UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

NUCLEAR MED TECHNOLOGIST LEAD

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

8412 (SEIU LOCAL 925 Medical/Laboratory Tech)
8916 (1199NW-HMC Imaging Tech/Sonographer)


BASIC FUNCTION

Lead nuclear medicine technologists; perform complex nuclear medicine examinations of patients such as bicycle stress radionuclide ventriculogram, treadmill cardiac perfusion, and pharmacologic stress cardiac perfusion; provide expertise to support nuclear medicine clinical services; monitor equipment status; present inservices and instruction on examinations.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Regularly assign, instruct, and check the work of others. Under general direction, exercise advanced technical knowledge in a specific area of expertise such as clinical computer application or examination protocol development.

TYPICAL WORK

Regularly assign, instruct, and check the work of others; provide feedback on performance;

Assist with the instruction of fellows, residents, technologists and students in clinical application and techniques;

Review and report daily operational status of equipment, initiate repair service calls; document malfunctions;

Assist in completion of cost analyses and budget monitoring and planning;

Initiate orders for supplies and equipment;

Present general and specialty area inservices;

Perform the duties of nuclear medicine technologists;

Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS - Classified Non-Union

Certified by the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board or registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in Nuclear Medicine AND one year of experience as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist II

OR

equivalent education/experience.

Legal Requirement

Certification as a Radiologic Technologist - Nuclear Medicine in the State of Washington.


New Class: 6-4-93
Revise Class: 7-14-00

CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05