Nuclear Pharmacist Salary in United States

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Average Salary for Nuclear Pharmacist in United States

The average salary of a(n) Nuclear Pharmacist in United States is $136,476.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Nuclear Pharmacist in United States is $65.61.

The average bonus of a(n) Nuclear Pharmacist in United States is $3,644.00.

Job Description:

Dispenses and compounds prescribed radioactive materials for use in nuclear medicine procedures, according to professional standards and State and Federal regulatory requirements. Acquires the desired radioactive material, either from a manufacturer, or from an in house generator system. Dispenses radioactive materials to a hospital, specialty clinic, or other nuclear medicine departments where the radiopharmaceutical will be administered to the patient. Provides drug information to other health professionals, aids the nuclear medicine staff in the selection of products, and interprets the process and results of unusual studies. Utilizes procedures that minimize radiation exposure to oneself and to others. Reviews and monitors medication therapy and orders written by appropriate caregivers for safety and effectiveness considering specific patient conditions and health status. Maintains appropriate records of dispensing and oversees and maintains the systems that charge or credit for medications and medication treatments. Maintains established procedures concerning quality assurance, security of controlled substances, and disposal of hazardous waste drugs. Ensures that proper documentation is completed for all medications. Maintains all equipment and systems used in the preparation, oversight, and dispensing of medications. Ensures that appropriate medications are available, ordered, prepared, stored, and maintained. May be found in various work settings to include hospital, medical clinic, retail pharmacy, or mail order pharmacy. Less

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