Job Information

AdventHealth Nuclear Medicine Multimodality Technologist in Kissimmee, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Varies

The community you’ll be caring for:

  • AdventHealth Kissimmee is a 242-bed community-focused hospital

  • Conveniently located near Walt Disney World

  • The team is here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties

  • AdventHealth Kissimmee has recently expanded our existing tower by 3-floors and 80-beds, including new ancillary spaces such as Inpatient Rehab, Inpatient Dialysis, Laboratory, and Imaging services

The role you’ll contribute:

Nuclear Medicine Technologist will be responsible for performing Radiographic Imaging procedures independently. Handles, prepares, calculates dosage and administers radionuclides and interventional medications under the direction of an authorized user. Maintains records in accordance with departmental and state requirements. Assists the radiation safety officer as needed. Responsible for patient transportation to imaging room. Will position patient appropriately to obtain quality diagnostic images that are delivered to radiologist for interpretation via PACS system by technologist. Responsible to assist Radiologist for any required procedure. Will perform clerical duties and assist in radiology department as needed. Performs basic patient care within scope of practice and to departmental standards. Responsibility to adhere to the Corporate Compliance plan, to the rules and regulations of all local, state, and federal agencies, and to the standards of all accrediting bodies. Responsible for primary modality and a minimum of one additional modality.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Performs quality nuclear imaging exams using proper equipment along with radiation protection practices. To follow appropriate protocols. To verify prescriptions to ensure the proper test is being performed. Orders, prepares, calculates dosage, and administers radionuclides and/or interventional medications as directed by an authorized user. Responsible for checking next day schedules to avoid any scheduling complications

  • Maintains records in accordance with the departmental policy and procedures as well as within state requirements including using the dose computer or paper tracking system. Maintain documentation for QA done on cameras and all other equipment including survey meters dose calibrators and glucose meter. Assist the radiation safety officer when needed

  • Uses EMR to start and complete exams correctly

  • Follow all NRC or agreement state regulations

  • Manages radiopharmaceuticals and waste and maintains records in accordance with local, state and federal regulations

  • Adheres to institutional RAM license specifics

  • Verifies transmission of images into PACS via standard workflow process and completes required documentation for Radiologist support

  • Enters all technical information relating to exam. Takes appropriate history that is documented on scanned requisition. Monitors online worklist during worked hours and at shift change

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :

  • Associates degree or equivalent from accredited program

  • One year of technical experience

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • ARRT(R)(NM) or (NMTCB)

  • Dual registered with ARRT(CT)

  • Florida Nuclear Medicine License

  • BLS

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

Category: Radiology/Imaging

Organization: AdventHealth Kissimmee

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Kissimmee

Req ID: 22033881

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.