Nuclear Medicine Technologist, DI (Approximately 14 months)

Company

Guelph General Hospital (GGH)

Location

Guelph, ON

Duties

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist is a specially trained healthcare professional that works under general supervision and performs multidisciplinary skills for the purpose of diagnostic imaging of disease. Nuclear Medicine involves the use of low-level radioactive substances which are injected, swallowed or inhaled to produce diagnostic images of how the body functions.

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist uses their expert knowledge of imaging and/or radiation therapy equipment, together with an extensive understanding of the principles of anatomy, physiology and pathology, image acquisition, treatment and radiation protection to deliver quality care to their patients. The Nuclear Medicine Technologist ensures the care provided is safe, appropriate, tailored, timely, and maximizes the potential of the available equipment and resources.

Requirements

-Current registration with CMIRTO: designation MRT (N)
-Current registration with CAMRT/OAMRT: designation RTNM is considered an asset
-Minimum 5 years’ clinical experience in NM**
-Basic Life Support (BLS)
-Emergency First Aid
-Transportation of Dangerous Goods training/certificate
-Advanced training in computed tomography (CT) and/or SPECT/CT
-Advanced training in electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation
-Experience as Radiation Safety Officer
-Experience with ECG machine/monitors
-Proficient in IV set-up utilizing aseptic technique for injection of Radiopharmaceuticals
-Intermediate computer skills using Microsoft Office, HIS, RIS, PACS
-Applied, clinical and methodology knowledge of non-vendor specific NM systems
-Demonstrated commitment to best practice, standards of practice, and life-long learning
-Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
-Strong organizational and time management skills
-Strong critical thinking, problem solving and decision-making skills
-Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
-Demonstrated commitment to excellent customer service when interacting with patients, families, colleagues and physicians

Hours

Temporary Part-Time

Salary

Min $32.99 - Max $44.22

Comments

**Please note, although the experience requirement is listed in the job posting, we have been informed that it is NOT 5 years.

The posting will remain available until the position is filled.

Contact

Job Posting Link

Guelph General Hospital (GGH)website

Display Date

2022-04-12

Expiry Date

2022-08-31