Nuclear Medicine Technologist
Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE
Perform quality diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures under supervision to ensure accurate and appropriate imaging information for use in diagnosis and treatment. Participate in teaching and research relating to nuclear medicine in support of the organizational mission. Utilize departmental resources (e.g., personnel, supplies, and capital equipment) to ensure timely and accurate diagnostic and therapeutic exams in the nuclear medicine section at the lowest possible risk and cost to the patient. Demonstrate knowledge and skill in addressing age-specific needs of the patients served.
Graduate from an accredited nuclear medicine program required.
Knowledge of computers that are interfaced with the gamma cameras required.
Knowledge of radioactive materials, doses and flood sources required.
Experience with patient monitoring and other ancillary patient and radiation safety equipment required.
Ability to work with radioactive material in a safe manner required.
Current certification by the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) and/or The American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT) required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within three months of hire or transfer date required.
Prior clinical experience preferred.
Ability to effectively handle patients and families in all age groups preferred.
Good communication/personal skills preferred.
Knowledge of nuclear medicine gamma cameras, stationary and portable from varying manufacturers preferred.
| Date Posted
August 12, 2017
| Date Closes
August 27, 2017
| Located In
| Work At
The Nebraska Medical Center
| SOC Category
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