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Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Posted date: [14th November 2018]

 

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist is responsible for preparing and administering nuclear or radioactive procedures to patients and providing technical support to physicians. Duties include:

  • Operating and performing quality control procedures on nuclear medicine Instrumentation;
  • Educating and obtaining consent from patients for medical procedures involving nuclear medicine, PET (Positron Imaging Tomography) and CT (Computed Tomography) imaging;
  • Obtaining relevant medical history and vitals, placing 12 leads as required;
  • Preparing, administering, and measuring nuclear or radioactive isotopes in therapeutic, diagnostic, and tracer studies using a variety of radioisotope equipment;
  • Following all safety procedures, logging all incoming doses, and conducting radiation survey on a daily basis according to state regulations;
  • Obtain imaging data and reports related to all myocardial stress tests, oncological and neurocognitive disorders, and other general nuclear medicine evaluations;
  • Assisting physicians in treadmill and pharmaceutical stress tests.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Sci, Quant, Math, NucMed, or related and five (5) years experience in job offered, or related field.

 

***Will accept three or four year degrees***

 

Must have experience in:

  • Any nuclear medicine instrumentation;
  • 12 Lead EKG placement;
  • Venipuncture;
  • Radiation Monitoring;
  • Medical software for data processing.

Must have:

  • Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification;
  • License from California Department of Public Health.

Email your resume to careers@svmedicalimaging.com