Community Health Systems Cardiac Cath Lab Technician - Cath Lab - Full Time - Days in Lancaster, South Carolina

Description:

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.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate of a Technical College, or equivalent, with accredited qualifications in a clinically related profession. (i.e.: Paramedic, Radiologic technologist, Respiratory Care Practitioner, etc….)

Experience:

  • 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.

Other:

  • 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.).

Licenses/Certificates:

  • 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

Location: SC-Lancaster

Requisition ID: 1680465