Performs hemodynamic monitoring procedures of a highly specialized nature as well as assists the physician during all procedures. Works with patients from adolescents to geriatrics. In addition trains Cardiovascular Technicians and other Cath Lab personnel. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned
Performs hemodynamic monitoring procedures â· Scrubs and assists physicians with procedures â· Monitors different cardiac procedures and calculates hemodynamic data â· Demonstrates the proper operations of Cath Lab/Special Procedures equipment â· Assists the nursing personnel with emergency procedures for sudden adverse development in a patientâ��s condition â· Assumes responsibility for maintenance and quality control of equipment as training allowsâ· Performs functions under the direction and supervision of an RN â· Assumes on-call duty. Responds within 30 minutes to the hospital for emergency procedures â·Functions as a preceptor to new cardiovascular technologists and other Cath Lab personnel â· Cleans and packages instruments/supplies for sterilization; delivers to and retrieves from sterilization area â· Keeps Cath lab and Special Procedures areas clean at all times 100% Job Description Page 2 of 4 BHS 17A, T6110 â· Orders and maintains appropriate levels of supplies â· Assumes role of a Monitor Tech as needed, ensuring that data documented is complete and accurate â· Utilizes resources efficiently and effectively â· Maintains safe environment â· Addresses patient population-specific needs â· Participates in Performance Improvement activities.
Graduate of an approved Cardiovascular Technology program or equivalent education/on the job training
EXPERIENCE: 2 years of interventional Cath Lab or 2 years of Electrophysiology experience preferred.
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