Apr 20, 2022

Quality Assurance Nuclear Medicine Technologist (Georgetown)

  • Tidelands Health
  • Myrtle Beach, SC, USA
Imaging

Job Description

Quality Assurance Nuclear Medicine Technologist (Georgetown)

Posted Date 1 week ago(4/18/2022 9:23 AM)
Job ID 2022-10537 Type Full Time, Non-Exempt Location US-SC-Myrtle Beach Area Shift Weekday - Days

Responsibilities

Position Summary: The Quality Assurance Nuclear Medicine Technologist (QANMT) provides quality control and performance improvement analysis and contributes to action plans to improve day to day operations in all Nuclear Medicine areas as well as general operational issues. The QANMT serves as the primary educator and “go-to” technologist for all Nuclear Medicine technologists for all Facilities of Tidelands Health and provides assistance in forming policies, programs, and protocols. The QANMT assures all Nuclear Medicine departments operate within SC DHEC and Joint Commission standards and assures accreditations and licensures for all Tidelands Health facilities. The QANMT creates and maintains an effective line of communication with all staff, physicians, directors, and assistant directors while helping define and provide excellent patient care. The QANMT completes accurate medical record documentation and observes for opportunities for efficiency and accuracy improvements. The QANMT performs diagnostic Nuclear Medicine procedures with proper documentation, provides excellent patient care, demonstrates excellent customer service, and assumes “on call” rotation on a regular basis. Technologists are required to cover all sites as necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS

Experience:

- Minimum of three (3) years Nuclear Medicine experience, required.

- Prior Nuclear Medicine experience, preferred.

- Healthcare based quality and patient safety initiative experience, preferred.

License/Certifications:

- Current & active certification as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT) with the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) or The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

- American Heart Association Healthcare provider course with Advanced Life Support (ACLS) certification required to be initially completed with the TH Organizational Development Office within 30 calendar days of hire date (exceptions to obtain certification from a provider other than the TH Organizational Development Office are approved by TH Organizational Development on a case by case basis). BLS Recertification is required every two (2) years.

Skills:

- Knowledge of Anatomy and Nuclear Medicine scanning techniques, required.

- Knowledge of Normal and Abnormal Anatomy, Physics, Computer Skills and Medical Terminology, required.

- Familiarity with Microsoft programs to include Word, Excel, and Outlook, required.

- Strong organization and multitasking skills, required.

- Prior experienced with Meditech, preferred.

Physical Requirements: Medium Physical Agility Test (PAT) Rating

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) required to stand, sit, and walk; occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of the time) to use hands, fingers; and frequently to talk or hear. The employee must exert 20 to 35 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 15 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.