Providence Health & Services Nuclear Medicine Manager in Portland, Oregon

Description:

Providence is calling a Nuclear Medicine Manager to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR.

In this position, you will:

  • Plan, organize and oversee the managerial aspects of the Nuclear Medicine Division of the Diagnostic Imaging Department at Providence Portland Medical Center, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, and Providence Milwaukie Hospital as well as assisting the Medical Directors in providing all services required for the proficient running of the Nuclear Medicine Division and its goal of providing the highest-quality and excellence in patient care.

  • Coordinate the daily operations for the Division through close interaction with subordinates, physicians, nursing personnel, and referring physicians offices and participate in supervisory team goals affecting QA and maintenance of high standards and optimum working conditions.

  • Work to ensure the provision of safe, efficient, cost-effective quality of service, implement department goals and objectives, develop and assure professional standards, and assist in maintaining balanced budgets.

  • The Diagnostic Imaging Department provides imaging services for the Medical Center, in the Portland Service Area on a 24-hour a day, 7 day per week basis. As a component of Diagnostic Imaging, Nuclear Medicine services, which include PET Scanning, are offered and monitored carefully. The procedures must be coordinated with other departments, physician schedules, technical schedules and equipment availability. Examinations involve the use of a variety of complex Radioactive Materials, supplies and equipment, and many different patient positions. Patients are often in serious physical and emotional condition requiring extra care and sensitivity in conducting the examinations. Many examinations are given to non-ambulatory patients. Coordination with other departments is essential to professional operations.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an American College of Radiology (ACR) Certified Radiologic Technology Training Program - and/or - an Accredited Nuclear Medicine Program

  • Education in Hospital Administration and Personnel Management

  • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) cerification for the Healthcare Provider

  • Certification from the Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification Board (NMTCB) - and/or - Registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Nuclear Medicine (ARRT)(N)

  • Currently licensed in the State of Oregon

  • 5 years experience in Nuclear Medicine including Positron-emission tomography (PET) or Positron emission tomography–computed tomography (PET/CT)

  • 2 years in a supervisory capacity in an Imaging Department.

  • Familiarity with specific State and Federal regulations and guidelines for handling radioactive materials

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years working experience in tertiary care institution with participation in clinical research and education activities

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Supervisory / Management

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 191744