Nuclear Medicine Technologist Skills Checklist

Please rate your experience / frequency within the last year
0 = No Experience / Observed Only
1 = Limited Experience / Rarely Done (<6 times/year)
2 = May Need Some Review / Occasionally Done (1-2 times/month)
3 = Experienced / Frequently Done (daily or weekly)

Please rate your experience / frequency within the last year

0 = No Experience / Observed Only

1 = Limited Experience / Rarely Done (<6 times/year)

2 = May Need Some Review / Occasionally Done (1-2 times/month)

3 = Experienced / Frequently Done (daily or weekly)

Please rate your experience / frequency within the last year
0 = No Experience / Observed Only
1 = Limited Experience / Rarely Done (<6 times/year)
2 = May Need Some Review / Occasionally Done (1-2 times/month)
3 = Experienced / Frequently Done (daily or weekly)

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Age Of Patients Cared For

Newborn/Neonate (birth to 30 days)
Infant (31 days to 12 months)
Toddler/Preschool (13 months to 5 years)
School Age Child/adolescent (6 years to 18 years)
Young Adults/Middle Adult (19 years to 64 years)
Older Adults/Elderly (65+ years)

General Skills

Hospital Experience
Clinic Experience
Teaching/Educational Facility
Vital Signs
Care of patients in restraints
Use of transfer/lifting devices
IV Injection
Positioning Patient
Computerized Charting
Obtaining Consent
Dose Calibrator constancy check
Survey Meter Operational check
Daily Wipe Testing
Hot Lab management generators
Hot Lab Dose calibration
Radiation level survey
Hand/Clothing monitoring
Proper use of syringe shield/gloves/lab coat
Waste disposal
Radioactive Spill procedure/response
NRC Regulatory Guide
Instructions regarding prenatal radiation exposure
Knowledge of "Do Not Use Abbreviations"
Experience as charge nurse/supervisor?
Knowledge of current Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goals
Knowledge/familiarity with HCAHPS scores
IV Pumps

Head And Neck

Brain
Carotid Artery
Shunt Study
Cisternography
Gated SPECT ( post infarct)
Parathyroid
Hyperthyroid Treatment
Thyroid Ablation
Uptake Scan
Cancer Survey

Skeletal/bone

Three Phase
Whole Body
Limited
Bone Marrow Scan

Cardiac

Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Stress Test/Thallium SPECI
Infarction
Dual Isotopes
CCK Ejection Fraction
MUGA Scan

Lung And Chest

DTPA Aerosol
Perfusion
VQ Ventilation/Perfusion Scan

Abdomen, Gi And Gu

GI Bleed
Gastric Emptying
Renal Flow
With Lasix
Flow/Function
Three Phase
Voiding Cystogram
Captopril
Liver/Spleen Study
Liver Spect with Flow
Gallbladder
Meckel's Diverticulum
HIDA and CCK-HIDA Scan
Adrenal Scan
Testicular

Endocrine/lymphatic/tumors

Lymphoscintigraphy
Lymphatic Scan - Melanoma
Injection-Lymphatic
Gallium Scan
PET Scan
Indium 111 WBC Scan Whole Body
Indium 111 WBC Scan Limited
Abscess Localizations Individual Sites

Other Procedures

Brachytherapy
Planar Procedures
SPECT Procedures
Radionuclide Arteriogram/Venogram
Schilling's Test
Stress Holter Monitoring
Gated NVG Stress/Rest
ALARA ( As Low As Reasonably Achievable)

Equipment Used

Siemens
GE
Hitachi
Phillips