MRT – Nuclear Medicine
The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)
Welcome to SickKids. We look forward to receiving your application for our MRT Nuclear Medicine opportunity!
Don’t miss a great opportunity to join our award-wining organization. SickKids has been voted one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for the 8th year in a row. We’ve been recognized as a top employer for young people, a top family friendly employer, and a top employer in the GTA. Newsweek Magazine also ranked SickKids as the top paediatric health-care centre in the world for 2022!
We are looking for a qualified MRT to join our team.
This MRT Nuclear Medicine position demands a thorough familiarity of all procedures performed within Nuclear Medicine. The Nuclear Medicine Technologist has gained a higher level of competency by completing advanced practice training above the basic designation and performs a variety of imaging procedures. These procedures require independent judgement, ingenuity and initiative that entail more responsibility and/or are more invasive.
Here’s What You’ll Get To Do:
Produce quality medical images for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes upon the request of a physician while ensuring the safety of patients, their family members/caregivers and staff.
IV and bladder catheter insertion
Carry out delegated acts.
Evaluate all scans for technical quality.
Radiopharmaceutical handling and administration.
Correlate and convey the significance of patient symptoms, lab results and image findings to a radiologist.
Expert practice in sterile technique.
Assist with sedated and general anesthesia patients under the supervision of an anesthesiologist and registered nurse.
Post processing or analysis of image data.
Provide troubleshooting expertise as required to ensure integrity of imaging/information systems and provide operational expertise to users.
Maintain effective communication with patients, their families and hospital staff.
Here’s What You Need:
Successful completion of an accredited program in Medical Radiation Technology (B.Sc or diploma program).
Registered with the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario (CMRTO).
Member of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT).
Good technical skills.
Ability to work with minimal supervision in a team environment.
Attention to detail is critical.
Excellent problem solving, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
Ability to work with children.
Proficiency with computers.
Here’s What You’ll Love:
A focus on employee wellness with our new Staff Health and Well-being Strategy. Self-care helps us support others.
A hospital that welcomes and focuses on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.
The opportunity to make an impact. Regardless of your role or professional interest, you’ll be making a difference at SickKids and contributing to our vision of Healthier Children. A Better World.
Full-time, 2 year contract
555 University Avenue
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