NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGIST RESPIRATORY THERAPIST, MEDICAL ASSISTANT
A highly talented nuclear medicine technologist seeking a challenging position in nuclear medicine where I can use my
huge experience in preparing, measuring, and administering radio-pharmaceuticals in diagnostic and therapeutic
Strong medical ethics
Strong clinical judgment
Computerized charting specialist
Extensive medical terminology knowledge
Practiced inpatient and outpatient caregiving
Blood Withdrawal certification
Practiced in sterilization techniques
Abides by infection control standards
State of Florida Department of Health, Certified Radiologic Technologist, NMT
State of Florida Department of Health, Certified RespiratoryTherapist, CRTT
Nuclear Medicine Technology Certified Board- NMTCB September 1994
American Registry of Radiologic Technologists- ARRT December 1994
National Board for Respiratory Care- NBRC March 1996
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Mertek CorpFebruary 2001 to CurrentNuclear Medicine Technologist Respiratory Therapist, Medical Assistant Miami, Florida
Work with Nuclear Cardiology Doctors through various testing including but not limited to Myocardial Perfusion Studies, Left ventricular function studies, T-Wave Alternans and Stress echo's.
Responsible for the ordering and administration of radiopharmaceutical's assuring accuracy and patient comfort.
Responsible for the implementation of state, federal and nuclear regulatory commission and guidelines regarding the calibration of equipment, disposal and daily, weekly quality control measurements.
Administer Respiratory treatments; perform PFT (pulmonary function testing) and oxygen saturation testing.
Responsible for the crash cart and assisting the Doctor with emergency response.
Assist with blood draws and insert all Intravenous catheters.
Assist with EKG's, ICG's, Patient vitals and various office procedures including but not limited to answering phones confirming schedule and explaining procedures.
Jackson Health SystemApril 2011 to April 2016Nuclear Medicine Technologist Miami, Florida
Work in a well diversified Nuclear Medicine Department.
Performing all Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT studies including but not limited to therapies, cardiology oncology and tumor localization's.
Proficient with adults, adolescent's and pediatrics prepared radiopharmaceutical kits by milking the generator.
Being on call and prepared for emergency scans.
Insertion and placement of IV catheters.
Assisting with Stress lab, lead placement and EKG's Compliant with federal, state and local nuclear regulatory commission and guidelines regarding the calibration of equipment, correct disposal of pharmaceuticals and daily quality control measurements.
Keiser UniversityJanuary 2007 to June 2007Instructor Miami, Florida
Instructed the students in the subjects of Law and Ethics in healthcare and quality assurance and quality control in healthcare.
Including teaching phlebotomy.
Visited clinical sites to assure student education.
South Miami HospitalMarch 1996 to June 1997Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician, Nuclear Medicine Technologist Miami, Florida
Perform various types of routine Respiratory Procedures, Treatments, peak flows, blood gases Ventilator Management Experience in Neonatal Intensive Care, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and emergency room procedures.
Code blue, intubation assist.
Transfer of intubated patients.
Perform various types of general nuclear medicine procedures Compliant with federal, state and local nuclear regulatory commission and guidelines regarding the calibration of equipment, correct disposal of pharmaceuticals and daily quality control measurements.
Education and Training
LA WILSON TECHNOLOGICAL SCHOOLMedical Assistant Laboratory
BiologyDix Hills, New YorkMedical Assistant Laboratory
Nuclear Medicine TechnologyFarmingdale, New YorkBiology
Nuclear Medicine Technology
MOLLOY COLLEGE RockvilleNuclear Medicine Technology
Certified Respiratory TherapyNew YorkMOLLOY COLLEGE Rockville Centre, New York
MIAMI DADE COLLEGEPETMiami, Florida
PET/CT Training InstituteTampa, Florida
IV Placement, Quality Control, OSHA regulations, Experienced with ADAC, GE, Philips, IS2 and Cardio MD Gamma cameras and Philips Gemini Tf-L4 PET/CT. PACS sysems GE and PHILIPS, EMR systems CERNER and Practice fusion