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AdventHealth Nuclear Medicine Technologist PRN in Tarpon Springs, Florida

Description

Nuclear Medicine Tech AdventHealth North Pinellas

Location Address: 1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas

  • Great Culture

  • Top Quality outcomes

  • Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance

  • Leadership is accessible

  • Located on the Gulf of Mexico

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN Day Shift plus weekend call

You Will Be Responsible For:

Operates the Nuclear Medicine gamma camera, counters, computers, probes, scanners and other related equipment.

Reviews with nursing personnel the preparation and procedure to be performed on patients.

Prepares and administers radiopharmaceuticals to patients using sterile technique. This includes therapeutic doses.

Performs such procedures as organ imaging, both static and dynamic, physiological tracer (function) studies and radio assay studies.

Prepares exam room for patients and insures that needed supplies are at hand for each procedure.

Explains to the patient/family member the procedure and answers any questions relative to the procedure.

Monitors the patient in the scan room during the procedure.

Reviews image with Radiologist upon completion of the procedure.

Assists in the development of new techniques and procedures.

Assists the health physicist when needed.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • High School graduate or equivalent.

  • Completion of an AMA approved School of Radiologic Technology or Nuclear Medicine Technology.

  • ARRT Radiologic Technology (preferred)

  • BS Radiologic Technology (preferred

  • Current Florida State license in Nuclear Medicine or Radiologic Technology.

  • Current certification with ARRT or NMTCB

  • Basic Life Support Certification (American Heart Association)

Job Summary:

Performs Nuclear Medicine procedures. Performs a variety of technical procedures involving the administration of radionuclides for the in vitro/in vivo diagnosis and treatment of disease in humans.

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

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.

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