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Nuclear Medicine PET/CT Technologist

Apricus Health

Created by Arizona physicians, Apricus Health is a healthcare company providing members a direct one-on-one relationship with healthcare providers and Care Navigators who are accessible from any location to diagnose and treat a wide range of medical conditions. Through robust technology, 24/7 care management and near real-time analytics, Apricus Health is changing the care delivery model, helping physicians who work in Value-Based Care environments improve care outcomes while reducing health costs.” For more information, visit https://apricushealth.com

Under the direction of an appropriately licensed healthcare provider, initiate and preform positron emission and computerized tomography procedures ordered with focused support of excellent customer service. This role supports safety with quality outcomes to support the determination of next steps in patient plan of care. Ability to complete a variety of technical procedures that require independent judgement to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnosis. Complete data entry using appropriate software packages for processing of images. Provide specialized technical skills, critical thinking, problem solving and medical knowledge including anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology. Correlates related patient data with the application of physics principles to obtain images for the determination of diagnosis. Be an active participant and supporter of radiation protection and safety. Obtain quality scans, process images then submit quality images that support patient safety, comfort and imaging needs.

Qualifications:

Education

Associate degree in Radiography and / or completed certificate program in Radiography.

Experience

One (1) year of medical image related experience that demonstrates an understanding of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Certification / Licensure:

Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT or ARRT)

Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB CT)

Must be licensed by the Arizona Department of Health Sciences (AZDHS)

Requires BLS. A BLS card obtained through an American Heart Association (AHA) training center is preferred and will be required within 3 months.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.

Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient’s status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his / her age specific needs and provide the care needed as described in the unit’s department policies and procedures.

Job Type: Full-time

COVID-19 considerations:
CDC guideline recommendations are being followed to support a safe environment for all.

 

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