SHIFT: No Weekends
CARDIAC CATH LAB TECH
Medical City Lewisville
Full Time Monday - Friday; No Weekends
Assists cardiologist in performance of diagnostic and interventional cardiac procedures. Performs quality procedures accurately and in a timely manner. Operates x-ray equipment, prepares patient’s room, equipment, supplies, and medications. Practices proper radiation safety techniques on all exams performed. Maintains safe environment for patients, fellow workers, physicians, and visitors. Supports and helps achieve departmental and hospital goals. The Technologist demonstrates an awareness of patient’s rights and works to ensure patient privacy, safety and comfort.
-American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS)
-American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification or must attain within 6 months of employment
-Registered Radiological Technologist RT (R) or
-Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) or
-Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
-Graduate of or equivalent of an accredited school of Radiography, Respiratory Therapy or Cardiovascular Technology
-Must be registered/eligible by Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) must attain registry within one year of employment
-On the job training.
-One year Cath lab experience, preferred (monitoring, circulating, panning, and scrubbing)
-Must be able to take call restricted to a 30 response time and work on hospital holidays
About Medical City Lewisville:
Built in 1976, Medical City Lewisville
is a state-of-the-art full-service medical and surgical facility offering 186 beds with 24-hour emergency services. Excellent customer service and patient safety are our top priorities. Medical City Lewisville has been identified as a High Performer for treatment of congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by U.S. News and World Report in their 2017-18 Best Hospital rankings. In the fall of 2017, we also received the prestigious “A” rating from The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization for Hospital/Patient Safety. Medical City Lewisville is a great place to work — and the best possible place to receive care.