Under minimal supervision, the Nuclear Med Tech performs basic Nuclear Medicine procedures, as requested by a licensed physician.
The Nuclear Med Tech exercises professional judgment in providing healthcare services, to assist in diagnosis or treatment of patients in all age groups from newborn to elderly.
The Nuclear Med Tech is skilled in the area of Nuclear Medicine.
Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period.
Other related duties as assigned.
The Nuclear Med Tech produces high quality diagnostic and therapeutic procedures using radiopharmaceuticals and nuc med equipment
Assists practitioner with operation of radiation detection equipment
Orders radiopharmaceuticals for nuclear medicine procedures and prepares them for injection, ingestion or inhalation
The Nuclear Med Tech identifies radioactive substance to complete procedures
The Nuclear Med Tech processes and files films as needed
Required: Graduate of an accredited school of Nuclear Medicine
Preferred: 1-3 years
Required: ARRT in Nuclear Medicine or CNMT; BLS; state license if required
Job: Nuclear Med
Primary Location: Brownsville, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Brownsville
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
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