• Cath Lab Tech Full Time Days Saint Francis Memphis

    TENETMemphis, TN 37501

    Job #1340720848

  • Summary

    Performs direct and indirect functions in the Cardiac Cath Lab.
    Assists all Physicians/staff with clinical and technical aspects of cardiovascular care performs miscellaneous duties as assigned.
    Scrubs monitors and circulates in all invasive procedures in the Cath lab and IVR.
    (Invasive/surgical and interventional procedures) inventory control.
    Able to function on all cardiac alerts and STEMI cases.

    Responsibilities

    • Assesses physical, psychosocial, and growth and development needs of the patient, completes pre, intra and post procedure assessment, informs nurse/MD of any changes in patient?s condition.
    • Develops a plan of care for procedure being performed, plan of care is individualized to include specific patient problems, needs and scheduled procedure.
    • Provides teaching and guidance to patient and/or family as well as staff members.
    • Able to execute x-ray for desired views- abdominal aorta gram, runoff, division, storing and printing images, sets priorities for care of patients based on patient?s needs and resources available, identifies and performs appropriately in emergency patient care solutions.
    • Knowledge of set up and monitoring of IABP, assists with set-up, insertion and care of temporary and permanent pacemakers.


    Qualifications:

    Education

    Required: BS in Radiology or equivalent. Basic EKG course

    Experience

    Required: 6 months in Cath Lab/Cardiac Intervention Lab.
    Preferred: 1 year experience providing cardiac cath, radiology care

    Certifications

    Required: BLS. ACLS within 6 months of hire.
    Preferred: RCIS certification

    Job:

    Cath Lab

    Primary Location:

    Memphis, Tennessee

    Facility:

    Saint Francis Hospital - Memphis

    Job Type:

    Full-time

    Shift Type:

    Days

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