Community Health Systems Cardiac Cath Lab Technician - Cath Lab - Full Time - Days in Lancaster, South Carolina
Perform a variety of technical and supportive patient care tasks in assisting physicians to perform complex and invasive cardiovascular procedures which would also include: carotid and peripheral vascular procedures, pacemaker and ICD implants, inferior vena cava filter implants; all of which would utilize scrubbing, circulating, monitoring, recording hemodynamic parameters and assisting with the recovery of patients in accordance with policy and procedures.
- Graduate of a Technical College, or equivalent, with accredited qualifications in a clinically related profession. (i.e.: Paramedic, Radiologic technologist, Respiratory Care Practitioner, etc….)
Desirable characteristics include at least two years of experience in a critical care setting or in performing similar typeprocedures (i.e.: Special radiologic procedures and/or Cardiac Cath Lab).
Must be able to follow directions and to perform work according to department standards when no directions are given.
Must be emotionally mature and able to function effectively under stress.
Flexible start times.
On call requirements, including 30 minute arrival time.
Ability to communicate clearly in English.
Must be able to get to work for scheduled shift in the event of inclement weather.
Required to wear leaded apronvest and thyroid collar (approximately 15 lbs.).
BLS Certification required
ACLS Certification required
12-lead EKG interpretation required; competent in hemodynamic interpretation.
Must be competent and qualified to operate the radiology equipment in the Cath Lab.
Job: Cardiac Catherization Laboratory
Organization: Springs Memorial Hospital
Requisition ID: 1680465