At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Radiology department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Nuclear Medicine Technologist II will be responsible for:
Preparing and administering required radiopharmaceuticals and performs radionuclide imaging of organs and organ systems, dynamic studies, assays of body fluids and tissues, including in-vitro and in-vivo radioassays.
Recording, analyzing and preparing data and image enhancements for diagnostic interpretation by physician.
Reviewing and evaluating orders for imaging procedures, abstracting data from patient charts and determining appropriateness of procedure prescribed given diagnosis and clinical signs. Selecting appropriate equipment and technical factors to identify pathologic and normal anatomy. Receiving, inspecting and handling radioactive materials used in patient examinations following established hospital, departmental and regulatory requirements.
Creating a supportive environment for the patient and the family. Assessing patients' and parents' physical and emotional status and ability to respond to instructions and develops plan for adjusting to patients' specific needs. Identifying, preparing, and labeling radioactive imaging materials required to perform prescribed examinations.
Furthering professional education and maintains knowledge of current regulations and standards, policies and procedures.
Providing instruction on pediatric imaging procedures and techniques to residents, fellows, staff and others as requested.
To qualify, you must have:
The level of knowledge typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor's degree leading to certification (CNMT) and/or registration (ARRT) in Nuclear Medicine Technology.
A minimum of 1 to 3 years of previous experience.
Current Massachusetts State Radiologic Technologist license,
Current certification to perform CT attenuation correction imaging
The analytical skills to resolve complex problems requiring the use of scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in depth, experienced based knowledge.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.