Fresno Heart and Surgical Hospital (FHSH) is a unique specialty hospital in Central California known for its luxurious accommodations, excellent patient experience and five-star cardiac, vascular and bariatric surgery services. Healthgrades and patients alike, have rated our facility among the top California hospitals when it comes to providing a healing environment. More than 90% of patients surveyed indicated they would definitely recommend us to family and friends. Healthgrades also ranks us in the top 5% nationally, recognizing our hotel-like environment and service with the Outstanding Patient Experience Award, eight years in a row. We have 48 private patient suites that are able to accommodate a patient's overnight guest. Also, an additional nine private intensive care suites. We are a technologically advanced facility with surgical suites that promote minimally-invasive techniques for cardiac, vascular, bariatric and general surgery.
The Nuclear Medicine Technologist 1, functions as a Scientific Technologist (Chemistry) is an entry level position that will be trained in Nuclear Medicine related imaging modalities. Works closely with the Nuclear Medicine Physician while performing the full spectrum of diagnostic imaging, analyzing biological specimens, assisting with therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. Responsible for patient safety protocols, maintaining all federal, state, local and regulatory agency requirements and participates in CQI activities.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:
MINIMUM REQUIRED: Graduate from an approved Nuclear Medicine Technology program or Associate's degree in related field.
MINIMUM REQUIRED: Current BLS certification.
California State Department of Health Services’ certificate as "Certified Technologist, Nuclear Medicine" all scopes including venipuncture.
PREFERRED: Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board - Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT), OR American Registry of Radiologic Technologists - Nuclear Medicine Technology (N).