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We are searching for a Nuclear Radiology Specialist - someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you’ll perform exceptional quality routine and specialized radiographic procedures at the request licensed independent practitioner for interpretation by radiologists. You’ll also integrate scientific knowledge; technical skills, patient interaction and compassionate care resulting in diagnostic information, and recognize patient conditions essential for successful completion of the procedure.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.
Graduate of a formal diagnostic Radiology program
Must possess Medical Radiologic Technologist Certification through the Texas Department of State Health Services
Nuclear Medicine Technologist (NMT) certifications issued by NMTCB OR Nuclear Medicine ARRT – R.T. (N) certification issued by ARRT
Three (3) years of Nuclear Medicine experience
Checks room daily for adequate stock necessary to facilitate continuous exam flow
Maintains appropriate inventory as indicated by posted par levels and updates supply lists when items are needed
Confirms patient identity with approved identifiers
Provides clear and detailed information regarding the procedure to the patient, family and others
Provides information to patients, health care providers, students and the public concerning the role and responsibilities of individuals in the profession
Working independently performs routine and complex, portable, STAT, urgent, on-call and intraoperative diagnostic radiographic and fluoroscopy cases, while accurately demonstrating anatomy and pathology through proper diagnostic scanning
Serves as a resource to others through assisting and educating them on procedures
Expert knowledge of information management systems: demonstrates systems functionalities, accurately performs functions independently and serves as a resource to others
Documents fluoroscopic time and radiation exposure
Accurately and independently performs procedures, identifies and resolves issues. Seeks experiences and knowledge in the technical area to gain expertise
Leads efforts associate with quality and process improvement
Positions self in challenging situations and responds with confidence, professionalism, and accuracy in the face of multiple demands and shifting priorities
Build rapport and facilitate communication outside of the department. Network, coordinate activities, become a sought after contact person within the working group
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