Job Description

PET or Nuclear Medical Technologist - Per Diem

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Job Description

The PET / Nuc Med Tech is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for patient assessment relative to the performance of Nuclear Medicine procedures to include PET imaging; promotes radiation safety for self and patients; demonstration of safe and effective patient care.  Preparation of radiopharmaceuticals and the performance of scanning procedures for both in-patients and outpatients, working under the supervision of a Board Certified Radiologist. Demonstrates competence in performing all the duties of the nuclear medicine technologist. Ability to participate in the call rotation if needed. Starts IV’s as needed for NM/PET patients. Position patients for CT scans using immobilization and protective equipment as necessary. Maintains requirements for licensure/certification within timeframes established by regulatory agency. CPR Certified.

Requirements:

Graduate of an approved school of Nuclear Medicine Technology

Licensed in the State of Pennsylvania

ARRT or NMCT registered with minimum of one year experience performing nuclear medicine scans with preference in PET imaging

CPR Certification Required

Strong communication and patient care skills.  Must have excellent knowledge of all aspects of nuclear medicine and PET imaging

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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