HOSPITAL CORPORATION OF AMERICA Nuclear Medicine Tech PRN in Independence, Missouri

Job Code: 09726-52074 PRN/Per Diem PRN CENTERPOINT MEDICAL CENTER INDEPENDENCE, MO NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGIST PRN CENTERPOINT MEDICAL CENTER features 221 private rooms, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with our high-tech services, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. In addition, we offer numerous features for visitors, including sleeper chairs in patient rooms, comfortable waiting areas, wireless internet access throughout the facility, and more. CENTERPOINT MEDICAL CENTER features the following: * Level II Trauma Center the only one in eastern Jackson County with 24/7 Emergency Services * An accredited Chest Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services * Orthopedic Services including Total Joints and Sports Medicine * An accredited Cancer Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator * Neuroscience Services for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries * Women s Services, including the only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in eastern Jackson County to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit * Outpatient Services, including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center, imaging, rehab and more. CENTERPOINT MEDICAL CENTER is currently looking for a NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGIST. RESPONSIBILITIES: * This position performs routine and emergency nuclear medicine and related procedures in accordance with the departmental policy and procedure manual and the Radiologist s request, producing exams of acceptable technical quality. * Knowledge of nuclear medicine operations, including NRC, state and other regulatory or accreditation agency regulations are required for this position as well as strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. * This position requires the ability to interact with patients, physicians, and personnel in a pleasant, positive and courteous manner. * The technologist in this department provides care for birth to pediatric, pediatric/child patients between 1 and 11 years of age; adolescent patients between 12 to 17 years of age; adult patients between 18 to 65 years of age and geriatric patients 65 years and older. QUALIFICATIONS: * Must be a graduate of a Radiology Program. * Current registration/licensure/certification in good standing with at least one of the following credentialing agencies. For new graduates, must become registered within six months of registry eligible date. * American Registry of Radiologic Technologists ARRT * American Society of Clinical Pathology ASCP * Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board NMTCB * Certification in BLS required. Last Edited: 04/12/2018We are committed to:Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect.Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve.Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.The policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, transfer, leaves or absence, compensation and training.Employer's Job# 09726-52074Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.