Catholic Health Initiatives EP Procedural Specialist - Cath Lab - FT .9 (Days) in DES MOINES, Iowa
EP Procedural Specialist - Cath Lab - FT .9 (Days)
GENERAL SUMMARY :
Under direction of the
Iowa Heart Center clinical administration assisting with EP Cath lab
procedures, clinical research and outcomes management, staff development,
marketing, and patient/community education.
Assistselectrophysiologists during EP procedures at Mercy Medical Center and MercyWest Lakes EP lab.
Assists inTraining Cath lab EP support and clinical staff in technical skills and EPconcepts and provides in-service education where needed.
Participates inevaluation and selection of EP Cath lab equipment supplies.
Assists inprocess improvement for procedural scheduling and EP lab work flow to ensureefficiency, quality, and patient satisfaction.
Assists indevelopment of hospital and practice policies and procedures related to EP.
Participates inthe development of patient education materials.
Acts as liaisonbetween medical industry representatives, physicians, staff, and patients.
Participates inmonitoring and auditing of procedural documentation to assure regulatorycompliance and reimbursement.
Works withelectrophysiologists in identification of research protocols.
Compiles andanalyzes reports, defined procedural outcomes data for clinical processimprovement, public reporting, third part data reporting, and researchpublications.
Develops andmaintains an EP procedural and clinical outcomes registry.
Workscooperatively with the IHC research department for all EP procedure relatedresearch projects.
Performs datacollection, analysis, and assists in publication of research findings.
Complies withresearch regulatory requirements, i.e. informed consents, IRB approval, etc.
In conjunctionwith IHC Research Department, assists in preparation of information forsubmission to IRB for approval and correspondence between IRB and drugcompanies.
Participates inprofessional development activities to include local and nationalpresentations.
Maintainsprofessional affiliation and certification.
Assists with EPmarketing plan development in conjunction with PR/Marketing Account Executiveincluding Web development.
Attends requiredmeetings and participates in committees as requested.
Develops,coordinates and participates in community outreach education and programs.
Travels to allIowa Heart Center offices, associated hospitals outside of Des Moines area asneeded.
Operate required vehicle(s) in a safe mannerto perform required duties of the position.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :
Registered Cardiovascular Invasive specialist certification program OR anAdvanced medical training degree (Associates of Science degree or Associate’sdegree in paramedic, or Allied Health Profession)
2 years EP lab experience, EP/device experience, or equivalent
Basic life support competency
ACLS required within 6 months in Cath lab
HRS certification preferred.
Valid Iowa Driver’s
Proof of current personal automobile insurance as required by Iowa law.
Advanced computer skills required to include database management.
Worker is required to arrive at hospital within 20 minutes for emergencycases on call.
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location IOWA-DES MOINES-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule 7:00am - 5:30pm
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Every Fourth
Req ID: 2018-R0180667
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.