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Nuclear Medicine Technologist

Post Date:Feb 13, 2018Type:Per Diem
Start Date:2/13/2018Salary:
Location:US-CA-Los Angeles Job Reference:NM - PET CT - Los Angeles
Skills:

  • Valid State of California Nuclear Medicine Technology (CNMT)
  • Valid State of California Radiologic Technology (CRT)
  • Valid National Certification of Nuclear Medicine Technology (NMTCB)
  • Valid State of California Fluoroscopy License
  • Valid State of California Venipuncture/IV Contrast License
  • Valid American Registry of Radiologic Technology Certification (ARRT) (N) (R)
  • A minimum 2 years experience within the past 36 months performing Nuclear Medicine Studies
  • Minimum of 1 year exp performing PET/CT using Philips Gemini, Skylights or Brightview
  • CPR Card for Healthcare provider (AHA Approved Course)
  • Current PPD/TB or Chest XR (within a year)
  • MMR, Varicella, and Hepatitis B - Vaccination Records or Titers
  • Health Clearance (Within a year)

Qualifications:

 

  • Experience communicating regular status to clients, superiors, and peers
  • Creates an integrated care environment that is efficient, safe, and effective
  • Exhibits the ability to interact effectively with various types of people
  • Performs medical tests and accurately interprets results
  • Keeps training current in use of new medical technologies
  • Committed to meeting quality standards
  • Understands technology and can grasp challenging technical issues
  • Has excellent attendance and completes quality work on time



Job Description:

Description: Nuclear Medicine PET/CT Technologist

Employment Type: Full Time (30-40 hours weekly)

Location: Hospital in Los Angeles, CA, USA

Shift Hours/ Days: 7am - 4:30pm PDT, Monday through Friday

Salary: Highly Competitive - Hourly rate depends on experience and salary history.

Preferred Years of Experience: Minimum 2 - New Grads may be considered.

Job Purpose:
Conducts diagnostic and evaluative studies and provides therapies by utilizing the nuclear properties of radioactive and stable isotopes.

Duties:

  • Registers patients by confirming patient identification; reviewing consultation requests; checking for special instructions; consulting with the radiologist; entering anticipated services to patient log.
  • Comforts patients and their families by answering questions; responding to requests; explaining procedure and nuclear medicine equipment.
  • Treats patients by performing imaging and flow study procedures; operating radioscopic equipment to conduct tests; preparing and dispensing radiopharmaceuticals.
  • Monitors patients during treatment by maintaining vital sign records; recognizing emergency patient conditions; initiating life-saving first aid; performing x-ray fluoresence scanning.
  • Prepares reports by collecting, inputting, and retrieving study data on radiology management system.
  • Maintains nuclear medicine equipment and supplies by cleaning equipment; troubleshooting problems; performing preventive maintenance; arranging for repairs; maintaining supply inventory levels; completing and placing supply requisitions; restocking supply storeroom
  • Maintains quality results by following, and enforcing radiation safety standards.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

Additional Duties:

  • Provides information to help Physicians diagnose patient illnesses
  • Gains patient cooperation
  • Prepares patient for procedure
  • Minimizes radiation to patient and staff
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements





Contact Information
Quality Temp Staffing
Name: Angie Londono
Ph: 818-831-1130


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