Nuclear Med Tech Relief- South Overland Park at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 12/29/2021

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Date Posted:
    12/29/2021
  • Job ID:
    21040536
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description

Nuclear Med Tech Relief- Advent Health South Overland Park

Location Address: 7820 W 165th St, Overland Park, KS 66223

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth South Overland Park

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962 
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift

Relief-As Needed

You will be responsible for:
  • Rotates “on-call” status.
  • Orders supplies.
  • Performs other related duties as required and deemed necessary per Radiology Director.
  • Follows “Standard of Behavior” guidelines per hospital policy.
  • Observes strict precautions in handling radionuclides to safeguard against over exposure to radiation.
  • Monitors contaminated articles and bed linens of patients using Geiger counter to insure that radioactivity is not spread to unaffected persons.
  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.
  • Follows all Nuclear Medicine Policies/Procedures.
  • Operates Cerner proficiently, troubleshooting problems with orders and makes corrections within scope or user level.
  • Keeps records of tests conducted, test results, and use and disposition of radionuclide and body products containing them.
  • Operates Cerner System proficiently, trouble shoots problems with orders, and makes corrections within scope of user level.
  • Operates Dose Calibrator to measure concentration of radionuclides in specific body areas and body products to obtain information for use of physicians in diagnosing patient illnesses.
  • Prepares radiopharmaceuticals for administration to patient.
  • Operates Gamma cameras to measure radionuclide concentrations and to record visual representations of the radionuclide concentrations in specific body areas of the patient.
  • Provides patient transportation when needed.
  • Documents on communication white board and schedule log sheet.  

Qualifications
What will you need?  
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • ARRT in Nuclear Medicine ARRT (NM) or Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT)
  • Kansas State License (LRT)
  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association Preferred
  • Up to 1 Year of Position-Related Experience Preferred

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

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