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Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Job ID: 95421 Date posted: May 08, 2019

  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Radiology Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Part-Time

Responsibilities

Summary

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist produces high quality exams in compliance with department policy and procedures and guidelines.  Demonstrates commitment to providing safe, efficient quality care.  Provides pre and post procedure education to patient and family.  Verify physician order and utilizes RIS correctly to complete all documentation.

Sharp Grossmont's Nuclear Medicine Department has two cameras.  Both cameras are Siemans Symbias, Evo SPECT, and Intevo Spect CT.  We also have a Philips Gemini TF16 slice PETCT scanner located at the Out Patient Imaging Center, which is operated by the Sharp Grossmont technologists. We work with both inpatients and outpatients and perform a wide variety of studies, including Cardiac exams.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital’s Imaging Services department provides state-of-the-art imaging services to the East County community.  This dynamic and versatile imaging department includes radiology, CT and MRI scanning, nuclear medicine, interventional radiology, ultrasound and PETCT imaging.  Staff employs the most advanced radiology and diagnostic technologies in both an inpatient and outpatient environment.  The Radiology Team has a commitment to excellence in patient care and work in a collaborative team environment.  Employees include licensed technologist, RN’s, imaging assistants and administrative support staff.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 536 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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Location

This position is located at Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa, CA in San Diego County.

 
Hours
8-hour shifts; Part-time (.6) position to work variable Days shift hours; weekends as needed; call is required
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
 
  • Satisfactory completion of formal training program in an AMA approved school and meets the requirements of an appropriate State and/or Federal mandated certification or equivalent.
  • CNMT(NMTCB) or CNMT(ARRT)
  • CA - NMT license
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers by the American Heart Association
  • Ability to perform all standard Nuclear Medicine/PETCT procedures
  • Strong customer service experience
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Computer skills
  • Highly effective problem solving and communication skills
  • Ability to work in team oriented environment
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
 
  • One or more years’ experience as a Nuclear Medicine Tech
  • CT certified by the ARRT or NMTCB to perform PET/CT and or Spect/CT
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
 

Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

 

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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