Contract
Germantown, MD
Posted 3 weeks ago

Location: Germantown, MD





Shift: Day: 10:00-18:30 (part time) , 13 Weeks contract





Required call hours also.





Start: ASAP





Job Description:





Nuclear med tech needed for part-time position. 





Responsibilities:






  • Performs general nuclear medicine scans and cardiac scans. 




  • Preparing and administering radiopharmaceuticals orally or by injection or inhalation.




  • Explaining the imaging procedure to patients, answering questions, and ensuring their comfort while placing them in the appropriate position for scanning.




  • Operating imaging equipment, such as PET and SPECT scans.




  • Processing images on the brain, thyroid, bone, heart, lungs, kidneys, and liver on the computer.




  • Monitoring patients for unusual reactions to radioactive drugs.




  • Keeping detailed records of the amount and type of radiopharmaceutical used and of the procedure.




  • Producing computer-generated or film images for interpretation by the physicians.




  • Following safety procedures to protect staff and patients from unnecessary radiation exposure.




  • Maintaining and examining medical machines and imaging equipment.




  • Maintaining current knowledge of the frequent advances, innovations, and developments in the field.





Education/ Experience:






  • Degree in nuclear medicine technology.




  • Must have 2 years of recent Nuclear Medicine Tech experience.





Certifications:






  • Valid State License as Med Tech required




  • ARRT Cert in Nuclear Medicine or NMTCB certified




  • BLS Certification required





Other Requirements:






  • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19






Job Features

Job Category

Allied Health, Imaging

Rate

50/hr

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