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Cardiac Electrophysiology Technologist

Company:
KVR Consultant
Location:
Everett, Washington, United States
Salary:
$35-53 per hour
Posted:
March 14, 2019

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Description:

Cardiac Electrophysiology Technologist prepares for and assists the physician in the testing and/or treatment of patients in the Electrophysiology Lab procedures. Performs as a monitor tech and scrub tech; maintaining sterile technique.

In this position you will:

Perform/review baseline patient assessment, evaluate patient response to diagnostic or interventional maneuvers and medications during Electrophysiology laboratory procedures

Provide patient care and administers drugs commonly used in the EP lab as directed by a qualified physician.

Be proficient in basic cardiac life support.

Be proficient in the operation and maintenance, as specific by the manufacturer, of all diagnostic and therapeutic EP equipment used for procedures.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

H.S. Diploma or GED

Graduate of an accredited school of cardiovascular or radiographic technology

Requires at least 6 months cardiac internship during education.

Prior EP experience in a technical capacity.

Must obtain Washington State Department of Health Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist Certification (CVIS) or Radiologic Technologist Certification (ARRT)

Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) or Certified Electrophysiology Specialist (CEPS) must obtain within 12 months of hire.

Advanced Cardiac Live Support (ACLS) must obtain within 90 days of hire.

Current BLS certification.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

Completion of formal training from an AMA-approved Cardiovascular Technology Program preferred.

Prior experience in a cardiovascular laboratory preferred.