Under the guidance of the director of radiology, performs full range of nuclear scans. Directs and supervises those assigned to assist in this process.
Prepares radioactive isotope for administration to patient.
Fills hypodermic syringe with the specified amount of isotope and tagging component.
Observes strict precautions when handling isotopes to safe guard against overexposure to radiation.
Keeps records of tests conducted, test results, and use and disposition of isotopes.
Ensures compliance of NRC regulations and guidelines and ALARA with proper documentation.
Must be available for on‑call assignments, as needed.
Assays quality of isotopes purchased from suppliers.
Is responsible for the department’s operational excellence and ensures that the department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures, and professional standards.
Minimum Work Experience
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities