TECHNICIAN CARDIAC CATH LAB
Location: United States - California - Temecula 4 Openings.
Valley Hospital brings advanced technology, innovative programs, patient-centered and family sensitive care to area residents. The hospital features 140 private patient rooms; emergency care featuring ER Reserve; advanced cardiac and stroke care; orthopedics; general and surgical specialties. TVH is nationally recognized for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog Group, with a 2017 Top Hospital Award and 4 consecutive “A” Grades for Patient Safety. In addition, the hospital has received many awards including; The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Certification for Hip and Knee Replacement and a 4 Star Medicare Hospital Compare Rating. We are proud to be a recipient of the Inland Empire’s Top Workplaces in 2017. Valley Hospital has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Cardiac Care Facility for comprehensive heart and vascular treatments-including Cardiac Medical Intervention, Cardiac Rhythm Programs and Cardiac Surgery.
Technician – Cardiac Cath Lab
Valley Hospital Cardiac Cath Lab Tech is responsible for table side scrub in with a Cardiologist on various Cath lab procedures, e.g., diagnostic, left or right, and PCI heart catheterizations, to include peripheral interventions. The Technician works closely with perioperative/procedural team to find and implement solutions. Selects appropriate instrumentation, catheters, and supplies consistent with Cardiologist’s preference. Ensures sterile environment is set up and organized prior to patient's arrival into room.
Essential Job Duties
Cardiovascular Anatomy and Physiology knowledge.
Attention to detail, high level of accuracy.
Must know how to use all equipment in Cath Lab, to include lifesaving critical care equipment, e.g., IABP, crash cart, defibrillator.
Extensive knowledge in the use of an auto injector.
Competent at table side scrub in with a Cardiologist on various Cath lab procedures, e.g., diagnostic, left or right, and PCI heart catheterizations, to include peripheral interventions.
Understands the use of an IVUS machine.
Must be able to document cases via the hemodynamic system, e.g., G.E. Mac-Lab.
Solid understanding of English, grammar, and punctuation.
Ability to exercise independent judgment on a regular basis.
Must have critical thinking skill set, especially in emergent situations.
Effective interpersonal skills.
Ability to communicate effectively and to foster teamwork among fellow staff members.
Minimum two years/ experience as a Cath Lab Tech in an acute care facility.
Active Radiology Technologist (CRT) license required.
Active American Registry of Radiology Technologist (ARRT) license required.
Fluoro License required.
EKG arrhythmia/recognition certificate preferred.
This opportunity offers the following:
• Challenging and rewarding work environment
• Growth and development opportunities
• Competitive compensation
• Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan (part time or full time)
• 401k plan with company match (part time or full time)
SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS note: bold skills and certification are required
ARRT License Required
CRT License Required
Fluoro License Required
BLS & ACLS Required
EKG arrhythmia/recognition certificate Preferred
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No
Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - Yes
2+ to 5 years experience
Seniority Level - Mid-Senior
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Certification
Willingness to Travel - Never