AA*Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/5/2020

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    1 - Day
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    1-Shared Services
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    Central Texas Medical Center

Job Description


$10000 Sign On Bonus, Relocation Assistance Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist - Central Texas Medical Center

Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX  78666

Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX

  •  Be part of a team dedicated to providing Texas Hill Country residents with the best medical care possible, as evident by CTMC being named a Center of Excellence for bariatric surgery, knee replacements and primary stroke care by The Joint Commission. 
  • CTMC’s highest priority is the safety of its patients and staff. Recently, CTMC was the recipient of the Premier Hospital Improvement Innovation Network (HIIN) Excellence in Patient Safety Across the Board Award and is a five-time recipient of the Leapfrog Group’s ‘A’ for patient safety.
  • In back-to-back years, CTMC has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with the Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, recognizing the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment.
  • Located near colleges and universities to expand your career by offering tuition reimbursement. Just one of the perks of the extraordinary benefits package.
  • CTMC’s CREATION Health Institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women’s health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children’s health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee.
  • CTMC is a proud member of the AdventHealth System.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Maintains a proper sterile field during surgical procedures
  • Assists surgeons with vascular procedures, such as preparing balloons and stents
  • Monitors patient comfort and safety during tests, alerting physicians to abnormalities or changes in patient responses
  • Ensures patient comfort and reports any unusual occurrences
  • Is consistent in obtaining high quality images using digital x-ray equipment
  • Transfers images to appropriate storage medium
  • Learns physician preferences and routines and meets these in a timely manner
  • Can gather all supplies and set up a sterile field for each procedure that is performed in the Cath lab
  • Inspects and documents findings of protective wear according to policy
  • Monitors radiation safety for staff, physicians, patients and any observers involved in procedures performed in the Cath lab
  • Uses stock judiciously and in a cost-effective manner
  • Demonstrates the ability to provide post procedure hemostasis and correctly applies post procedure dressing
  • Participates in patient/family educational/supportive needs
  • Participates in quality improvement efforts
  • Performs other duties as assigned


What You Will Need:   

  • Associates degree in a related field. Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Heart Association
  • Must possess and maintain one of the following:

•         Current valid State of Texas license as a Registered Nurse (RN)

•         Radiologic Technologist [R.T.(R)]

•         Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS)

•         Registered Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES)

•         Cardiovascular Therapist (CVT)

•         Critical Care Registered Nursing (CCRN) Certification preferred


Job Summary:

Assists cardiologists with cardiac catheterization procedures.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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