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Radiology Technologist - PET/CT Per Diem

Radiology Technologist - PET/CT Per Diem

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Position Summary

Westmed Medical Group is currently seeking a per diem PET/CT Radiologic Technologist for the Purchase, NY site.


The PET/CT Technologist assess, prepare, records and administers radiopharmaceuticals (FDG) to patients. 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

  • Performs ordered examinations of appropriate anatomical regions in accordance with accepted WMG practices and protocols
  • Maintains patient care, comfort and safety after FDG injection
  • Maintains technical competency through continued education
  • Under guidance and approval of the Radiologist, administers contrast agents and/or radiopharmaceuticals according to protocol
  • Completes and signs the patient screening form and review/explains the procedure to the patient.
  • Performs equipment quality checks and troubleshoots problems: places service calls and notifies all pertinent team members
  • Maintains a clean environment in the hot lab, control and scan room.
  • Follows quality assurance guidelines and maintains patient confidentiality
  • Complies with all safety polices and regulations including radiation safety.
  • Performs all necessary Hot Lab and scanner QA prior to patient use
  • Maintains all Hot Lab and QA records, maintaining compliance with all regulatory agencies
  • Prepares radiopharmaceutical in accordance with State regulatory agencies
  • Reviews and evaluates computer generated information to determine if images are satisfactory for diagnostic purposes
  • Promote and follow WMG policies, rules and regulations.
  • Execution of related duties and necessary or as assigned.
  • Maintain cleanliness of dressing rooms and stock rooms as needed.

Required Qualifications

  • Current New York State Radiography and Nuclear License required
  • Current Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) Certification
  • Current ARRT (R)(CT) certification
  • Current CPR certification
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills, EMR experience strongly preferred
  • Attention to detail

Company Overview

Westmed Medical Group is a large, award-winning multi-specialty medical practice, with headquarters in Purchase, NY. It is staffed by a team of over 500 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers who are dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and the highest quality of patient care at its 13 locations in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The practice, known for its one-stop-shopping medical experience for patients, uses state-of-the-art systems and has a national reputation for measured healthcare excellence. Westmed offers 60+ medical specialties and currently has over 1,000 employees.  Our mission is to be your trusted partner in comprehensive, lifelong care.  The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level.  Westmed has been one of 480 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide since 2012, and was ranked a Fortune® 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and in New York State.


Here at Westmed Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.


We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see Westmed physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.  Westmed Medical Group has also been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.


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