Cardiovascular Tech I, Cath Lab, Full Time/Days
Northside Hospital - Saint Petersburg, FL

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Northside is a cardiovascular center located in the heart of Tampa Bay, Florida. Everything about our program is designed with heart patients and their families in mind. Physicians and nurses are achieving some of the best patient outcomes in America, and our heart program is widely known for introducing new cardiac procedures and mastering the latest invasive and non-invasive techniques. Northside’s Cardiac Cath and EP Lab teams are committed to ensuring our patients have access to the highest levels of diagnostic and interventional care available.

Number of Rooms: 4 Consisting of: 1 Electrophysiology Lab, 2 Cardiac and Interventional rooms and 1 Endovascular Suite.Pre and Post Holding and Recovery AreaNumber of Staff: 20 (3 person Cath teams)Number of Cases per Day (on average): 15 Including diagnostic and interventional heart caths, diagnostic and interventional peripheral studies, AAA stent grafts, Electrophysiology studies, Ablations, ASD ,and PFO closures. Insertion of ICD’s and pacemakers, TEE’s, and cardioversions.Skill Mix: Registered Nurses, CV Surgical Technologists, and ParamedicsMajor Equipment Used: GE and Phillips Cath Lab Equipment, Mac Lab Hemodynamic Monitoring System, Heart Labs Imaging System, IVUS and 3D mapping.Schedules: 8 and 10 hours shifts are available with on-call requirements; department hours are Monday through Friday 7-3:30PM depending on case load. Flexible scheduling available.Special skills or competencies desired: Past EKG/telemetry training course preferred with ability to demonstrate proficiency in rhythm interpretation; tow or more years of Cardiac Cath Lab, critical care nursing experience and/or current RCIS certification.HS Diploma or GEDKnowledge of specialty equipment & toolsCinefluorography experience requiredOne year of LPN acute care experience with critical care course completion within one year of hireOne year of Cath Lab experience or: one year RCIS, CVT, or graduate of accredited RCVT programCurrent American Heart Association Healthcare Provider (BLS and ACSL certifications)Able to wear 25 pounds of lead for up to 8 hours per day.Ability to stand for 10 hour(s) a day, sit for one hour(s) a day, walk for 10 hour(s) a day.

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The Northside Hospital System comprises three not-for-profit, full-service community hospitals. With more than 2,500 physicians (the largest...