Providence Health & Services Nuclear Medicine Technologist in Newberg, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Nuclear Medicine Technologist (0.8 FTE, Evenings) to Providence Newberg Medical Center in Newberg, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Perform Nuclear Medicine examinations for diagnostic and therapeutic (site specific) purposes, while under the direction of a physician.

  • Prepare patient, prepare and administer prescribed dose of radioactive pharmaceuticals and non-radioactive pharmaceuticals, and perform calculations and manipulates data according to established parameters.

  • Assure proper preparation and/or ordering of radioactive material, calibrate equipment, assure appropriate quality control, monitor patients and perform other duties as assigned.

Candidate will spend an apportioned amount of their FTE rotating from one or more of the Portland Service Area (PSA) hospitals. The PSA hospials include: Providence St. Vincent Medical Center (PSTV), Providence Portland Medical Center (PPMC), and Providence Milwaukie Hospital (PMH).**

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI) as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist

  • Current American Registry of Radiologic Technology in Nuclear medicine (ARRT)(N) or Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) certification

  • New graduates must be board eligible and obtain permanent certification within 6 months of hire

  • New graduates must have OBMI temporary license upon hire and obtain permanent license within 6 months

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Computer skills and knowledge of keyboard functionality

  • Completion of pledge to Image Gently/Image Wisely within one month of hire

  • Ability to read, write and speak English

  • Expert knowledge of anatomy and physiology, imaging principles and practices, as well as the ability to obtain high-quality images

  • Adherence to appropriate professional credentialing practice standards

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years of clinical experience as Nuclear Medicine Technologist

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging

Location: Oregon-Newberg

Req ID: 138651