Mercy Health

  • Nuclear Medicine Technologist

    Requisition ID
    2018-778765
    Category
    Radiology/Imaging
    Position Type
    Part Time
    Shift(s)
    Days
    Department
    Nuclear Medicine
    Location
    US-MO-Springfield
  • Overview

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    We’re a Little Different

     

    Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

     

    We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careersthat match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

     

    At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

     

    For the 2nd years in a row Mercy has been named one of the top five Large health Systems in the Nation by Truven Health Analytics.   

     

    • Benefits are available day one of employment.

     

     

    To learn more about Mercy Hospital-Springfield, please click on the below link for a short video:

     

     

    To learn more about the Springfield community, click here!

    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    The Nuclear Medicine Technologist will perform technical duties in the application of radionuclides for the diagnosis and treatment of disease in humans in compliance with guidelines of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission under the direction of a qualified physician and Chief Technologist, as appropriate. Responsible for optimizing patient services by interacting with the patients examined. Directly responsible to the Nuclear Medicine Administrative Director and Chief Technologist. All technical duties are performed under the direction and supervision of a licensed physician. Optimization of patient care always receives first priority. Performs related duties as assigned. Technologist will also be responsible for taking Call and working weekends as assigned by the Chief Technologist and Director-Nuclear Medicine.

    Qualifications:

     

    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

     

    • Formal Nuclear Medicine training in a degree or certificate program is required.
    • Continuing education credits (Society of Nuclear Medicine) will be required.
    • Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification Board - American Registry Radiological Technologist (Nuclear)
    • Must have a current American Heart Association healthcare provider card or complete a course within their probationary period.
    • Expected to have a complete and thorough understanding of the operation of all nuclear medicine equipment used in the Department.
    • Expected to be thoroughly familiar with all radiopharmaceuticals and to understand the physiology and objectives of each examination.

     

    We’ll Support You at Work and Home

     

    Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

     

    What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

     

    Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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