This position is located in Serra Mesa.
Variable 8-hour shifts: Including weekends.
- Completed EKG class required
- Current CPR certification required
- 2 year medical experience preferred,
- Experience performing EKGs and basic EKG interpretation required
- Ability to communicate and work well with others in a fast paced environment required
As a Cardiovascular Tech in the Cardiovascular/EP Cath Labs, you would be responsible for direct patient care to include first scrub assistant, circulating & hemodynamic monitoring during cardiac catheterization, electrophysiology & peripheral procedures. Assist physicians, technical and nursing staff as required. Perform EKGs, Holter monitor application, HiRes EKGs and related paper work.
The Cardiac Cath Lab at Sharp Memorial Hospital has four cardiac cath suites and a nine bed CV staging unit. The common patient population consists of diagnostic cardiac and peripheral catheterization, percutaneous coronary and peripheral intervention, as well as electrophysiology procedures patients. We provide pre and post op patient care and assist physicians with procedures including tranesophageal echocardiography, ECHO guided endomyocardial biopsies, tilt table studies and arrhythmia cardioversion.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds . Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Essential Physical Requirements may include:
- Fine Manipulation / Pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Climbing 1-2 steps or greater
- Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)
- Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
- Lift up to 10 pounds
- Push/pull over 100 pounds
- Carry up to 10 pounds
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/D/V).
Each new hire candidate who is offered employment must pass a physical evaluation, urine drug screen and pre-employment background checks before starting work.
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