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Travel Cath Lab Technologist

Location
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
9 Sep 2022

The Opportunity


Description

We're looking for a Travel Cath Lab Technologist, working in the Healthcare Systems & Services industry in Virginia, United States.

  • Assist with clinical, technical, and administrative functions on a daily basis.
  • Verify patient identification, history, diagnosis, and procedure for both diagnostic and interventional cases.
  • Assist with pre and post procedural patient care.
  • Assist with procedural preparation, supplies, and maintain the sterile field according to the standards of care.
  • Assist in sterile procedures per physician preference, policy and procedure.
  • Operate Interventional Angiography Systems in dedicated suites.
  • Set up and operate additional procedural products or equipment.
  • Perform quality control and operation of the Angiography System in a safe and competent manner supporting the ALARA principles and alerting the physician of intra-procedural dose thresholds and equipment trouble shooting.
  • Ensure all team members understand and comply with the principles of radiation safety to include time, distance, proper care and use of lead aprons and dosimetry badges.
  • Actively participate in room turnover, patient transfer, terminal cleaning, stocking and quality improvement activities.
  • Perform additional duties as required.

Experience Required for Your Success

  • Interventional or Invasive Imaging background with a minimum of 1-year full-time work in an invasive cardiac clinical setting
  • Clinical competency within Invasive Cardiovascular, Electrophysiology, &/or Cardiovascular Hybrid
  • Proficient operating Angiography Equipment, preferred experience with Siemens ARTIS C-arms
  • Good understanding of Advanced Imaging including acquisition, dose reduction and post processing

Required License/Certification:

  • Valid Certification American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Cardiac Interventional (CI) or Vascular Interventional (VI) preferred
  • Valid Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) or Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) in lieu of ARRT
  • Valid State license (or Eligible to apply. Not required for RCIS/RCES)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to interact with patient, client and team members in an autonomous responsible, professional and ethical manner
  • Must be flexible, reliable and demonstrate sound judgment and initiative

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Details

  • Job Reference: 708229406-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Siemens Healthineers
  • Location: Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent