Travel Nuclear Medicine Tech - $2,300 per Week

Cullman, AL

$80,000 - $110,000 a year

Apply to this job

Job Details

Profession: Allied Health

Type: Full Time

Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Travel Assignment

Compensation: $2,300/wk

Schedule: Mon - Fri

Hours: 8-5 or 9-6

Duration: 13-weeks

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Nuclear Medicine Technologist to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing high-quality patient care and serving as a resource in the radiology department. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work in a dynamic healthcare environment and contribute to the delivery of high-quality patient care.

Description:

A nuclear medicine technologist is responsible for preparing and administering radiopharmaceuticals to patients undergoing scans for diagnostic purposes. The nuclear medicine technologist will use the scanner to create images of various areas of the patient's body which will emit radiation from the drugs to indicate the presence of diseases.

  • Preparing and administering radiopharmaceuticals orally or by injection or inhalation.
  • Explaining the imaging procedure to patients, answering questions, and ensuring their comfort.
  • Operating imaging equipment.
  • Processing images.
  • Monitoring patients for unusual reactions to radioactive drugs.
  • Keeping detailed records of the amount and type of radiopharmaceutical used and of the procedure.
  • Following safety procedures to protect staff and patients from unnecessary radiation exposure.

Qualifications:

  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (A.R.R.T.) - Applicants that are eligible to sit within six months will be considered.
  • Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification Board (N.M.T.C.B.) (preferred)