This candidate will perform multidisciplinary tasks using evolving radiologic instrumentation, radiopharmaceuticals techniques and procedure and use published procedures, techniques and radiopharmaceutical administration guidelines to produce images and lab results. This candidate will verify patient identification, pregnancy status, breast-feeding status, and order for procedure; maintain proper patient communication throughout procedure and use proper procedures to ensure quality results from imaging equipment, radiation detection equipment, detection and counting devices. Also, this candidate will operate gamma cameras with sealed sources of radioactive material for transmission imaging with single photon emission tomography or positron emission tomography and transmission imaging when performed as part of SPECT/CT or PET/CT including diagnostic CT and perform or assist with preventive maintenance, quality assurance, and minor equipment repair; calibrate cameras, dose calibrators; measure radionuclides.
This candidate should have a Comm on Allied Health and Accred (AMA), accred pgm Nuc Med, an American Registry of Radiologic Technologist Certificate Nuclear (ARRT-N) or National Certification Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) (CNMT), and American Registry of Radiologic Technologist Certificate (ARRT-(R) and/or (CT). Also, this candidate must be a Nuclear Medicine Technologist in State of NM or Fusion Imaging License in State of NM and obtain an Intermediate Life Support (ILS) Certification or obtain within 6 months of date of position. Also this client must have a CPR Certification for Healthcare/BLS Providers or for Professional Rescuers or must obtain within 30 calendar days of date of position.