Ascension Health Nuclear Medicine Technologist in Manhattan, Kansas

Job ID: 202980

Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Manhattan, Kansas

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Tech-Nuclear Med-Clinic/Region

City, State: Manhattan, KS

Location: Via Christi Manhattan

Department: Nuclear Medicine 001

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating

Nuclear Medicine department works 6am - 2:30pm M-F

About Us

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Tech-Nuclear Med-Clinic/Region performs nuclear medicine therapeutic and diagnostic procedures providing quality images to radiologists and physicians for interpretation.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains and operates cameras that detect and map radioactive drugs in a patient's body to create diagnostic images.

  • Positions patients and selects anatomic and technical factors accurately.

  • Orders, prepares, administers, and disposes of radiopharmaceuticals according to established protocols.

  • Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines.

  • Communicates patient care issues with physicians.

  • Anticipates patient/families needs and assists in exceeding customer expectations in meeting needs.

  • Covers department call as scheduled.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1.5 Months (45 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Radiology Technician credentialed from the Kansas Board of Healing Arts obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Certified Nuclear Medical Tech credentialed from the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Radiologic Technologist specializing in Nuclear Medicine credentialed from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Technical School

  • Associates degree (AA), or equivalent, from JRCERT approved college or technical school program and graduate of accredited Nuclear Medicine Program (NMTCB)

Work Experience:

  • One year nuclear medicine technology experience preferred.

How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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