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POST DATE 8/12/2016
END DATE 12/21/2016

University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers Los Angeles, CA

Company
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
H85602
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
AJE Ref #
575862607

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title:
Sr. Nuc Med Technologist

UCLA Title:
Nuc Med Tchno Sr

Job No.:
H85602

Work Hours:


Work Location:
200 MP

Job Type:
Career

Duration:
indefinite

Minimum Salary:
$48.50 / $8439

Maximum Salary:
$63.96 / $11129

Layoff Referral Deadline:
08/04/2016

Bargaining Unit:
HX



JOB DUTIES:

NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGY IS A MEDICAL SPECIALTY THAT UTILIZES RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS TO MAKE DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATION OF THE ANATOMIC AND/OR PHYSIOLOGIC CONDITIONS OF THE HUMAN BODY AND TO PROVIDE THERAPEUTIC TREATMENT WITH UNSEALED RADIOACTIVE SOURCES. THE NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGIST IS AN ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONAL WHO, UNDER THE DIRECTION OF A LICENSED AUTHORIZED USER OR LICENSE DESIGNEE, IS COMMITTED TO APPLYING THE ART AND SKILL OF DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATION AND THERAPEUTICS FOR ALL AGES THROUGH SAFE AND EFFECTIVE USE OF RADIONUCLIDES. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: PATIENT INTERVIEWS, INSTRUCTION, AND CARE, PREPARATION, QUALITY CONTROL, CALIBRATION, AND ADMINISTRATION OF RADIOPHARMACEUTICAL COMPOUNDS, EXECUTION OF PATIENT IMAGING AND THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES INCLUDING COMPUTER PROCESSING AND IMAGE ENHANCEMENT, AND LABORATORY TESTING. HE/SHE APPLIES KNOWLEDGE OF RADIATION PHYSICS AND SAFETY REGULATIONS TO LIMIT RADIATION EXPOSURE OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, PATIENTS, FELLOW WORKERS, AND SELF TO AS LOW AS REASONABLY ACHIEVABLE (ALARA). PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IS ACHIEVED THROUGH PARTICIPATION IN MEDICAL, TECHNICAL, AND RESEARCH IN ORDER TO ENHANCE THE QUALITY OF PATIENT CARE.



JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

CNMT licensure required. NMTCB or AART optional but preferred. At least one year experience as a tech.



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