Nuclear Medicine Technologist (PRN Position)

Pinehurst Surgical Clinic   Pinehurst, NC   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on September 22, 2022
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SUMMARY:

Responsible for producing high quality diagnostic images of Nuclear Medicine studies. Special attention to radiation safety/regulations, including proper documentation and technique when working with patients and radioactive materials. Responsible for ensuring effective communication with vendors and customers, including radiologists as necessary. In some instances, trains new technologists and/or Patient Coordinators.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
  1. Responsible for producing high quality diagnostic images of Nuclear Medicine studies.
  2. Special attention to radiation safety/regulations
  3. Proper documentation and technique when working with patients and radioactive materials
  4. Responsible for patient safety of patients, radiologists, and other employees
  5. Pre-screening for contra-indications and aseptic injection technique
  6. Effectively communicates with customers and radiologists
  7. May train new technologists
  8. Start I.V.'s as directed per protocol


Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  1. High School Diploma or Equivalent Experience
  2. Associate's Degree or Equivalent Experience
  3. Active NMTCB or ARRT (N)
  4. Active Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  5. 1-2 years' experience in Nuclear Medicine procedures and studies preferred.


PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:
  1. Strong interpersonal abilities
  2. Excellent telephone skills and etiquette
  3. Maintains confidentiality
  4. Knowledge of infection control, sterile technique and basic health and safety precautions applicable for work in a clinic setting
  5. Use and apply medical terminology appropriately
  6. Service orientation
  7. Ability to relate sensitively to patients' needs
  8. Well-organized