Providence Health & Services Nuclear Medicine Technologist in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Nuclear Medicine Technologist to Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland, OR. This is an unbenefited, per diem position. The possible shifts to work would be day shift, from 6am-5pm, Monday - Friday. There is a possibilty to take call if desired, and there is one week a year mandated and one holiday.
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 hospitals include: Providence St. Vincent Medical Center (PSVMC), Providence Portland Medical Center (PPMC), Providence Milwaukie Hospital (PMH), and Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center (PWFMC).**
Required qualifications for this position include:
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)
Current Oregon Board of Imaging (OBMI) as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist ( New graduates must have OBMI temporary license upon hire and obtain permanent license within 6 months)
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA BLS) for Healthcare Provider certification
Computer skills and knowledge of keyboard functionality
Completion of pledge to Image Gently/Image Wisely within 1 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 working experience as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist
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As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
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Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Ultrasound Technologist
Req ID: 210116