Rad Tech-Cath Lab
Department: Cardiac Cath Lab
Location: Medina General Hospital
1000 East Washington Street
Medina, OH 44256
Shift/ Schedule: Full Time position; primarily 7:00am-3:30pm including some scheduled late days and call rotation.
Date Opened: 1/16/2013
Requisition Number: 13-013
Performs duties of Invasive CVT I. In addition must demonstrate strong basic knowledge of technical equipment in the area of specialty, function as a clinical and technical resource to Cath Lab personnel and demonstrate effective leadership skills while interacting with the Cath Lab personnel. Assumes on-call responsibility and other related duties as assigned. Successfully removes arterial and venous sheaths. Performs x-ray contrast injections, stabilizes guide wires, catheters and devices during diagnostic and interventional procedures. Sets-up, prepares, operates and troubleshoots intra aortic balloon pumps. High school graduate or GED. Graduate of an education program in Radiologic Science, Cardiovascular Technology, Respiratory Therapy or Practical Nursing. Must be credentialed as a Registered Cardiac Invasive Specialist (RCIS) from CCI or current Ohio RT (R)(CI) or Vascular-Interventional Radiography - RT (R)(VI) from the American Registry of Radiological Technologist (ARRT). Current State license as a Practical Nurse, Radiologic Technologist or a Respiratory Care Professional and previous cardiac cath lab or interventional radiology experience may substitute for the preferred required credentials of RCIS or RT(R)(CI). Current BLS and ACLS. Minimum 2 years Cardiac Cath or Interventional Radiology experience or an invasive CVT I currently employed in the catheterization laboratory who has earned a recognized invasive cardiovascular credential. Cardiac and peripheral vascular experience preferred including scrub experience. Previous scrub experience assisting physician while using proper sterile techniques including pacemakers preferred.
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