Location: Sheboygan, WI, USA
Invasive Cardiac Tech (Rad Tech) Part-time 1st Shift
Specialty / Department
Cardiac Cath Lab
Full / Part Time
Hours / Bi-weekly Pay Period
Shift / Scheduled Hours
+ Part-time benefit eligible!
+ Monday-Friday cath lab open from 7am-3:30pm (but start times flex).
+ No weekends, holidays, or on-call.
+ Sheboygan 2629 N 7th St
2629 N 7th St
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Performs advanced cardiovascular radiographic procedures in the Catheterization and/or Electrophysiology Laboratories to include monitoring, scrubbing and panning. Assists the physician and clinical staff with advanced diagnostic, interventional and surgical procedures as a scrub assistant and assists with the most complex cases.
Operates all monitoring, recording and related equipment used during procedures. Collects and prepares pertinent data for use by physician/staff.
Supports physician and staff during procedures.
Monitors patient electrocardiogram for cardiac dysrhythmias.
Operates the defibrillator and performs cardiopulmonary resuscitation when required. Provides assistance in emergency situations.
Assists in pre and post procedure activities related to equipment and patient care. Positions patient and selects exposure factors for all radiographic procedures performed in the department.
Identifies cardiovascular and peripheral vascular anatomy for documentation purposes.
Performs initial troubleshooting on equipment and arranges maintenance as necessary. Performs calibration, cleaning and quality assurance measures on equipment. Prepares, delivers, and picks up reusable items for re-sterilization.
Prepares and operates imaging, angiographic, interventional and storage systems.
Scrubs to assist physician with diagnostic, interventional and surgical procedures with knowledge of equipment and equipment options. Must be able to work with medical staff and fellows.
Serves as a technical resource, role model and/or preceptor for students and staff. Develops, trains and administers competencies to staff. Facilitates clinical problem solving and collaborates with other departments to provide education on managing patients after procedures and any other cardiology department processes and procedures.
License & Certifications
Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist registration (RCIS) issued by the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI), or
Cardiac Device Specialist (CCDS) certification issued by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners (IBHRE), or
Electrophysiology Specialist (CEPS) certification issued by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners (IBHRE), or
Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) certification issued by the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI), and
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) needs to be obtained within 6 months unless department leader has determined it is not required, and
Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification (ACLS) issued by the American Heart Association (AHA) needs to be obtained within 6 months unless department leader has determined it is not required.
Associate's Degree in Cardiovascular Technology or related field.
Typically requires 2 years of experience in a cardiac catheterization lab performing cardiac monitoring, panning and scrubbing.
Completion of an approved basic ECG interpretation course within three months of hire.Advanced technical skills in monitoring, scrubbing and panning with proficiency in both Catheterization and Electrophysiology procedures (where required). Demonstrated ability to quickly change priorities in a fast-paced environment.Excellent communication skills to work effectively with physicians, patients and other staff members.Basic computer skills.
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