The full time Nuclear Medicine Technologist implements radiation safety procedures and techniques based on radiation safety theory, hospital policies & procedures, and NYS Dept. of Health regulations. Accurately records results of testing. Maintains & operates a variety of nuclear medicine equipment and computers to obtain images and patient data. Verifies creditability of this data before physician interpretation. Provides physicians with pertinent patient information to assist in the interpretation of Nuclear Medicine images. Assists radiologist in the administration of therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals.
Must be a graduate of an accredited Nuclear Medicine program and must be a NYS licensed Nuclear Medicine Technologist.