nuclear medicine travel technologist

Nuclear Medicine Tech Travel Jobs

Nuclear medicine technologists use a scanner to create images of a patient's body. They prepare radioactive drugs and administer them to patients undergoing scans which cause designated areas of the body to appear different from normal areas in the images.  

    
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Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Santa Rosa-Petaluma CA
Start Date: 08/12/2024
Santa Rosa CA $2689
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Dayton OH
Start Date: 08/12/2024
Dayton OH $2727
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Washington DC
Start Date: 08/19/2024
Washington DC $2782
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Billings MT
Start Date: ASAP
Billings MT $2859
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Bremerton-Silverdale WA
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Silverdale WA $2739
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 10
Metro Area: Washington DC
Start Date: ASAP
Manassas VA $2659
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 10
Metro Area: Los Angeles CA
Start Date: ASAP
Santa Monica CA $3137
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Toledo OH
Start Date: ASAP
Toledo OH $2659
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 12
Metro Area: Los Angeles CA
Start Date: ASAP
Santa Monica CA $2921
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
14 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta GA
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Newnan GA $2459
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Fond du Lac WI
Start Date: ASAP
Fond du Lac WI $2659
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Greenville-Mauldin-Easley SC
Start Date: ASAP
Easley SC $2499
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Laurinburg NC
Start Date: 09/03/2024
Laurinburg NC $2139
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
26 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: Omaha-Council Bluffs NE-IA
Start Date: ASAP
Omaha NE $2955
Nuc Med Tech - Nuclear Medicine Tech »
13 weeks - Days 8
Metro Area: New York NY
Start Date: ASAP
New Brunswick NJ $3256

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This estimated weekly gross pay is based on the specified number of hours per week and includes available stipend amounts. Traveler eligibility is subject to company policy, as well as additional regulations and laws.

Specialty Requirements

Most employers require a bachelor's degree in nuclear medicine technology. Alternatively, a 12-month certificate program can meet the educational requirement, provided the candidate has an undergraduate degree in a related field. Additional certification may be required depending on the state. Nuclear Medicine Techs should have good interpersonal and critical thinking skills.

More Information About Nuclear Medicine Tech Travel Jobs

Among other functions, a Nuclear Medicine Tech may perform organ imaging tests, such as skeletal, cardiac blood pool, and major vascular blood pool. They will inject radiopharmaceuticals under the direct supervision of a radiologist and subsequently monitor the patient to check for unusual reactions. They will check scanners to ensure that they are working properly and keep thorough procedural records.

Nuclear Medicine Tech Travel Job Description

In addition to their testing and imaging duties, Nuclear Medicine Technologists explain imaging procedures to patients and answering questions. Most positions are found in hospitals and diagnostic centers.

Nuclear Medicine Technologist Pay

The BLS reported that the median annual salary for a Nuclear Medicine Technologist in 2023 was $92,500. That number can reach into six figures for those at the top pay level for the profession. Pay varies with location, facility, and the duties required for a given position. Travelers typically earn a higher earlier or weekly rate than permanent staff, with pay reflecting the need for supplemental staffing.