WellStar Health Systems Nuclear Med Tech - PRN in LaGrange, Georgia
At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
The Nuclear Medicine Technologist assists with providing safe, age appropriate care to the patient by performing all exams provided by the department according to department procedures. The technologist has the knowledge and ability to properly and safely obtain a quality diagnostic study. He/she is responsible for performing a wide variety of technical procedures requiring independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative in the utilization of the equipment for the diagnosis and/or treatment of diseases. The technologist is able to independently perform job functions. He/she sets up the equipment to provide imaging service and positions patient for the procedure.
Required Minimum Education
- Graduate of an approved AMA Nuclear Medicine Program
Required Minimum Certirfication
ARRT-N or CNMT
Required Minimum Experience
- One (1) year experience in a clinical setting caring for patients (may include clinical rotations)
Preferred Minimum Experience
- Prefer one (1) year NM (Nuclear Medicine) experience
Required Minimum SKills
Must exhibit excellent communication skills because this position requires frequent verbal and written communications with: physicians, patients, visitors, departmental staff and nursing staff
The employee obtains, presents and discusses clinical information regarding job responsibilities on a routine basis
Candidate must be able to explain or give directions to maintain goodwill, and obtain cooperation with all contacts
Must possess the ability to function independently and under pressure while still actively participating in a team environment
Position requires the employee to exhibit excellent customer service skills at all times
Must be able to perform effectively in a stressful and fast paced work environment
Must have the ability to prioritize appropriately
Must be detail oriented and have the capacity to effectively multitask throughout the work shift
Must have excellent communication skills and the capacity to interact professionally with a variety of “customers”, including but not limited to patients, families, co-workers, volunteers, and physicians throughout the work shift
Must possess the ability to function independently, yet productively as a cooperative team member with various work teams associated with the position
Must be compliant, with a willingness to follow all Hospital policies as well as the established practices, protocols and procedures of the position, department and applicable professional standards
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.
Department Nuclear Medicine
Facility WellStar West Georgia Medical Center
Category Allied Health
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