Nuclear Medicine
10 Hour Shift
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
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  • Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
    • Works under the supervision of the Supervisor and Staff Radiologist. Performs a variety of radiology procedures utilizing all aspects of the equipment. Responsible for producing films as needed. Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Reports to
    • Supervisor, Nuclear Medicine
  • Supervises
    • None
  • Ages of Patients
    • Pediatric
    • Adolescent
    • Adult
    • Geriatric
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
    • High Potential
  • Qualifications
    • Education
      • N/A
    • Licensure/Certification
      • Required: ARRT or NMTCB or ASCP, California State license, American Heart Association BLS
    • Experience
      • Required: Will consider new graduates.
  • Essential Responsibilities
    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.
    • Obtain all pertinent medical information from patient to identify age specific needs.
    • Performs Radiographic procedures of high technical quality.
    • Utilizes proper radiation protection to protect patient from excessive radiation.
    • Proficient in use of all equipment reporting all deficiencies to immediate supervisor
    • Maintains x-ray rooms neatly and stocked for exams and at end of shift.
    • Eagerly assists in other areas of the Radiology department as assigned.
    • Efficiently completes a typical days work within scheduled shift.
    • Able to take on additional procedures during periods of heavy work load.
    • Uses time between procedures to maintain a safe clean environment.
    • Uses time between procedures to insure supplies are of adequate levels.
    • Uses hospital information management system for patient demographics and other patient information.
    • Communicates pertinent information and unfinished tasks to relief personnel.
    • Communicates with co-workers piror to breaks and lunches to ensure continuity of workflow.
    • Complies with departmental plan to meet budget goals.
    • Completes procedure with high technical quality to produce a high quality recording of the procedure.
    • Communicates observations of patient condition changes to RN/MD.
    • Provides safe patient environment at all times;
      • Stays with patient who may be in danger of falling and hurting themselves.
      • Safe transportation of patient.
      • Correctly identifies patient by use of arm band.
    • Demonstrates and maintains aseptic technique during a procedure.
    • Demonstrates cost effectiveness by using judgment when opening and using supplies.
    • Properly disposes of all sharps and biohazardous waste.