CALIFORNIA

Can a nuclear medicine technologist do:

 

Hybrid imaging using CT for attenuation and localization?                         YES 

  (but only on a hybrid, not standalone system). 

 

Need to be certified in CT to do AT/localization?                                        NO

 

Diagnostic CT on hybrid, on a standalone or either?                                  NO

 

What CT certification does the state recognize (ARRT and/or NMTCB)         ARRT

  (and NMTCB - for NM and CT for attenuation and localization)

 

Mix isotopes with commercial kits to prepare radiopharmaceuticals?           YES

 

 

 

Updated May 2018