Catholic Health Initiatives Cath Lab Technologist II 7am to 3:30 pm (Full time) in SUGAR LAND, Texas

Cath Lab Technologist II 7am to 3:30 pm (Full time)

Description

SUGAR LAND HOSPITAL

An acute care

hospital offering medical and surgical services to the Fort Bend community.

Clinical services include heart and vascular, gastroenterology, neurosciences,

diagnostic imaging, women services, orthopedics, and surgical services

including the latest in robotic surgery technology, the da Vinci® Xi. The

hospital offers The University of Texas MD Anderson Regional Care Center on its

campus. Sugar Land Hospital is a Pink Ribbon Facility offering 3-D digital

mammography-one of only 100 sites in the United States.

POSITION SUMMARY

Performs

duties of circulating, scrub, and monitoring of invasive cardiology

procedures. Demonstrates an

understanding of all invasive procedures, the equipment and supplies for each

procedure, and indications for performing each procedure.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Operates

the radiographic equipment utilizing radiation safety procedures

  1. Operates

physiologic recorder/database system with expertise recognizing arrhythmias and

normal/abnormal waveforms

  1. Operates

manifold, power injector, and other support equipment (VCR, ACT machines,

oximeters, and transport monitors)

  1. Develops

cines when necessary according to policy

  1. Able to recognize basic equipment

malfunctions and troubleshoot equipment in room. Report malfunctions to Biomed

promptly if unable to resolve

  1. Exhibits a

strong knowledge base of cardiovascular diseases and is able to interpret date

gathered during procedures and recognize potential implications in patient care

or complications

  1. Helps to

efficiently run schedule by maintaining a smooth and steady rate of work by

working independently. Communicate with other room staff and schedule

coordinator to maximize the productivity of the entire department. Perform

other duties as assigned to enhance patient care and efficiency

8.

Anticipates physician needs by being knowledgeable of: 1. procedures performed

in the department and 2. equipment (catheters, guide wires, etc.) necessary for

procedures. Sets up sterile trays and is able to assist physicians during procedures,

utilizing septic technique. Assists in maintaining the appropriate level of

medications and supplies stocked in the room

  1. Scrub

assist for AAA, TAVR and complex endovascular procedures and

radiographic/digital imaging technique for RTR’s

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education: Associate's Degree -OR-

Registered as a Radiologic Technologist

Radiography (RTR) , Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS),

or Cardiovascular Technologist (CVT)

CPR certified is required

Minimum years in field prior to employment: 3 years of experience.

Documented expertise & successful completion

of specialty training areas & skills checklist for at least two of the

following: EP, interventional, scrub

assist for AAA procedures or radiographic/digital imaging technique

Job Allied Health

Primary Location TEXAS-SUGAR LAND-ST LUKE SUGAR LAND

Daily Schedule 7am to 3:30 pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0112417