Overview: Fighting cancer takes great strength and courage. It also takes an exceptional team of PET CT Technologists working alongside our physicians to provide support and be a part of our patient's experience in our clinics. We are looking for a dynamic, patient-centered PET CT Technologist to join our exceptional team.
If you like multi-tasking and being that friendly face to patients before they meet with their doctor, we want you to join our team.
About Us: Our mission is to increase access to and advance the delivery of high-quality cancer care in America. As part of US Oncology, one of the nation's largest health care services networks dedicated exclusively to cancer treatment and research, we can quickly bring the latest advances in cancer care to our patients. Most importantly, we understand the special needs of cancer patients, and are devoted to caring for the whole person, not just the disease. Our physicians and staff treat patients in over 21 locations throughout the state including Glendale, Goodyear, Green Valley, Phoenix, Prescott Valley, Scottsdale, and Tucson.
Benefits: We offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefit package that includes, 401K Profit Sharing Plan, Critical Care Insurance, Dental Insurance, Health Spending Account, Legal Insurance, Long-Term Care, Medical Insurance, Paid Time Off Plan, Short and Long-Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement, and Vision Insurance.
To make a difference in someone's life, you don't have to be brilliant, rich, beautiful or perfect. You just have to care.
Responsibilities: In your job, you will have the ability to make a difference in a patient's journey by:
Perform diagnostic PET imaging procedures and related functions to include injection of radio- pharmaceutical and/or IV contrast, the administration of oral contrast, protocol setup, patient positioning, reconstruction and filming of images, network image transfers, and archiving of image data.
Assist in procedure scheduling and related front office functions to ensure smooth workflow and development of teaching and educational information.
Provide protection for patient and self in accordance with prescribed safety standards. Conducts daily quality control measures to monitor scanner performance.
Responsible for patient data and films including printing, archiving, retrieval, network data transfers, tracking and logging of loaned films and requested outside films.
Application and understanding of the contraindications associated with the administration of IV contrast; recognizing adverse reactions and proper protocols to follow in the event of an adverse reaction.
Provide protection for patients and staff in accordance with prescribed safety standards.
Conduct daily quality control measures to monitor scanner performance and take appropriate action if indicated.
Maintain confidentiality of all protected health information for patients and staff.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
Associates or bachelor's degree in Nuclear Medicine Technology or Radiologic Technology from an American Medical Association accredited program and PET/CT certification.
Minimum three (3) to five (5) years of experience in nuclear medicine.
Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT) and/or American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Nuclear certification and state licensure where applicable.
Knowledge and experience with patient scheduling and billing systems.
What You Bring to the Team:
General knowledge of patient scheduling and billing systems.
Experience leading others in a team environment.
Strong interpersonal skills and experience interacting with diverse individuals at all levels.
Previous PET experience preferred.
The safety of our patients and staff is our top priority. Masks may be required in all Arizona Oncology facilities regardless of vaccination status. Candidates who accept employment including current employees who are applying for internal positions, are required to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination prior to their start date. Religious and medical exemptions are available to those who meet the criteria.