HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Round Rock Medical Center - Cardiac Cath Lab Technician in Round Rock, Texas
POSITION SUMMARY: The Cardiac Cath Lab technologist 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 is responsible for direct and indirect patient care, scrubbing for diagnostic/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.
Maintains an active marketing profile for the facility and physicians. Maintain professional standards and seek professional growth. Providing care to patients ranging from adolescence, 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 Round Rock Medical Center.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and Round Rock Medical Center.
Excellent verbal and written skills
An ability and willingness to demonstrate and maintain clinical competency as required for the unit of assignment.
A positive attitude towards health care team member and diverse patient populations.
Available within 30 minutes to unit when on call.
An ability to demonstrate proficiency under all work environmental conditions related to changing patient needs, including work with patients needs, including work with patients with acute, chronic and complex disease processes.
Must be able to work independently, complete tasks without supervision and demonstrate independence with decision-making and problem solving in job related activities.
Exhibits regular, predictable attendance in accordance with departmental policies and be able to manage time demands effectively.
Demonstrates flexibility to changing work environment or responsibilities and must be able to function in emergency situations.
Exhibits professional and ethical conduct at all times and is courteous with patients, co-works, family members, physicians and the general public.
Appropriately handles confidential information regarding patient records.
Must take the initiative to set personal and patient related goals.
Maintains a safe working environment.
Uses a broad variety of equipment and patient care appliances routinely to provide patient care
Must pass competency checklists for all responsibilities outlined by the departmental program/policy.
Will participate and promote positive team interactions to ensure quality patient care and interdisciplinary collaboration.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Required: Two years acute care hospital experience.
Required: RCIS or (RT) CVT, Previous Cath Lab Experience. Previous experience in Special Procedures. Graduate of CVT School. Computer Skills preferred
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES:
Required: AHA BLS at time of hire and ACLS within six months of hire
Required: RCIS or (RT) CVT, Certified Respiratory Therapist
Title: Round Rock Medical Center - Cardiac Cath Lab Technician
Location: Texas-Round Rock-Round Rock Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06240-48273