Nuclear Medical Tech - PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 5/8/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Davenport, FL
  • Date Posted:
    5/8/2021
  • Job ID:
    21010454
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description
Location Address: 40100 US Hwy 27, Davenport, FL 33837
 

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Heart of Florida

  • Close proximity to Walt Disney World
  • Various outdoor activities for families and children to enjoy
  • Beautiful local golf courses available year round
  • Faith-based work environment
  • Great benefits
 
Work Hours/Shift:
  • PRN
 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Identifies patients by using AdventHealth’s approved guidelines to confirm patient/exam accuracy before continuing with patient examination.  Reviews and ensures physician request meets clinically valid exam indicator requirements.  Prepares appropriate radionuclide for procedure, explains procedure to patient, and aseptically administers radionuclide using universal BSI principles.  [Exam Supervision and Administration]
  • Ensuring that equipment has met all quality control requirements and working with a minimum of supervision, performs patient examination utilizing age-specific care techniques (see competencies) in a safe and responsible manner, and evaluates image quality to insure good technical and diagnostic detail.  [Image Quality and Documentation]
  • Presents completed exam and any patient historical data to radiologist/cardiologist for review.  Assists with image manipulation or additional imaging as requested.  Assists patient with dressing, answering any questions the patient may have regarding their exam and expectations of results, and releases patient with directions to exit the hospital if needed.  [Personal Productivity and Accountability]
  • Performs a wide range of Nuclear Medicine procedures demonstrating proficiency with camera acquisition and computer processing in assigned area.  Learns and adapts to new technology and helps develop the knowledge and competency of coworkers and students.  [Clinical Competence]
  • Maintains room in ready status by keeping room neat, supplies well stocked and equipment prepared for next patient.  Initiates and documents work order requests for any equipment that is not functioning properly.  [Safety and the Environment of Care]
 
Qualifications

What Will You Need:        

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • N/A
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
  • Associate degree or higher in health science related field

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Current valid State of Florida license as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist
  • Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist - CMNT OR
  • ARRT-N (American Registration of Radiologic Technologists)
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

  • N/A
 
Job Summary:

Under supervision, the Nuclear Medicine Technologist performs a variety of technical procedures in the utilization of radionuclides for the diagnosis and treatment of disease in humans.  Assumes a variety of responsibilities that will require independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative.  Authorized and delivers quality care to patients ranging from pediatric to geriatric.  Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



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

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