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Cardiac Catheterization Technicians

Company:
Frontline National
Location:
Fairfield, California, United States
Posted:
November 05, 2018
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Description:

Frontline National is currently seeking Cardiac Catheterization Technicians for full time opportunities in Fairfield, California. Please apply online or contact a recruiter directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about this great opportunity!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.

Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties including but not limited to:

Endovascular:

-Provide clinical assistance in the CVOR and Cardiovascular Catheterization Lab for vascular and endovascular surgery. Work in the CVOR will also include set-up and assistance for coronary angiography.

-Assist the surgeon, cardiologist, or interventionalist as required during procedures.

-Assist with ordering and maintaining supplies for the endovascular operating room and cardiovascular catheterization laboratory.

-Ensure proper preventive maintenance, routine cleaning, and radiation safety testing/quality control practices are performed as directed for fixed imaging system in the CVOR.

Electrophysiology:

-Assists physicians in diagnosing and treating cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmias in the Cath/EP Lab specializing in the care of patients undergoing PTCA, stent placement, IABP 12 placement, Impella placement and EP devices and ablations. With increased experience provides resource and mentoring to new staff while exhibiting enhanced technical skills.

-Evaluate the status of the patient during the procedure; provide age and gender specific care, prep access site according to lab standard practice, and perform EKG lead placement, blood pressure and pulse oximetry setup for hemodynamic monitoring.

-Operates all physiologic and radiographic equipment safely and correctly. Assesses procedure room for equipment functioning and readiness. Obtains supplies for individual cases and ensures all appropriate needs of the Cardiac Cath Laboratory team are met. Observe occupational and radiation safety regulations (wearing badges, lead aprons, goggles, gloves).

-Assists management in maintaining the efficient use of resources including staff, equipment, and supplies.

General:

-Provide assistance in other cardiopulmonary service areas at the discretion of the Cardiology Element Chief.

-Chain of Command: as a component of the CCL/CVOR team, the administrative institutional support for this position will be through the technical director of the CCL.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Completion of the following:

Endovascular:

-Completion of an accredited Registered Cardiovascular Technician Certification (RCVT, RCIS), accredited Radiology Technologist program with a Certified Radiation Technologist (CRT) and The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

Electrophysiology:

-Completion of an accredited Registered Cardiovascular Technician Certification (RCVT, RCIS) program, accredited Radiology Technologist program with a Certified Radiation Technologist (CRT) and The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) license

General:

-May be prior graduate from the Air Force Cardiopulmonary program with an active Certification with the Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) credential. Completion of an accredited Registered Cardiovascular Technician Certification (RCVT) program.

Experience:

Endovascular:

-Must have a minimum of two years professional Endovascular & Cardiac Catheterization experience. The technician must have worked full time or part time (greater than 20 hours per week) as a professional Endovascular Technologist and/or Cardiac Catheterization Technician for a minimum of 2 years with at least 12 months in the last 36 months.

-Experience performing or supervising functions such as producing radiographs, assisting with cardiovascular fluoroscopic imaging (either peripheral or cardiac), and specific radiographic procedures/interventions.

Electrophysiology:

-Must have a minimum of two years professional Cardiac Catheterization experience. The technician must have worked full time or part time (greater than 20 hours per week) as a professional Cardiac Catheterization Technician and/or Electrophysiology Technologist for a minimum of 2 years with at least 12 months in the last 24 months.

General:

-The technician must have a minimum of two years professional Cardiac Catheterization experience. The technician must have worked full time or part time (greater than 20hrs/week) as a professional Cardiac Catheterization technician for at least 12 months in the last 24 months.

-Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Technician should have at least six (6) months of experience with peripheral vascular interventions, preferably in a hybrid operating room environment. Technician will help facilitate urgent/emergent cases either in the Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR) or the CCL. As this is integrated CCL (cardiac and peripheral practice) call will be for both the endovascular technician and CCL technician

Security:

-National Background Investigation

-Must be US Citizen

-Reliable transportation to and from work site

License/Certification and Training:

All Positions:

-Current Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) from American Heart Association

-Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from the American Heart Association

-Current ARRT certification in the specialty of RCVT, RCIS, CVT, or CV

Electrophysiology:

-Completion of Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) or Certification Examination for Competency in Cardiac Electrophysiology (CEPS).

Schedule:

-Endovascular: Monday to Friday 7:30 AM-4:00 PM. Requires On-Call.

-Electrophysiology: Monday to Friday between 7:00 AM- 6:00 PM. Requires On-Call.

-General: Monday to Friday between 7:00 AM- 6:00 PM. Requires On-Call.