Nuclear Medicine Technician, Per Diem, Varied Shifts & Hours
September 5, 2018
Pennington, New Jersey
Part Time - Experienced
Allied Health, Nuclear Medicine
Capital Health is the region's leader in advanced medicine with significant investments in advanced technologies and the best physicians. Comprising its two hospitals (Capital Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton and the Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell) and the Capital Health - Hamilton outpatient facility, Capital Health is a growing healthcare organization that is accredited by The Joint Commission. Capital Health has also received Magnet® status for the fourth consecutive time in recognition of its quality patient care, innovations in professional nursing practice, and nursing excellence. Only 29 organizations in the country have received Magnet status four times and five of those organizations are in New Jersey. In addition, our nursing team received special recognition for excellence in stroke and outpatient emergency care.
Demonstrates a thorough understanding of nuclear medicine principles and theory, anatomy, positioning and technique for obtaining optimal imaging studies. Demonstrates radiation protection and safety for patients and staff as outlined in department protocols and regulatory guidelines.
Maintains radiation exposure reading within the ALARA (As Low As Reasonably Achievable) limits.
Assists physicians in the performance of various studies using standard department protocols and appropriate radiation protection and infection control procedures.
Completes ancillary tasks to ensure efficient and consistent departmental operations. Correctly identifies patients and files to ensure a high degree of accuracy.
Enters written and electronic data to provide all pertinent data to radiologists to assist in the interpretation of imaging studies as evidenced by written documentation.
Graduation from an accredited school of nuclear medicine.
Basic computer skills.
Nuclear Med Tech License.
Easy commute from PA and major NJ routes.
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