Technologist – Nuclear Medicine – (4089)
Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre
The Nuclear Medicine Technologist performs all in-vivo imaging and non-imaging procedures at a technical level not requiring constant supervision. Assists in certain administrative procedures specific to Nuclear Medicine as required.
As a Nuclear Medicine Technologist, you:
Perform all in vivo imaging and non-imaging procedures as prescribed by physicians or radiologists.
Prepare radiopharmaceuticals required for the daily examinations
Administer radioisotopes to patients as required.
Ensure that all sealed and unsealed radioactive sources are handled appropriately and that hospital staff and patients are protected appropriately
Store and dispose of all radioisotopes as per department policies.
Maintain aseptic technique in preparation and administration of radiopharmaceuticals
Perform all QC procedures and verify results as per department policies.
Ensure that all equipment is maintained in good working condition
Liaise with service personnel as required
Assist in Nuclear Medicine patient bookings
Participate in the ongoing QA program
Maintain all records required by the CNSC and other legislative agencies
Meet or exceed continuing education requirements as directed by the CMRTO
Graduate from a recognized accredited school of Nuclear Medicine Technology
Registered in good standing with the College of Medical Radiation and Imaging Technologists of Ontario
Demonstrated clinical competency in all aspects of Nuclear Medicine procedures
Working knowledge of Safety Code 35
Working knowledge of RHPA
Working knowledge of standards of practice for related field
Able to identify and recommend process improvement opportunities
Able to work independently and co-operatively as part of a team
Recent satisfactory performance appraisal
Recent satisfactory attendance record
No recent disciplinary events
Member in good standing with either the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) or the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) or both preferred.
Type of Job
$31.87 - $42.71 ( OPP_06 )
Please note all applications need to be made via RVH Careers Opportunities website. RVH does not accept paper copy resumes.
Unless otherwise stated applicants must have a minimum educational requirement of Grade 12 or equivalent and must demonstrate proven workplace excellence through commitment to strong job performance and attendance.
Please be reminded that as a Regional Health Centre, in order to provide the necessary patient care, our operations run 24/7. Therefore, depending on the program for which you are applying, it may be an expectation that you are available to work week days and weekends, as well as all shifts - days, evenings, and nights.