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AdventHealth Nuclear Medicine Technologist Full Time Days in Tavares, Florida

Description

Nuclear Medicine Technologist Full Time

AdventHealth Waterman

Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman

  • Join an organization whose mission is "To Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ"

  • Opportunities for career growth within an organization recognized locally and nationally as a healthcare leader

  • State of the art growing hospital located on a beautiful lakeside campus only 45 minutes from Orlando

  • No state income tax

  • Onsite Child Care Center

Work Hours/Shift:

M-F 8-hour shifts with rotating start times (between 6:30a and 8a) with rotating 2 nights of call per week

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Knowledge of all aspects of Nuclear Medicine exams & Nuclear Cardiology exams including therapeutic protocols/procedures, SPECT CT imaging and QA as required on all imaging and ancillary equipment.

  • Assists physicians in performance of exams/procedures

  • Performs duties in compliance with universal precaution, infection control, medical records charting/documentation and patient safety requirements.

  • Obtain required consents, review for accuracy, completeness & verifies information prior to procedure.

  • Formulate, calibrate & administer radiopharmaceuticals according to diagnostic & therapeutic protocols.

  • Completes medical records according to policy and procedures for exams being performed and transmission of electronic imaging to PACS.

  • Troubleshoots equipment in the event of error, failure, complications, or downtime & follows procedures during such events.

  • Assess patient abilities to perform tasks for ordered exam, adjusts as needed to provide safe environment for patient & transfers patient with care & comfort.

  • Maintains viable venous access during exams requiring administration of IV materials.

Qualifications

What you will need:

  • State of Florida Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist License

  • ARRT (R)(N) or NMTCB Certification

  • BLS from American Heart Association

Job Summary:

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist performs examinations according to established protocols while rendering safe and compassionate care to the patient. The Nuclear Medicine Technologist is to assist the physician and/or other clinical staff in performing procedures by utilizing the skills and equipment specific to their profession. ​​​​​​​

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

Category: Radiology/Imaging

Organization: AdventHealth Waterman

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Waterman

Req ID: 21035536

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.