Technologist,Nuclear Medicine Per Diem / NYU Langone Medical Associates - Hewlett location
NYU Langone Medical (SP)
Internal Number: 117354132
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island is a 591-bed university-affiliated medical center, which offers sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. We are a major regional healthcare resource with a deep commitment to medical education and research, offering a full complement of inpatient and outpatient services.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Technologist,Nuclear Medicine Per Diem / NYU Langone Medical Associates - Hewlett location.
In this role, the successful candidate Under the direction of the Nuclear Medicine Manager, Lead Nuclear Medicine Technologist and Medical Director, performs duties directly involved in a variety of technical procedures in the application of radionuclides.
Performs other duties as assigned. Nuclear Medicine equipment including Gamma cameras, Thyroid Uptake probe, dose calibrator and Geiger counter. Produces diagnostic images for interpretation by the Radiologist.
Performs calibrations and Quality Control procedures and maintains proper maintenance of required records. Produces accurate floods on cameras. Reports abnormal calibrations on images. Responsible for preparing and injecting or orally administering radionuclides to patients. Identifies patients and procedures. Maintains dose logs and properly disposes Radioactive waste. Adheres to the competency assessed by authorized user. Responsible for Radiation safety, Infection Control and all other safety regulations. Attends annual in-services and document Radiation Safety and Infection Control practiced by the technologist. Enters proper exam codes into the Radiology Information System (Carestream ). Arrives and completes exams in a timely manner.Assists in care and maintenance of facilities, equipment and supplies. Reports any equipment problems or malfunctions to the Supervisor in a timely manner. Instructs and supervises Nuclear Medicine students in clinical practice. Works with the students to perform exams as well as performing individual image evaluation.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify, you must have a Technical Diploma from an approved Nuclear Medicine Technology program. Associate's Degree Nuclear Medicine Technology program or a related health field for all employees hired after August 1, 2016. For new Graduates, a Nuclear Medicine permit issued by NYS Department of Health New York State license in Nuclear Medicine. American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) or Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB). Strong communication (both written and oral), problem solving, and customer service skills. Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office. Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of Nuclear Medicine equipment.
Required Licenses: Radiologic Technologist - Temp Permit, Radiologic Technologist License - NYS, Nuclear Medicine Technologist- Cert (NMTCB), Am Registry of Radiologic Tech, Radiologic Technologist - Temp Permit, Radiologic Technologist License - NYS, Nuclear Medicine Technologist- Cert (NMTCB), American Registry Of Radiologic Technologist
Preferred Qualifications: 1 - 2 years Nuclear Technologist experience.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital-Long Island's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
NYU Langone Health provides a salary range to comply with the New York City Law on Salary Transparency in Job Advertisements. The salary range for the role is $29.95 - $48.36 Hourly. Actual salaries depend on a variety of factors, including experience, specialty, education, and hospital need. The salary range or contractual rate listed does not include bonuses/incentive, differential pay or other forms of compensation or benefits.
NYU Langone —a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center—is one of the nation’s premier destinations for excellence in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of Tisch Hospital, our acute care facility; the NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children’s health services; Rusk Rehabilitation, the #1 rehab program in New York since U.S. News & World Report began its hospital rankings in 1989; and a growing ambulatory care network with locations throughout Manhattan, the outer boroughs, and the tri-state area, bringing services directly to where its patients live and work. An integral part of NYU Langone, NYU Grossman School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless pe...ople since 1841.With more than 75 divisions of specialty care including comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs for every stage of life, a multifaceted Research and Academic Center and the NYU Long Island School of Medicine focused on primary care. NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island joined NYU Langone Health as of August 2019. NYU Langone's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year.