Technician-Cardiovascular, Special Procedures
Company: Sutter Health
Posted on: June 19, 2022
Position Overview:The Cardiovascular Technologist (CVT) provides
technical analysis and support during diagnostic cardiology or
other procedures performed within the cardiac Cath Lab when
necessary. The CVT prepares documentation of technical information
in a professional and timely manner. The CVT works closely with the
Cardiologist, Registered Nurses and Radiology staff to provide
quality patient care and ensure smooth and efficient workflow
through the department.
He/she must be able to perform duties quickly, accurately and with
knowledge of priority. A high level of stress is associated with
this position, and the incumbent must be able to function under
pressure. The CVT is also responsible for assisting with gathering
statistical data and performance improvement information.
The CVT works with a variety of medical instrumentation and
equipment and must maintain competent technical skills in the Cath
Lab. He/she understands and complies with the policies and
procedures of Alta Bates Summit Hospital The CVT must be able to be
trained to perform "scrub" duties required for all procedures
performed within the
School Diploma is required
+ Other - Completion of a cardiology technical program
+ Associate's Degree - College coursework in health sciences
+ Basic Life Support Certification - BLS is required upon hire
+ Advanced Cardiac Life Support - ACLS is required upon hire
+ Certified Cardiology Technician - CCT (After 2 years experience
in Cardiology) preferred
+ Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) - preferred
in one yearExperience:+ 6 months - 2 years in acute care facility,
cardiac cath lab (scrub, circulator, monitoring) roles and/or EP
lab experience preferredSkills & Knowledge:+ Must demonstrate
knowledge of ECG interpretation.
+ Must demonstrate knowledge of hemodynamic and other physiological
+ Must demonstrate knowledge of clinical analysis of cath lab data
and report results.
+ Must demonstrate knowledge of instrumentation, equipment
calibration, operation and maintenance related to cath lab
+ Must demonstrate knowledge of Cath Lab Systems and hemodynamic
monitors typically used for monitoring cardiac cath procedures.
+ Must demonstrate knowledge ofsterile technique. Must be able to
perform scrub duties as required for testing to be performed
(cardiac, vascular etc.).
+ This list of job elements, responsibilities, skills, duties,
requirements or conditions is not comprehensive. It is merely the
most descriptive of the current job. management reserves all rights
to revise the job description or require that other tasks be
performed when the circumstances of the job change (for example:
emergencies, staff changes, workload or technical
development).Organization:Alta Bates Summit Medical CenterEmployee
Shift:DayShift Hours:8 Hour ShiftDays of the Week
Scheduled:OtherWeekend Requirements:OtherSchedule:Full TimeHrs Per
2wk Pay Period:80Applications Accepted:All Applications
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status,
sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex,
gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin
(including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals
who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age,
medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or
protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or
perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical
condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made
unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screening.
Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be
considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal,
state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San
Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
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