HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nuclear Medicine Technologist PRN in Salem VA, Virginia
Starting in 1909 as a 26-bed facility in the Roanoke Valley, LewisGale has been dedicated to caring for and preserving life for more than a century. Today, our health system has grown to include four hospitals, two cancer centers, six outpatient centers, and 700 affiliated physicians. Our expansive network stretches from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, giving us the privilege to serve more than 250,000 patients each year.
Our Mission and Vision at LewisGale above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. The vision of LewisGale is to be recognized as the healthcare provider and the employer of choice in Southwest Virginia.
If you are looking to work for a high-quality healthcare organization delivering services in the Southwest Virginia and New River Valley area, apply online and learn more.
At HCA, we believe our success is dependent on a Healthy Work Environment where caregivers, staff, administrators, physicians and volunteers are at the core of a patients-first culture. At the heart of everything we do is applying the same compassion and commitment we have for our patients to our co-workers and colleagues. We work hard to create a place where employees feel empowered to provide the best care possible and experience a rewarding career.
Our commitment to a Healthy Work Environment includes a focus on five key areas - Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation/Rewards and Staffing. We know if we do well in each of these areas, our employees will be able to provide the safest, highest-quality and most compassionate service to our patients.
*SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS *
Documents patient information, presents correct information for interpretation, and performs other non-clinical duties to support procedure completion.
Performs all aspects of radiopharmaceutical preparation for scintigraphic, bioassay, and therapeutic procedures and disposes of radioactive trash according to department policy and Nuclear Regulatory Commission standards.
Performs imaging and therapeutic procedures according to requirements.**If a RN is not available, certified technologists may have access to the emergency medications at the direction of the attending physician.
Performs non-clinical activities pertinent to equipment maintenance and NRC regulations for Quality Control and radiation monitoring.
Efficiently & consistently operates Meditech Information System, PACS, EMAR, and Unit Dose Manager.
Maintains appropriate supplies and a clean and organized working environment.
Participates in continuing education activities to expand/enhance knowledge of Nuclear Medicine.
Takes call after regular hours.
EXPERIENCE Required Experience in Nuclear Medicine. (May include experience in formal NM training program) Preferred Three years experience in hospital Nuclear Medicine department.
*EDUCATION * Required -Graduate of accredited school of Nuclear Medicine. Preferred-CNMT Registered
Title: Nuclear Medicine Technologist PRN
Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00005-19476