Skilled Nuclear Medical Technologist with current ARRT and CNMT certification, 30 years experience in three different imaging modalities including, general radiology, mammography, and nuclear medicine. I have a Bachelor\'s degree in Radiologic Sciences and I am a certified bilingual translator.
Skilled in patient care
Skilled in equipment quality control
Good IV starter
Work well with co-workers
Skilled at sterile procedure
Trained in HIPPA compliance
Radiologic TechnologistHoly Rosary Medical Center – Ontario, Oregon I worked with the radiologist in assisting with procedures. I prepared and positioned patients for tests and x-rays while following radiation safety procedures. I also, adjusted radiation levels and developed film.
10/1987 to 01/2010
Staff TechnologistMercy Medical Center – Nampa, Idaho. I worked at Mercy Medical Center until we were acquired by Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in 2010. At Mercy, I worked as a staff technologist in radiology, mammography, computerized technology, and nuclear medicine. . My duties included: performing patient imaging, processing images, working with specialized imaging equipment, working along with radiologists and physicians in assisting in procedures, adjusting radiation doses, monitoring patients and administering medications as needed for examinations. Other duties included: Student tech coordinator, certified interpreter, quality control of equipment, and preparing departments for inspections such as JACHO and NRC.
01/2010 to Current
Nuclear Medicine TechnologistSaint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center – Boise, Idaho I have been working as a staff nuclear medicine technologist at Saint Alphonsus since they acquired Mercy in 2010. My primary responsibilities as a staff technologist are to : prepare and administer radioactive isotopes for imaging procedures using a radiation-detecting gamma camera. Accomplish computer processing for interpretation by the cardiologists and radiologists. Explain imaging exams to my patients and follow radiation safety procedures to keep radiation dose to the patient and myself as low as reasonably achievable. Perform quality control on all equipment. Prepare department for NRC and JACHO inspections. Work along side with cardiologists and radiologists for stress tests and other imaging procedures.
Bachelor of Science: Radiologic Science Boise State University - Boise, Idaho
Nuclear medicine certification: Nuclear Medicine Weber State University - Ogden, Utah
Associate of Science: Radiologic Science Boise State University - Boise, Idaho