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Nuclear medicine technology

Nuclear medicine services are provided to Queensland Health from customer-friendly centres with access to state-of-the-art technology. 

Registration requirements

A nuclear medicine technologist in Queensland must hold current registration with the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia.

Individuals working as a nuclear medicine technologist in Queensland are also required to hold a current radiation safety license.

Internationally qualified nuclear medicine technologists

Internationally qualified nuclear medicine technologists must have completed a qualification listed on the Medical Radiation Practice Board of Australia Equivalent Programs of Study list to be able to work in Queensland.

In some cases, in addition to this qualification you must obtain a Statement of Accreditation from the
Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine (ANZSNM).

Working with students

Nuclear medicine technologists in Queensland Health at times have the opportunity to participate in the clinical supervision of students and graduates for their supervised practice year or professional development year (PDY).

Last updated: 11 June 2014