GiaCare, Inc.

  • Cardiac Catheterization Technician (Electrophysiology)

    Location US-CA-Fairfield
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2 weeks ago)
    Job ID
    2018-3868
    # of Openings Remaining
    0
  • Overview

    Cardiac Catheterization Technician (Electrophysiology)


    Are you an experienced Cardiac Catheterization Technician? Would you like an opportunity to give back to our men and women in uniform?


    We are currently accepting resumes for Cardiac Catheterization Technician to provide medical services at the Department of Defense Military Health System (MHS), David Grant Medical Center (DGMC), Travis AFB. area in anticipation of an upcoming government contract award.


     


    Hours may vary facility runs 24/7 


    No Federal Holidays


     


    For consideration please send resumes to: vramirez@giacare.com


     


     


    GiaCare is committed to quality in everything we do. We carefully match our employees to the right opportunity. We have earned the Joint Comission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Health-care Staffing Services


     Join a team whose business is built on a history of integrity, honesty, and reliability.


     As a GiaCare member, you are eligible for the following benefits:



    • Medical

    • Dental

    • Vision

    • Paid Time Off (PTO)

    • Federal Holidays

    • CEU Reimbursement

    • 401K


     

    Responsibilities


    • • Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory: Assists physicians in diagnosing and treating cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmias in the Cath/EP Lab specializing in the care of patients undergoing PTCA, stent placement, IABP
      placement, Impella placement and EP devices and ablations. With increased experience provides resource and mentoring to new staff while exhibiting enhanced technical skills.
      • Assist the physician during invasive and noninvasive procedures to treat cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmias. Maintain high standards to achieve quality patient care. Communicates continuously with the physician about the patient’s condition. May perform any of the following: Basic diagnostic catheterization procedures on adult patients with known and suspected congenital and acquired cardiac and peripheral vascular disease. Basic interventional procedures which may include any of the following: PTCA, PCI, IABP placement and operation, IVUS/FFR procedures and operation, Impella Insertion and operation, Basic EP procedure may include any of the following; EP studies, implantation of pacemaker, ICD, BIV ICD and ablations.
      • Room preparation and breakdown to include stocking rooms, daily QC checks, radiographic, hemodynamic and computer setup, and room cleanup. Prepare sterile procedure tray and patient sterile field appropriately for specified procedure type.
      • Evaluate the status of the patient during the procedure; provide age and gender specific care, prep access site according to lab standard practice, and perform EKG lead placement, blood pressure and pulse oximetry setup for hemodynamic monitoring.

    Qualifications


    • Certificate

    • Completion of an accredited Registered Cardiovascular Technician Certification (RCVT, RCIS) program, accredited Radiology Technologist program with a Certified Radiation Technologist (CRT) and The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

    • 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).

    • Registered as a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) as determined by the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI).

    • Must have a minimum of two years professional Cardiac Catheterization experience. The technician must have worked full time or part time (greater than 20 hours per week) as a professional Cardiac Catheterization Technician and/or Electrophysiology Technologist for a minimum of 2 years with at least 12 months in the last 24 months.

    • Certifications in addition to Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Required.
      Completion of Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) or Certification Examination for Competency in Cardiac Electrophysiology (CEPS).


    Our Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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