HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cath Lab Tech II in Plano, Texas

Cardiovascular Tech II

Work Schedule : Full-Time, Days with Rotating Call

Location : The Medical Center of Plano

A 400 bed, full-service, acute-care facility, The Medical Center of Plano has over 1000 physicians on staff representing 70 specialties and sub-specialties, a medical support staff of over 1400 employees and a variety of inpatient and outpatient programs. The 53-acre campus includes the main hospital and medical offices, a comprehensive cancer-treatment center, the Surgery Center of Plano and the Center for Lifestyle Enhancement. As a member of the HCA family, your potential for achievement, variety and career growth are substantial.

Job Responsibilities :

  • Performs technical skills through education & expertise.

  • Documents & comm. data in concise manner.

  • Develops individual goal-directed care to cardiac patient through use of assessment and technical skills.

  • Responsible for the Lab when manager is not available.

  • Preceptor for new hires and current Tech’s.

  • Competent in both Diagnostic and Interventional Cathlab job duties.

  • Witness for waste of drugs in the automated drug delivery system to include narcotics.

  • Attendance and being on time, ready to work your scheduled hours is an essential job function.

    Job Requirements/Certifications :

  • Education: High school diploma/GED preferred

  • Licensure/certification/registration: BCLS & ACLS; prefer RCVT or RT

  • Experience: 2 years in cath lab

  • Special Skills & Qualifications: Ability to listen, interact and communicate verbally and in writing.

    Ages of Patient Served : 1 – 11 years (Child/Pediatric) 12 -17 years (Adolescent) 18 – 64 years (Adult) 65 years and older (Geriatric)

    Mental and Emotional Requirements : The incumbent must manage stress appropriately, make decisions under pressure, manage anger/fear/hostility/violence, handle multiple priorities and be able to work alone.

    Environmental Conditions : The incumbent may be exposed to toxics/caustics/chemicals/detergents, moving mechanical parts, potential electrical shock, x-ray/electromagnetic energy, communicable diseases and blood borne pathogens. The incumbent will spend approximately 75% of their time indoors.

    Physical Demands : Very Heavy Work: Lifting objects in excess of 100 lbs. with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing 50 lbs or more. Ability to lift, push and pull with assistance (mechanical or co-worker), the weight of the average patient specific to the department. This position also requires that the incumbent, on some occasions, must be able to lift and/or carry items up to 25 pounds, push or pull items having a maximum weight of 50 pounds and be able to stoop, bend or kneel as necessary. During normal execution of the responsibilities of this job, the incumbent will sit approximately 20% of the time, stand 50% of the time and walk 30% of the time. This position will also require repetitive arm/hand movements and the incumbent must have visual acuity for near objects.

Title: Cath Lab Tech II

Location: Texas-Plano-The Medical Center of Plano

Requisition ID: 00058-83055