Technologist – Nuclear Medicine
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. This temporary position is the result of a medical leave of absence, and could conclude prior to the listed end date. It may also be extended beyond the listed end date.
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 Technologists of Ontario
Temporary Full Time
$31.87 - $42.71
Start Date: ASAP
Temporary End Date (Anticipated): 27 March 2020