Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Ephrata Community Hospital - Part Time

Ephrata, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 74557

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Nuclear Medicine Team Leader, performs a variety of routine and advanced clinical diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures at an intermediate to beginning specialist skills and knowledge level.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Performs diagnostic and therapeutic Nuclear Medicine procedures. Prepares radio-pharmaceuticals for administration to patients. Determines appropriate dosage required based on study to be performed.
  2. Obtains patient history, reviews patient condition and administers accurate radio-pharmaceutical dosage following established departmental procedures. Monitors patient during procedure and reports any unusual occurrences to appropriate personnel.
  3. Introduces and demonstrates new techniques, equipment, and research findings to staff.
  4. Checks equipment, supplies and accessories on a regular basis.
  5. Develops film including evaluating film for technical quality.
  6. Schedules cases to coordinate with other patient examinations.
  7. Positions and transfers patients safely and comfortably and explains basic procedure.
  8. Immobilizes patients as necessary and practices radiation safety procedures.
  9. Prepares and maintains written documentation as required by the profession and the department.

Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree
  • Certification/registration/license as required; Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required
  • 2 - 3 years experience 
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WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

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Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

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Lancaster City was the capital of Pennsylvania from 1799 to 1812. Today, Lancaster County includes a vibrant downtown business district, desirable suburban neighborhoods and sprawling agricultural farms. Life in Lancaster County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, an independent professional baseball team, fine dining and more. When visiting Lancaster, one can't help but recognizing the influence of the Pennsylvania Dutch — farm-to-table and beyond.

Conveniently located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lancaster is within an easy commute to major cities and has ready access to public transportation. Residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services. (Patient population: 535,000)