Since 1917, Emanuel has been the heart of healthcare in Turlock, California, providing incredible high-quality care with compassion to the patients we serve. Emanuel Medical Center is more than a medical facility, we are a community resource that tries to help people live better, healthier lives.
Requires comprehensive understanding of related technology, independent judgement and complete knowledge of all Federal and California Regulatory Commissions rules and regulations. Performs duties directly involved with variety of technical procedures in the application of radionuclides for the diagnosis and treatment of diseases in humans. Responsible for the assessment, treatment or care appropriate to the ages of the patients served. Demonstrate the ability to interpret information in terms of the patientï¿½s needs; possesses knowledge of growth and development; and has an understanding of the range of treatment needed for these patient groups. Functions under the direction of the Director or Manager of Radiology and in consultation with the Medical Director designated by the client facility.
Under minimal supervision, performs basic Nuclear Medicine procedures, as requested by a licensed physician. Exercises professional judgment in providing healthcare services, to assist in diagnosis or treatment of patients in all age groups from newborn to elderly. Is skilled in the area of Nuclear Medicine. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Produces high quality diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using radiopharmaceuticals and nuclear med equipment
Assists practitioner with operation of radiation detection equipment
Orders radiopharmaceuticals for nuclear medicine procedures and prepares them for injection, ingestion or inhalation
Identifies radioactive substance to complete procedures
Processes and files films as needed
Graduate of an approved School of Nuclear Medicine. California certified Radiologic Technologist certification preferred. Current California State Nuclear Medicine license required. ARRT(N) or NMTCB preferred. BLS required Graduate of an approved School of Radiologic Technology preferred. One year of Nuclear Medicine experience preferred. Able to adapt exam routines and techniques when necessary to optimize quality of exam. Must have intricate knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy and basic understanding of human physiology. Ability to work closely with Radiologist, hospital staff, peers and Referring Physicians. Must have working knowledge of all facets of Nuclear Imaging and processing techniques, equipment and radiation safety.
Wage Range: $47.09 - $63.29
Job: Nuclear Med
Primary Location: Turlock, California
Facility: Emanuel Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005032113
About Emanuel Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.