HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress – Cypress, Texas
HCA Affiliated Facility
Cardiac Cath Lab Rad Tech
HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress is a 175-bed general acute care hospital, with a patient-friendly healthcare environment dedicated to their community. Our services include the latest, state-of-the-art medical technology and equipment, well-respected area physicians, and an upscale 5-star hotel-like ambiance. Designed with patients and physicians in mind, North Cypress aims to be the hospital of choice for the Northwest corridor.
As part of the HCA Healthcare network of affiliated facilities, North Cypress Medical Center is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services including:
• Breast Center• Dialysis Center• Oncology Services• Emergency Services with 4 free-standing locations• Heart Center• Orthopedics• Rehabilitation Services• Sleep Center• Sports Center• Weight Loss Center• Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine
HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress is currently looking for a Cardiac Cath Lab Rad Tech.
The Technologist in the Cardiac Cath Lab is responsible for performing scrubbing duties, documentation of the procedure on the hemodynamic system, and operating the radiation equipment for all procedures performed in the Cardiac Cath lab. These include but are not limited to Diagnostic and interventional Cardiology, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Electrophysiology and Neuro Radiology. Responsibilities include meeting the needs of the patient, providing age specific patient care, current knowledge/skills which include policies and procedures of the department and physician orders. Accepts assignments that coincide with her/his experience, knowledge, and ability. The technologist is expected to be the Radiation Safety expert within the department and to ensure all employees and physicians follow the hospitals policies in regards to Radiation Safety for themselves and the patients. To be an advocate in the plan of care for the patient in regards to safety and ethics, both legal and medical
Education: see licensure
Minimum Experience: 1 year experience in special procedures
Required Certification: BLS and ACLS
Required Licensure: Current certification, registration or licensure as a Radiologic Technologist (RT), Registered Cardiovascular Technologist (RCVT), Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) or a Paramedic (EMT-P).