The University of Kansas Hospital - Cardiology Careers

Senior Cardiac Cath Lab Technician Job

Facility: The University of Kansas Hospital - Main Campus

Department: CARDIAC CATH LAB

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours: 0700-1730

Work among the best. We are a top 25 employer in the metro area offering a wide array of career opportunities within our organization. We have a leading reputation for patient care, medical education, research, and community service. We value and respect the talented, committed, and diverse people who make up our hospital; they are our most important strength. The hospital offers very competitive wages and an outstanding benefit package.

We currently have an opening for Cardiac Cath Lab Tech Sr

Responsibilities:

Assist in transporting patients to nursing units.

Attends to patient needs during cardiac lab procedures.

Circulates during procedure, as applicable.

Obtains and records hemodynamic, electrical, and angiographic data by operating hemodynamic and electrical amplifiers and digital and line fluoroscopic equipment.

Participates in life-saving measures such as defibrillation and cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

Participates in orienting new staff.

Performs advanced technical skills in lab, i.e., scrub complex procedures, manage advanced monitoring systems.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Prepares patient and equipment for cardiac lab procedures by preparing site of entry, draping patient, arranging sterilized instruments and catheters, and calibrating and setting up pressure transducers and tubing.

Prepares the Cardiac Lab procedures rooms by ensuring that adequate stock is available.

Scrubs during procedure, as applicable. Assists the physician in maneuvering catheters.

Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent required

Associate's degree or above required

REQUIRED - Graduate of an accredited Radiology Technologist Program ARRT (R) State of Kansas

Certification (IR or CV) within 1 year of hire

ACLS required within 6 months of hire

BLS Certification required

Registration as Cardiovascular Technologist (RCVT); Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS); or Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) preferred

Cardiac Lab (Cath Lab and/or EP Lab) experience preferred

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