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Nuclear Med PET-CT Technologist - FT

Erlanger Medical Center Chattanooga, TN
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Job Summary:
Under the supervision of the Nuclear Medicine Team Leader, and/or radiologist(s), performs a variety of high quality diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures as well as PET/CT procedures. Must be able to function independently and as part of a medical imaging team, and be available for emergency on-call duties as related to Nuclear Medicine.

Education:
Required:
A graduate of an ARRT approved radiologic technology program. Reference: https://www.arrt.org/Education/ (compliant with all continuing education mandates).

Preferred:
None

Experience:
Required:
Medical and/or hospital clinical experience required with advanced computer skills.
3-5 years PET/CT clinical experience

Preferred:
Experience with Siemens PET/CT equipment highly preferred
Hospital clinical experience
Proven PET/CT program development during initial phases and beyond

Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required:
ARRT (N) Certified and registered (compliant with all continuing education mandates) and/or
CNMT certified and registered (compliant with all continuing education mandates)
BLS Certified or within 30 days of hire.

Preferred:
NMTCB PET certification
ARRT CT certification
ACLS

Department Position Summary:
Under the supervision of the Nuclear Medicine Team Leader, and/or radiologist(s), performs high quality diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Performs all Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT procedures and assists with specialized tasks. Performs quality control on all Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT equipment.

The employee must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide comprehensive care appropriate to the age of the patients seen in the Nuclear Medicine PET/CT Department.

The employee must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the units policies and procedures.

Mission: To improve the health of people we touch
Vision: To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system

R.E.S.P.E.C.T.: We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Responsiveness
Enthusiasm
Safety
Privacy
Excellence
Communication
Teamwork


Job Details

Date Posted December 5, 2018
Date Closes March 5, 2019
Requisition 23761
Located In Chattanooga, TN
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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