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Nuclear Med Tech Adv

  • Job ID: 651372211
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: shifts: 5:30a-2p, 6:30a-3p, 7:00a-3:30p, 7:30a-4p
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Passavant
  • Department: Nuclear Medicine
  • Location: 9100 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh PA 15237
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $26.78 to $40.02 / hour

Description

*NEW Sign-On Bonus available* (for external and eligible candidates)

$6,000 with a two-year commitment! In a FT and FT-FLEX status (Part-Time status will received prorated ½ rate) 

 

Purpose:
Performs imaging procedures at an advanced level not requiring constant supervision. Competently performs a variety of advanced technical procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnostic purposes.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Monitors quality control activities and demonstrates advanced level of knowledge in nuclear medicine by providing patient care as defined by the most up to day protocols and procedures.
  • Interacts with patients and co-workers by displaying the values of caring, listening, dignity and respect.
  • Demonstrates the ability to function independently, and is able to cover off shifts, on-call responsibilities, and perform services at satellite facilities, where applicable, while continually communicating with lead and management team.
  • Performs all responsibilities of Level I Nuclear Medicine tech including maintains proper records of radiopharmaceuticals and calculates, measures and records patient dose. Performs all quality control checks on imaging and non-imaging equipment. Properly identifies all patients and provides instructions for exams. Competently performs all nuclear medicine exams and codes and tracks exams in RIS.
  • Assist with educating staff and student technologists to provide technical guidance and education.
  • Performs or assists Clinical Specialist in performing QA, regulatory testing, and other technical and research initiatives.
  • Participates in standardization activities with system-level workgroups.
  • Works directly with Radiologists regarding protocol development.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited Nuclear Medicine Technology Program required.
  • 2 Years nuclear medicine experience required.
  • Must have obtained a performance review rating of strong/solid/good on most recent performance review to be eligible for promotion.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
ARRT(N) or CNMT registrySecondary registry requiredCPR or BLS RequiredCPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
 

  • ARRT Certificate OR Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification (NMTC)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 31 Child Abuse Reporting with renewal
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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