Nuclear Med Technician
Hazleton, PA 
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LVHN-Hazleton * Nuclear Medicine
700 E Broad St, Hazleton, PA
Professional Clinical
Per Diem Status, Multiple Shifts, Per diem; variable shift and hours
Posted 03/17/2021
Req # 24324
Union: N/A
Imagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health networks.
Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.
LVHN has been ranked among the "Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report for 23 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored five times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes in our Lehigh Valley region. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg, Lehigh Valley Hospital- Hazleton, and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group in 2020, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.
Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.
Job Summary: Perform high quality Nuclear Medicine procedures of designated anatomy according to physician specifications on patients of varying ages. Adheres to necessary radiation safety precautions and NRC regulations. May also be assigned to perform clerical duties as needed. Be able to respond to the needs and expectations of our customers. Participate in an on-call and holiday rotation.

Minimum Requirements: Graduate of a two or four year accredited nuclear medicine technology program or two years of a radiological technology program with completion of a one year nuclear medicine technology training program.

Performs nuclear medicine exams using established procedures with the level of knowledge through completion of a two or four year nuclear medicine technology program.



Preferred Qualifications: Two years experience as a nuclear medicine technologist, preferred



Licensure and Certifications: CPR certification required;ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists)
Influenza vaccination and COVID-19 Vaccination is required for all colleagues unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.
Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2+ years
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