Prepares radioactive isotopes for administration to patients in accordance with physician's orders. Operates scintillation detection equipment to measure isotope concentrations and scanners to record visual representations of the isotope concentrations in specific body areas of the patients. Performs laboratory tests on body specimens. Computes results of laboratory tests. Maintains records of tests conducted, test results, and disposition of isotopes and body products containing isotopes.
Graduate of an accredited Nuclear Medicine Tech program or AAS Degree in Nuclear Medicine
1-3 years verifiable, generNuclear Medicine specific experience
Some training/exposure to all modalities of Radiology (i.e. CT, MRI, Ultrasound, etc)
Basic PC, HIS, RIS, & MS Office, PACS
Basic knowledge of Nuclear Medicine & image distribution equipment. General office equipment
Good interpersonal skills, ability to work in a fast paced environment. Must be flexible.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.