Swedish Medical Center Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Cardiac Nuclear Medicine in Edmonds, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Nuclear Medicine Technologist (Per Diem, Days) in Cardiac Nuclear Medicine at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist performs multiple Nuclear Medicine procedures on adult, geriatric, and adolescent patients as is indicated in department protocols as established by the Radiologist/Cardiologist/Radiation Oncologist. Produces diagnostic quality images for these procedures as prescribed by thesis procedures as described by department protocols.

In this position you will:

  • Operate Nuclear Medicine equipment by applying as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA) principle nder the guidance of the Radiologists in observation of all Federal and State regulations

  • Maintain proficiency in operation of the Radiology information computer system to ensure timely procedures are performed and proper billing of patients occur. These systems include; Syngo, PACS, Pacsgear, Allscripts, EDM.

  • Perform quality assurance and quality control procedures as required in the radioactive license standards to ensure quality procedures are performed in all our patients.

  • Maintain and present all pertinent documentation for State and Federal inspections to demonstrate an effective and efficient Nuclear Medicine operation.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Satisfactory completion of formal Nuclear Medicine technologist training in a school which meets the requirements for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists or the Certified Nuclear Medicine Technology Boards.

  • Must be registered in Nuclear Medicine by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (N) and or/Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification Board (NMTCB).

  • Must be certified by the State of Washington as a Healthcare Assistant or X-Ray Technician/Technologist.

  • Current BLS/CPR certification.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous Nuclear Medicine experience.

  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations pertaining to the use of radioactive materials.

  • Ability to operate computerized equipment.

  • Ability to participate in rotating "on call" schedule.

  • Ability to physically perform the essential functions of the position.

About the Edmonds Campus.

Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.

The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:

• 217 licensed beds

• 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff

• 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel

• Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services

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


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Diagnostic Imaging

Location: Washington-Edmonds

Work Locations: Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026

Req ID: 194570