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Providence Health & Services Cardiovascular Technologist II - Cardiovascular Lab in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Cardiovascular Technologist II (1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week Day Shift) to work in the Cardiovascular Lab Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

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The Cardiovascular Technologist will be under the direction of Cardiac Catheterization Lab Manager, Supervisor, and/or Cardiologist assists Cardiologists with diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular procedures.

In this position you will:

  • Plan and arrange daily work load with supervisor and other personal

  • Facilitate communications and scheduling activities with patients, other hospital departments, and cardiologists

  • Perform procedure setups and patient preparations

  • Assist Cardiologists with diagnostic and interventional procedures, electrophysiology studies, pacemaker and ICD implants

  • Administer medications under Licensed Independent Practitioner’s (LIP) supervision in accordance with Washington State law and regulation

  • Administer and documents medications according to established procedures without repeated patterns of errors

  • Support duties performed are: maintaining patient records, scheduling patient exams, tracking/stocking inventory, QA testing/calibrating monitoring of equipment

  • Clean equipment and room/station areas in accordance with hospital BSI standards

  • Lab duties performed are: scrub, circulate and monitoring all procedures, setting up equipment, assisting in examination, observing patient care and safety procedures, and performing reporting and other tasks

  • Practice appropriate sterile techniques for all procedures performed in the cardiac cath lab including pacemakers and EPS

  • Operate equipment required for cardiac catheterization and electrophysiological procedures such as angioplasty instruments, surgical instruments, contrast pressure injector, hemodynamic monitor, IV pumps, stenosis and LV analysis software, digital imaging equipment

  • Perform hemodynamic calculations including valve areas and ejection fractions

  • Demonstrate proper and safe use of catheterization/EP lab equipment

  • Complete documentation in a timely manner

  • Assist in orientation and training of new employees and students

  • Mentor, trains and guides other employees in the procedures and processes of the work

  • Remain current in the field of invasive cardiology by reviewing periodicals, attending professional society meetings, and attending continuing education programs as appropriate

  • Demonstrate initiative in professional development and improving knowledge in the field of work

  • Provide care appropriate to the patient population

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Coursework/Training: Two years of community college/vocational training in a certified Cardiovascular Technologist training program and/or Radiological Technologist (RT)

  • Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist Certification (RCIS), Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES), or Radiology Technologist Certification

  • American Heart Association - Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) at hire

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) within six (6) months of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

  • Coursework/Training: Interventional Radiology training

  • Cardiac Catheterization Lab experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Cardiopulmonary Techs (Cath, EP and Other)

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 325735

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