FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Nellis AFB, NV, USA
  • Full Time

 

Nuclear Medicine Technologist job in North Las Vegas, Nevada. 

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist job is within the military medical system and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system. The hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)
  • Dedication Program Manager to support your employment

 

Nuclear Medicine Technologist  Job Overview:

  • Correctly position patient for study and make adjustments necessary for the required procedure. 
  • Independently, correctly and accurately perform a full range of Nuclear Medicine procedures
  • These studies and procedures include, but are not limited to, imaging studies for the following: one, lung, renal, thyroid liver, cardiac, antibody imaging and localization of tumors, infections and Sentinel Nodes.
  • These studies/procedures are to be performed with the full spectrum of radionuclides, radiopharmaceuticals and adjunct pharmaceuticals as prescribed by the Nuclear Medicine Physicians.
  • Independently performs non-imaging procedures to include, but are not limited to, thyroid and whole body uptakes, Schillings Tests, Total Blood Volumes, Urea Breath tests, GFRs and Dosimetries. 
  • Independently, correctly and accurately perform a full range of an USP 797 compliant nuclear pharmacy tasks/procedures following MTF policies, procedures and protocols. These tasks and procedures include, but are not limited to, USP 797 'Clean Room' requirements/procedures, generator elution and testing, aseptic preparation and quality control of radiopharmaceutical kits, receipt of radioactive materials, proper radioactive and non-radioactive waste disposal, required instrumentation and computer usage, and 
  • Perform accurate radioactivity measurements using all equipment to include but not limited to Geiger/Frisker counters, scalers, and scintillation detectors IAW MTF and Division guidelines. 
  • Perform and appropriately document assigned quality control checks of diagnostic and therapeutic equipment. Perform quality control and safety checks for any assigned support equipment such as the crash cart, treadmills and negative pressure gauge.
  • Identify abnormalities during imaging procedures and determine need for additional images of affected area. Notify Nuclear Medicine Physician of significant scans requiring immediate attention. 
  • Process all applicable raw imaging data IAW clinic guidelines. Display and /or provide the processed finalized data or images to the nuclear medicine physician for interpretation. All images and data are to be accurately and correctly labeled with the patient demographics and the study specific and generalized study information IAW clinic policy. 
  • Immediately report and recommend necessary repairs to chain of command when diagnostic quality is degraded. 
  • Differentiate artifacts from normal or pathological processes and recognize electronic equipment limitations. Report immediately any equipment malfunctions or anomalies to the appropriate chain of command. 
  • Independently transmits study data via the Service intranet from acquisition to processing to display workstations as needed. Independently sends completed study with the appropriate study data and screen saves to the QC workstations and then to the PACs systems as assigned. 
  • Perform all required study or procedure documentation to include ancillary worksheets and study/Service forms. 
  • Performs and documents all radiation room surveys daily and appropriately and immediately report all radioactive spills or incidents through the Chain of Command. Cleans up and monitors all radioactive spills IAW clinic and Radiation Safety Office (RSO) policies and procedures. Follows all clinic RSO procedures for the safe handling of radioactive materials IAW established policy. Wears all provided radiation badges and rings and other prescribed PPE IAW policy. Performs and documents daily Hand and Foot monitoring as directed by clinic policy. Strictly adheres to all ALARA principles and policies for the protection of the patient and radiation worker. 
  • Maintain and clean equipment on a regular basis IAW MTF policies and procedures, and IAW DHA and NRC guidelines. 
  • Perform inventory 

 

Nuclear Medicine Technologist  Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • Computer Competency 
  • U.S Citizen
  • Graduate of an accredited nuclear medicine course as recognized by the Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification Board (NMTCB) or the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). 
  • Minimum of three continuous years of experience within the last four (4) years. 
  • Accreditation in Nuclear Medicine through American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) or Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB). 
  • Licensure/Registration: Valid and unrestricted state license to practice as required in any state in the United States, District of Columbia or United States territory.

 

 Position contingent on contract award. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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