Nuclear Medicine / PET Technologist

Tucson, AZ 85712

Posted: 04/29/2024 Category: Allied Health Job Number: MNICH92374

Job Description

A-Line Staffing Solutions is Hiring a Nuclear Medicine / PET Technologist in Tucson! 

Under limited supervision, performs PET imaging procedures and related functions. Collaborates with Medical Director and management on technical issues, equipment performance and QA. Supports and adheres to the Corporate Compliance, to include the Code of
Ethics and Business Standards.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs PET scan procedures to include injection of radiopharmaceutical, setup of protocol, reconstruction and development of images,
  • coordination of image on report function and archiving of images.
  • Schedules procedures and related front office functions to ensure smooth workflow.
  • Ensures accuracy of patient demographic information, report distribution and patient files.
  • Collects clinical data for patient follow-up and development of teaching and educational information.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associates or Bachelors degree in Biology or nuclear medicine technology from an AMA accredited program.
  • Minimum three (3) years experience in nuclear medicine, including two years of previous PET experience. CNMT (Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist) and/or ARRT (N) certification and state licensure where applicable.
  • Advanced IV Skills a must.
  • Prefer experience with GE Discovery model.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Physical demands of this job typically require full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination for
operation and repair of all department equipment. Lifts and carries items weighing up to 50 pounds. Lifts and pushes patients in
wheelchairs/stretchers weighing up to 300 pounds and places in appropriate positions for operation of equipment. Requires ability to reach
above shoulder height. Requires sitting/standing for extensive periods of time. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to direct contact with patients with potential for exposure to blood,
toxic substances, ionizing radiation and other conditions common to a clinic environment.

To apply, please send your resume to Michael Nichols at mnichols@alinestaffing.com 

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