Thomas Jefferson Univ Nuclear Med Tech PRN in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary Responsibilities Operates and maintains nuclear medicine imaging equipment. Performs imaging of the body to assist radiologist in diagnosis of disease and injuries. Responsible for radiation safety and quality control procedures. Essential Functions Make up, draw and quality control of radiopharmaceuticals.Obtain complete history from the patient as relevant to the study and explain the procedure to be performed.Performs QC and operate all the equipment in the department. Set up equipment and patient to perform and analyze the study in accordance with the protocol. Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.Graduate of approved Nuclear Medicine Program.ARRT NMTCBBasic Life Support (BLS)#GDSince this position will require the selected candidate to engage in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance, supervision or training, you will be required to meet the requirements of the Child Protective Services Act,.and.nbsp; including the Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records check..and.nbsp; The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily.Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 full and part-time students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News .and.amp; World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation.and.#39;s best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans..and.nbsp;Employer.and.#39;s Job# 9236136Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.