Sutter Health Nuclear Medicine Technologist Part Time Day Shift in Antioch, California
The Nuclear Medicine Technologist coordinates and performs quality diagnostic procedures in the specialty of Nuclear Medicine and Nuclear Cardiology. The NM technologist must possess and demonstrate knowledge of the following: radiation safety principles, anatomy/physiology, chemistry, physics and instrumentation, mathematics, medical terminology and pharmacology, venipuncture, safe patient transfer and positioning techniques, and ethical and professional conduct. The NM technologist prepares, administers and documents activities related to radioactive isotopes and adjunct medications. The incumbent is responsible for the operation of a variety of equipment used to image, post-process, and document the anatomy. The NM Technologist ensures accurate documentation, effective communications and demonstrates knowledge of age-appropriate criteria when working with all patients, which include high risk and critically ill patients. Responsible for accurate charge capture.
Population served includes neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatrics.
Education, Licensures and Certifications:
Graduation from accredited approved School of Nuclear Medicine Technology - Required
Certified Nuclear Medicine Tech - NMT - Required
Basic Life Support Certification - BLS - Required
Experience within a hospital environment - Required
Skills and Knowledge:
Complete understanding of Nuclear Medicine methodology, equipment, radiopharmaceuticals, basic radiation physics/biology, computer skills, human anatomy and physiology required.
Must have basic knowledge of NM dedicated computer systems and a working knowledge of PC systems.
Ability to work independently.
Must be able to communicate and deal effectively and professionally with our customers (i.e., physicians, employees, patients, general public).
Primary Location: California, East Bay, Antioch
Organization: Sutter Delta Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Job Shift: Day
Shift Hours: 10 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Every Other Weekend
Schedule: Part Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 40
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.