Penn Medicine Cardiac Cath Technologist - Full Time Cath Tech - Cardiology Electrophysiology in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Cardiac Cath Technologist - Full Time Cath Tech - Cardiology Electrophysiology
Job ID :68950
Job Category: Technician/Technologists
Specialty Area: Technician/Technologists
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: Full day
Penn Medicine Entity: Pennsylvania Hospital
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 800 Spruce St
Education Required: High School Diploma/GED
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
Pennsylvania Hospital is currently seeking a Cardiac Cath Tech. The Cardiac Cath Tech independently works in the Electrophysiology Lab assisting the Electrophysiologists during procedures, analyzes hemodynamics and ECGs, removes sheaths, process studies and uses sterile technique to set up the lab. Work is assigned and performed under occasional direction.
Minimum Requirements :
Must maintain certification as either a
1) Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) via Cardiovascular Credentialing International
2) Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) via Cardiovascular Credentialing International, or
3) Registered Technologist (RT) via the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
Must be a graduate of an accredited invasive cardiovascular, cardiopulmonary or radiology program.
Previous experience in EP Lab is preferred.
Must maintain current ACLS and BLS licensure.
Must successfully be “boarded” within six months of hire date.
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
Live Your Life's Work
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.