Cath Lab Tech/Radiology Tech

Bryan Health · Bryan Medical Center
Department: Cath Lab
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Address: 1600 South 48th Street, Lincoln, NE, USA

Job Description

Full-time, Day shift, 0700-1730

The Cardiovascular Technologist I assists in all procedures performed in the invasive cardiology area. Provides a safe patient care environment that aids in diagnosis and care of patients experiencing cardiac pathologies; maintains and operates the physiological systems; performs unit-based activities which contribute to a positive and professional work environment.

 

PRINCIPAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  1. *Commits to the mission, vision, beliefs and consistently demonstrates our core values.
  2. *Provides assistance during invasive cardiology procedures performed in the invasive lab, as well as the electrophysiology lab, ICU-CCU, the emergency room, and the operating room.
  3. *Functions in the scrub role by preparing, organizing and anticipating needed instruments, supplies and equipment for safe patient care and operative procedure and other activities as directed by provider.
  4. *Records, analyzes and documents clinical patient information; recognizes and communicates arrhythmias; monitors arterial and/or venous pressure lines.
  5. *Demonstrates competencies and performs therapeutic interventions consistent with cath lab procedures, with consideration given to risk management and infection control practices.
  6. *Determines the impact of cath lab interventions on the patient’s condition and recognizes the patient’s progress toward meeting desired outcomes.
  7. *Initiates communication with peers and other members of the health care team about clinical priorities for care.
  8. *Initiates problem solving and conflict resolution skills to foster effective work relationships with peers.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

 

Required to have at least one (1) of the following:

  • Associates degree in Cardiovascular Technology or allied health field of study;
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT);
  • Minimum of two (2) years on-the-job training in invasive cardiology in association with Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) certification.

Bachelor’s degree preferred.  Prior experience in hemodynamic monitoring skills and ECG interpretation skills preferred.

 

OTHER CREDENTIALS / CERTIFICATIONS:

Basic Life Support (CPR) certification required.  Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required or required within 6 months of hire.

Equal opportunity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. Bryan Health participates in E-Verify and may provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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