Medical Radiation Technologist – Nuclear Medicine

Company

Grey Bruce Health Services

Grey Bruce Health Services is a multi-site health care corporation with six hospital locations across Grey and Bruce Counties. Located 2 hours north of Toronto on the shores of Georgian Bay and Lake Huron, Grey-Bruce offers the perfect combination of natural paradise and urban convenience, appealing to recreation and cultural enthusiasts’ alike. In order to provide excellent medical care close to home for the approximately 150,000 residents, Grey Bruce Health Services runs a large secondary-level acuity Hospital in Owen Sound, as well as five small rural Hospitals in Lion’s Head, Wiarton, Southampton, Markdale and Meaford, each offering 24-hour Emergency care and a range of inpatient and ambulatory services.

Location

Owen Sound

Duties

Reporting to the Manager of Diagnostic Imaging, the Medical Radiation Technologist’s (MRT) key responsibilities include: performing General Nuclear Medicine and Nuclear Cardiology imaging and non-imaging procedures as outlined in the procedure manual; adjusting imaging parameters to ensure high quality studies and ensuring a safe working environment. The MRT provides instruction to patients before, during and after examinations and assesses relevance of the examination based on patient clinical history. It is the responsibility of the incumbent to maintain competency in the nuclear medicine examinations required and performed within the department. Duties are conducted in accordance with the Standards of Practice of the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario and the Health Professionals Act.

Requirements

Required Qualifications:

• 3 year community college or undergraduate degree
• Current registration with the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario in Radiography or eligible for registration
• Professional Liability Insurance
• Current registration with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologist (or eligible for registration)
• Working knowledge of the Standards of Practice of the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario and the Health Professionals Act
• Current PACS experience
• IV Certification course
• Advanced Computer Skills
• Proven interpersonal skills to successfully communicate with patients and staff
• Demonstrated ability in the following competencies: initiative/self-management, problem solving and accountability
• Able to identify process improvement opportunities and recommend solutions
• Able to maintain confidentiality
• Able to work independently and co-operatively as part of a team
• Positive advocate for professional body of Nuclear Medicine and the Imaging Department
• Availability to work all shifts, including weekends, and ability for multi-site coverage when required
• Recent satisfactory performance and attendance records
• Knowledge of and adherence to GBHS ‘CARE’ Behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence)
• Advocates and supports a culture of patient safety and demonstrates an understanding of how the department service and assigned responsibilities contribute to overall patient safety at GBHS through patient safety knowledge, skills and attitudes

Start Date

2021-06-30

Hours

Casual to 37.5 hours/wk

Salary

$32.99 - $44.22 / hour

Comments

In order to be considered for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to the Human Resources department by email at careers@gbhs.on.ca.

Thank you for your interest in employment at Grey Bruce Health Services. We have many exciting opportunities available. GBHS is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. Please notify Human Resources of any accommodation needs you may have during the recruitment and selection process. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. All information is collected for recruitment purposes only and will be held in strict confidence by GBHS.

Contact

Name

Stephanie McCartney

Display Name

Stephanie McCartney

Title

Recruitment Coordinator

Address

1800 8th Street East

Telephone

519-376-2121

Email

smccartney@gbhs.on.ca

Other Email

smccartney@gbhs.on.ca

Job Posting Link

Grey Bruce Health Serviceswebsite

Display Date

2021-06-22

Expiry Date

2021-08-31