Nuclear Medicine Technologist Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/15/2021


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Job 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.

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.

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