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Nuclear Medicine/PET Technologist

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Christiana Care Health System, with locations in Wilmington and Newark, DE, is one of the largest health care providers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Named one of "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report, we have an excess of 1,100 beds between our two hospitals (Christiana Hospital and Wilmington Hospital) and are committed to providing the best patient care in the region.

 

ChristianaCare is currently recruiting for two Full Time Nuclear Medicine Technologist position. The successful candidate will work primarily at Christiana Hospital but will rotate to Wilmington and/or the Helen F Graham Cancer Center. They will work days with weekend, holiday and on-call rotations. The successful candidate will perform diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures and PET/CT procedures in adherence to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and State of Delaware Regulations and to assist physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases.

 

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

Performs diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures.

Maintains compliance with local, state, and federal regulations as specified in NRC and state licenses. Complies with JCAHO regulations.

Demonstrates complete knowledge in all nuclear medicine procedures, equipment, and quality control.

Performs PET/CT procedures and quality control as defined by department protocols.

Administers all contrast media under physician supervision.

Demonstrates complete knowledge and proficiency in the use of all contrast media injectors.

Completes all technical assigned imaging and non-imaging procedures in the designated scheduled times.

Prepares, verifies, documents and administers all radiopharmaceuticals.

 

Requirements:

Associates Degree in Nuclear Medicine Technology

Certification in Nuclear Medicine and CT and a State License in both

Certification in CPR

 

Christiana Care offers:

Full Medical, Dental, Vision and other insurance benefits

403 (b) with an employer match

Generous Paid Time Off

 

 

EEO Statement:

UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.

 

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 856467

Posted On: Oct 11, 2021

Updated On: Oct 24, 2021