance with departmental and state requirements. Assists the radiation safety officer as needed. Responsible for patient transportation to imaging room will position appropriately to obtain diagnostic quality images that are delivered to radiologist for interpretation via PACS system by technologist.  Responsible to assist Radiologist for any required procedure.  Will perform clerical duties and assist in radiology department as needed. Performs basic patient care within scope of practice and to departmental standards.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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