Nuclear Medicine Pet CT Technologist Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/21/2021

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    11/21/2021
  • Job ID:
    21036170
  • Job Family
    Radiology/Imaging
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description
Nuclear Medicine Pet CT Technologist Full Time Days
AdventHealth Palm Coast
Location: 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

Shift/Hours:

M-F with shifts starting anywhere between 6a-8a.  Rotating call to involve nights and weekends.

You will be responsible for:

  • Performs Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Imaging studies. Positions patient and equipment, changes collimators, selects technical factor and processes data to produce images meeting Radiologist standards, in a safe and timely manner. 
  • Handles, administers, calculates dosage and prepares Radionuclides as required.
  • Maintains records in accordance with departmental policy and procedures as well as within state requirements.
  • Processes images with correct patient demographic and examination information.  Submits images, with adequate clinical information for review by Radiologist, as appropriate.
  • Uses computer to maintain radioactive material records as well as quality assurance records, disposal records as required by department policy and State regulations. 
  • Maintains radioactive materials 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.
  • Performs direct patient care duties within technologist’s scope of practice.  Utilizes proper infection control and BSI techniques. 
  • Performs basic patient care, including monitoring of patient condition, caring for patient comfort, safety, and privacy. 
  • Performs basic equipment maintenance, coordinating service calls as required. 

Qualifications
What you will need:
  • Graduate of an A.R.R.T. or N.M.T.C.B approved program
  • Current State of Florida Department of Health Nuclear Medicine license. 
  • A.R.R.T or N.M.T.C.B. registration
  • BLS required. 

Job Summary:

Performs Nuclear Medicine/PET/CT Imaging studies. Handles, administers, calculates dosage and prepares Radionuclide.  Maintains records in accordance with departmental policy and procedures as well as within state requirements. Performs basic patient care within scope of practice and to departmental standards.  Responsibility to adhere to the AdventHealth compliance plan, to the rules and regulations of all local, state, and Federal agencies, and to the standards of all accrediting bodies.

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

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