Cath Lab Technician I FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/15/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Date Posted:
    9/15/2020
  • Job ID:
    20018882
  • Job Family
    Cath Lab/Special Procedures
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Description
Cath Lab Technician I FT Days AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach
 
Location Address: 401 Palmetto Street, New Smyrna, Florida 32168
 
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • Health Insurance Coverage
  • High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of New Smyrna Beach.
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time Days
 

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Assist physicians performing procedures:
  • Prepping and draping the patient
  • Passing instruments, guide wires, catheters, etc.
  • Monitoring patient blood pressure as directed by physician
  • Maintains integrity and sterility of equipment and supplies throughout the procedure
  • Selects proper technical factors and positioning to demonstrate anatomy and suspected pathology
  • Utilizes immobilization devices as appropriate for the safety and comfort of the patient
  • Recognizes and communicates the electrocardiographic and hemodynamic changes to the physician and appropriate staff members throughout the procedure
  • Documents accurate and pertinent data concerning the patient's condition during procedure and reports data to the appropriate person
  • Performs general diagnostic procedures as necessary
  • Prepares patient in a timely fashion and notifies physician promptly
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of drugs commonly used in the Cath Lab / Special Procedures Lab.
  • Utilizes knowledge and skills in giving safe and effective patient care:
  • Identifies the total needs of the patients
  • Ensures proper procedure and precautions are followed
  • Plans for and maintains a clean, orderly, and safe environment for the patient
  • Carries out those activities delegated by the physician, which concern medications, treatment, and diagnostic measures
  • Demonstrates the ability to learn and practice new techniques and equipment utilization by attending training sessions and familiarizing self with new procedure revisions as they occur


Qualifications
  • Requires satisfactory completion of a formal radiological technology, surgical technology, paramedic, respiratory therapy, cardiopulmonary, or cardiovascular technology program
  • Must maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
 
Job Summary:

The Cath Lab / Special Procedures Tech I will ensure the delivery of safe and effective patient care for this discipline. This position requires the Cath Lab / Special Procedures Tech I to be knowledgeable and proficient in the treatment of interventional and diagnostic cardiology and radiology for inpatients and outpatients under the direction of the Cath Lab / Special Procedures Manager, Administrative Director, and the Medical Director.  This position requires intimate knowledge of both departmental and hospital policies and procedures relating to the field of Cardiology and Radiology. Will follow same standard as New Grad RN program and after one year of employment, management review, and skills evaluation will consider pay increase with Manager and Director approval.



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

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