USGP Cardiac Cath Technician - JBSA in San Antonio, Texas
Cardiac Cath Technician - JBSA
San Antonio Military Medical Center - San Antonio, TX
USGP is seeking Cardiac Catheterization Technicians to provide services at San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC). Work hours are 7:30 AM until 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday, with additional call hours for after duty care.
Graduate from a Cardiovascular Technologist program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) through the Joint Review Committee in Cardiovascular Technology (JRC-CVT).
Must have and maintain a valid and current Basic Life Support (BLS) card and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification.
Licensure/Registration: Registered as a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) as determined by the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) is required. Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) is preferred.
Experience: One year of experience as a Cardiovascular Technologist after graduation.
JOB DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Perform duties within the scope of practice determined by didactic, laboratory, and clinical technological education and registration.
Review and/or record pertinent patient history and supporting clinical data.
Perform appropriate clinical procedures and obtain a record of anatomical, pathological, and/or physiological data for interpretation by a physician.
Exercise discretion and judgment in the performance of cardiovascular diagnostic and therapeutic services.
Participate in interventional cardiovascular catheterization and/or cardiac electrophysiology procedures, including, but not limited to balloon angioplasty, stent insertion, radiofrequency ablation, and pacemaker and/or implantable defibrillator insertion. Must have knowledge or an aptitude to learn new, increasingly complex, and rapidly changing technology of equipment and procedures.
Perform a full range of diagnostic ultrasound examinations.