Nuclear Medicine Technologist
Posted date: [2nd April 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;
−Medical software for data processing.
−Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification;
−License from California Department of Public Health.
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