HCA, Hospital Corporation of America North Austin Medical Center - Cardiac Cath Lab Technician Lead in Austin, Texas
The Cardiac Cath Lab Technologists Sr under the direction of the Cath Lab Supervisor is responsible for performing the daily operations for the Cardiac Cath Lab. The Cardiac Cath Lab Tech Sr is responsible for direct and indirect patient care, scrubbing for diagnostic/interventional cases, circulating diagnostic and interventional cases and hemodynamic monitoring. Other departmental duties as assigned, such as: ordering supplies/maintaining inventory, cost efficiency, providing appropriate information towards future needs and actively supports process improvement within the Cardiology Department. Maintain an active marketing profile for the facility and physicians. Maintain professional standards and seek professional growth. Providing care to patients ranging from adult to geriatric, utilizing in accordance with the medical staff and within the organizational structure, philosophy and goals and objectives of the Cardiology Department and North Austin Medical Center.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Required: Graduate of CVT program; or graduate of an educational program in radiology accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) or graduate of an American Medical Association approved program in Radiologic Technology or a military training program of equivalent standards. Equivalent experience and education of 5 years in lieu of formal training program (applicable to Radiologic Technology education only); in lieu of education, t wo years previous Cath Lab Experience doing complex cath and peripheral procedures
Preferred: Graduate of CVT School or RT Program. One year cardiac cath lab experience
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES:
If RCIS/RVT: RCIS Certification from applicable accrediting body; RVT certification with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists If Radiologic Technician: Certified Texas Department of Health Medical Radiologic Technologist ; Registered Technologist with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists; if hired prior to 4/13/12 and been performing x-rays since 1987 AND was grandfathered in by the state of Texas, only CMRT required.
All: BLS certification as per SDH policy; ACLS certification as per SDH policy. New hires must obtain ACLS within 6 months of hire.
Preferred: CVT, Certified Radiologic Technologist, ARRT
Title: North Austin Medical Center - Cardiac Cath Lab Technician Lead
Location: Texas-Austin-North Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08224-46938