Pottstown Hospital
Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Pottstown Map
Posted: 12/12/2019
Closing: 01/11/2020
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 3 year(s)
Pottstown Hospital
Job description

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives

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Responsibilities

The Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist integrates scientific knowledge and technical skills with effective patient interaction to provide quality patient care and useful diagnostic information. Demonstrates an understanding of human anatomy and physiology, chemistry, nuclear physics, mathematics, and pharmacology. Administers radiopharmaceuticals to obtain diagnostic images and /or provides therapy as ordered by a physician. Ensures the delivery of quality care to pediatric through adult patients using professional and ethical judgment, along with critical thinking in performing their duties. 



Qualifications

Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED (Required).
  • Completion of formal AMA school of Nuclear Medicine Technology

Certification and Licensure Requirements:

  • Current AART Licensure
  • CNMT Certification (Required)
  • Current AMA CPR (Required)

Experience:

  • Competent in all aspects of Nuclear Medicine/PET.
  • Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in Nuclear Medicine/PET

Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist