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Nuclear Technologist

Company: Colorado Springs Cardiology
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: June 8, 2024

Job Description:

Nuclear Medicine Technologist Job DescriptionAs a Nuclear Medicine Technologist, you will prepare, administer and measure radioactive isotopes in therapeutic, diagnostic, and tracer studies using a variety of radioisotope equipment. Essential Functions of the Role:Prepare, administer and measure radioactive isotopes in therapeutic, diagnostic, and tracer studies using a variety of radioisotope equipment, under the direction of a physician.Use the specific equipment needed to produce photographic or computer images to be interpreted by the physician.Perform cardiac scanning to check for areas showing signs of abnormality using SPECT and PET imaging.The duties of a PET/ Nuclear Medicine Technologist also include conducting patient history taking and answering all relevant queries before the procedure.Calculate, measure and record radiation dosage or radiopharmaceuticals received. Perform quality control checks on laboratory equipment and cameras.Maintain and calibrate radioisotope and laboratory equipment. Dispose of radioactive materials following guidelines. Record and process studies using computer/camera.Explain test procedures and safety precautions to the patients and provide them with assistance during the test procedures.Develop treatment procedures for nuclear medicine treatment program. Maintain all records and assist with accreditation of the department. Minimum Qualifications:Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT) and/orNuclear Medicine Technology RT(N)Colorado State LicenseARRT Registration or NMTCB required Desired Qualifications:Experience in the Cardiology field Work EnvironmentThis position is a clinic position and will report to the office Monday- Friday. Physical RequirementsThis position requires full range of body motion. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, walk and stand; talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to handle or operate standard office equipment; reach with hands and arms; and lift up to 25 pounds. Compensation details: 45-54 Hourly WagePIa360c914decb-25660-34612491

Keywords: Colorado Springs Cardiology, Colorado Springs , Nuclear Technologist, Other , Colorado Springs, Colorado

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