All modality technologists work under the general supervision of a Nuclear Medicine physician, Radiation Oncologist, Radiologist or other medical officers. Examinations are frequently made additionally complex due to serious illness, injuries and mental or physical incapacity of the patient.
Nuclear Medicine Technologist dispenses and utilizes radionuclide and use radiation detectors as part of a diagnostic or therapeutic plan for patients
Nuclear Medicine Technologist - Rotating shifts may be required, including recognized Federal Holidays. Hours typically consist of an 8 hour tour between:Days: 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Federal Holidays observed by the DC VAMC are:
New Year Day, Labor Day, Martin Luther King Day, Columbus Day, Presidents' Day, Veterans' Day, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving Day, Independence Day, Christmas Day
This also includes any other day specifically declared by the President of the United States to be a national holiday.