Nuclear Medicine Technologist (SOCH)
Sisters Of Charity Hospital - Acute - Buffalo, NY

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Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Nuclear Medicine (Sisters of Charity Hospital ): Performs a variety of duties involving patient imaging, camera instrumentation, radiopharmaceutical preparation, in vitro non imaging procedures and student training, according to guidelines set forth by JCAHO, NYSDOH, CLIA, OSHA and the Kenmore Mercy Hospital Nuclear Medicine Department. Performs weekend emergency calls.
REPORTS TO: Chief Technologist, Nuclear Medicine

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Nuclear Medicine Student (1 per term)

SKILLS AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS (MINIMUM): EDUCATION:
  • BS Degree Nuclear Medicine Technology or related field.
  • Current Certification or eligible by the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) and/or American Registry of Radiologic Technologists – Nuclear Medicine Registry (ARRT) (N).
  • Registry eligible technologists must become registered within one (1) year of hire date.
EXPERIENCE:
  • One (1) year working experience as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist or graduate of an accredited nuclear medicine program that includes a nuclear medicine internship.
  • Within six- (6) months employee should be able to perform in an acceptable manner.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY:
  • Good judgment.
  • Analytical ability.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Responsible.
  • Ability to work unsupervised.
  • Ability to interpret data and draw conclusions.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
WORKING CONDITIONS: ENVIRONMENT:
  • Normal to cool temperature, dimmer lights.
  • Frequent exposure to ionizing radiation. PHYSICAL EFFORT:
Strength Level (Light-Medium)
STRENGTH : (LIGHT-MEDIUM)
Low Lift (floor to knuckle): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)
Mid Lift (knuckle to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (51-100 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (11-20 lbs.)
High Lift (shoulder and above): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)
Full Lift (floor to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)
Carry: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (negligible)
Push: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (51-100 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (11-20 lbs.)
Pull: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (51-100 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (11-20 lbs.)
Overall Strength Category: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (21-50 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (1-10 lbs.)

Dictionary Of Occupational Titles
Constant (C) 67-100% Workday
Frequent (F) 34-66% Workday
Occasional (O) 0-33% Workday
Not Present (N)

ACTIVITY : (LIGHT-MEDIUM)
Walk – Frequent
Climb Stairs – Occasional
Stoop – Frequent
Kneel – Occasional
Crouch – Occasional
Reach (immediate) – Frequent
Reach (overhead) – Occasional
Handling – Frequent
Fingering - Frequent
Sitting – Occasional
Standing – Frequent
Push Cart - Frequent

Pull Cart - Frequent INTERNAL/EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS:INTERNAL/EXTERNAL:
  • Works cooperatively with the nuclear medicine clerical staff and nuclear medicine physicians.
  • Works cooperatively with the nurses, clerical and transporters of the Cardiology Stress Lab.
  • Communicates with the Chief Technologists, Technologists and Transporters of the Radiology Department.
  • Communicates with the nurses, clerical staff of the nursing floors and critical care units.
  • Communicates with the physicians and their office staff.

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