Nuclear Medical Technologist
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Northwest Healthcare Houghton radiology team in a beautiful, new hospital environment. Seeking a Nuclear Medical Technologist PT - Days - to join our team at Northwest Healthcare. Our focus is on high quality patient care through patient assessment, critical thinking skills, time management and teamwork.
Up to $2,500.00 sign on bonus for qualified/eligible Nuclear Medical Tech
Summary: Under limited supervision, manages department, establishes policies, procedures, standards and objectives for the provision of nuclear medicine services: evaluates performance and maintains quality assurance; coordinates with other departments to provide maximum level of services to patients. Administers isotope dosage accurately following established departmental procedures: accurately records dosage administered. Observes patient during procedure and reports any unusual occurrences to appropriate personnel. Ensures delivery of quality nuclear medicine services for patients including acting as an educational resource. Evaluates nuclear medicine functions/practices on an on going basis. When necessary, develops and performs clinical trials and design imaging, and reviews, updates, and writes technical protocols for studies performed in the nuclear medicine division. Introduces and demonstrates new techniques, equipment and research findings to staff.
Opening early 2022, Northwest Medical Center Houghton is a 52-bed, full-service hospital serving Tucson's east side. With a cath lab, labor and delivery unit, intensive care and neonatal intensive care units, full lab and radiology services and four operating rooms supporting a broad array of specialties, Northwest Medical Center Houghton holds plenty of opportunity for applicants. Whether caring for patients at the bedside or supporting the hospital in a non-clinical role, we're excited to build a team who can really make an impact on our community. NMC Houghton is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.