Nuclear medicine involves working with modest amounts of radioactive material to diagnose and treat a variety of ailments and circumstances. This medication can bring about the gallbladder to contract (which could temporarily reproduce suspected gallbladder symptoms) and makes it possible for the technologist to measure the function of the gallbladder. The BLS expects this field to grow at a rate of 2 % from 2014 to 2024, which should outcome in 300 new jobs for nuclear medicine technologists. Here’s how this job’s satisfaction is rated in terms of upward mobility, stress level and flexibility. Your exam will be completed by a technologist who is board certified and has been particularly educated and educated in nuclear medicine technologies.