CARDIOVASCULAR TECHNOLOGIST

CATH LAB

 

 

CARDIOVASCULAR TECHNOLOGIST

Penn Highlands Huntingdon has an immediate need for a fill-time Cardiovascular Technologist

The primary function of the position is to provide assistance to the Physician during diagnostic and invasive cardiovascular and peripheral vascular procedures.  Provides care assessment prior and during the procedure, and post procedural instruction to patients

Minimum Required Qualifications:

Must Possess current licensure as an RN, RT(R), LPN, RCIS, or eligible.

Certification as an ARRT

2-3 Years clinical experience in diagnostic and/or interventional cardiac catheterization lab required.

ACLS and BLS Certifications

Able to fulfill “on-call” obligations and able to respond in less than 30 minutes when requested.

Knowledge of 12 Lead EKG interpretation, intra cardiac pressure waveform knowledge, pacemaker operations, and other radiographic equipment related to cardiac care.

 

Preferred Requirements:

Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) certification preferred.

Must obtain within 24 months of employment.