Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - West
Posted Date: 7/6/2021

Description

Under the direction of a nuclear medicine physician, performs imaging utilizing diagnostic equipment. Performs radio-pharmacy procedures, quality control procedures, and daily monitoring procedures under the nuclear medicine physician. Must be able to collaborate and effectively communicate with physicians, other health care professionals, and patients. To decide if a test is correctly ordered and provide the additional views for a quality study.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepares stock solutions of radio pharmaceuticals and materials; calculates and administers doses under the direct supervision of a Radiologist
  • Prepare and performs diagnostic exams on patients as prescribed by physician.
  • Explain medical procedures to the patient and answer question as prescribed by physician.
  • Maintain and operate imaging equipment
  • Follows radiation safety techniques and policies in the use and disposal of radioactive materials.
  • May prepare radioactive drugs and administer them to the patient
  • Responsible for the care and safety of patients undergoing exams.
  • Practices medical and surgical aseptic procedures
  • Compiles, keeps detailed records, and maintains quality assurance information.

Minimum Requirements

  • Associated Degree in Nuclear Medicine or related field
  • Minimum one-year experience
  • State License required for TX
  • National Registry ARRT or CNMT required

Position is Part-Time 32 hours per week

Physical Requirements
Standing, sitting, walking, speaking, listening, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping and manipulating tools, typing, using peripheral computer tools

About Steward Health Care Systems

Steward Health Care is the largest private, tax-paying physician-led health care network in the United States. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Steward operates 35 hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 42,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes multiple urgent care centers and skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,900 beds under management, and approximately 2.2 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services.

The Steward Health Care Network includes 5,000 physicians across 800 communities who help to provide more than 12 million patient encounters per year. Steward Medical Group, the company's employed physician group, provides more than six million patient encounters per year. The Steward Hospital Group operates hospitals in Malta and nine states across the U.S., including Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

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