Cardiac Cath Lab Technician – California

We have been engaged by a 140-bed hospital, owned and operated by one of the largest healthcare management companies in the nation, to assist in the search for a Cardiac Cath Lab Technician.

This area of beautiful Southern California boasts buildings from the 1800s, many hillside vineyards, antique shops, restaurants and golf courses.  In addition, they are hosts to many festivals including Bluegrass, Balloon & Wine, International Film and Music, International Jazz, Street Painting and Greek Festivals.

The hospital opened on October 14, 2013 as a center for healing with a soothing environment that has peaceful scenic views, natural light and spacious, comfortable lounges.

Hospital Features:

  • Emergency care featuring ER Reserve
  • Advanced cardiac and stroke care
  • Orthopedics
  • General and surgical specialties

Hospital Awards:

  • nationally recognized for Patient Safety by The Leapfrog Group
  • 2017 Top Hospital Award and 4 consecutive “A” Grades for Patient Safety
  • The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award
  • The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Certification for Hip and Knee Replacement
  • 4 Star Medicare Hospital Compare Rating
  • Inland Empire’s Top Workplaces in 2017
  • An Aetna Institute of Quality® Cardiac Care Facility for comprehensive heart and vascular treatments-including Cardiac Medical Intervention, Cardiac Rhythm Programs and Cardiac Surgery.

 JOB SUMMARY:

The Cardiac Cath Lab Tech is responsible for table side scrub in with a Cardiologist on various Cath lab procedures, e.g., diagnostic, left or right, and PCI heart catheterizations, to include peripheral interventions. The Technician works closely with perioperative/procedural team to find and implement solutions. Selects appropriate instrumentation, catheters, and supplies consistent with Cardiologist’s preference. Ensures sterile environment is set up and organized prior to patient’s arrival into room.

ESSENTIAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Cardiovascular Anatomy and Physiology knowledge.
  • Attention to detail, high level of accuracy.
  • Must know how to use all equipment in Cath Lab, to include lifesaving critical care equipment, e.g., IABP, crash cart, defibrillator.
  • Extensive knowledge in the use of an auto injector.
  • Competent at table side scrub in with a Cardiologist on various Cath lab procedures, e.g., diagnostic, left or right, and PCI heart catheterizations, to include peripheral interventions.
  • Understands the use of an IVUS machine.
  • Must be able to document cases via the hemodynamic system, e.g., G.E. Mac-Lab.
  • Solid understanding of English, grammar, and punctuation.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment on a regular basis.
  • Must have critical thinking skill set, especially in emergent situations.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and to foster teamwork among fellow staff members.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum two years’ experience as a Cath Lab Tech in an acute care facility.
  • Active Radiology Technologist (CRT) license required.
  • Active American Registry of Radiology Technologist (ARRT) license required.
  • Fluoro License required.
  • BLS required.
  • ACLS required.
  • EKG arrhythmia/recognition certificate preferred.

Exceptional opportunity with dynamic organization – competitive salary, relocation assistance and exceptional career growth potential

If you are personally interested in learning more about this position and wish to have a confidential conversation, please submit resume to:

Pat Holtermann pat@hva-jobs.com or Kay Hays kay@hva-jobs.com

360-665-2433 ~ 888-778-0098