Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures, carries out all technical aspects of Intervention and diagnostic Cath Lab and EP procedures.Assesses all parameters and performance during procedures. Records hemodynamic/physiological waveforms and performs various hemodynamic/physiological calculations.Maintains equipment, supply inventory and medical inventory. Prepares patient for procedures and monitors patient status.Assists with basic and advanced life support. Assists in other general duties that are necessary to provide quality patient care and promote the success. Required to make value judgments pertaining to patient condition and safety.Acts as a resource to staff in the theory, practice, and operation and implementation of hemodynamic monitoring systems. Performs analysis of existing hemodynamic system operations and implementations, recommends and implements changes and improvements in support of System Administrator and department administration to be in compliance with CMS / JCAHO standards as well as HHHH/Tenet guidelines. Performs periodic analysis and upgrades of system to maintain data integrity and compliance. Under general supervision and following established procedures, operates specialty imaging equipment, including, angiograms, etc., to obtain quality images for use by physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of patients.Gathers necessary patient information and maintains examination records.Performs other duties as required to ensure optimal patient flow through the department and efficient use of equipment.Participates in ongoing data analysis and process improvement to maximize efficiency, reimbursement, accuracy, supply costing and overall physician, staff, administrative, and corporate satisfaction. On call required
1.Holds ARRT, RT or RCIS or associates degree in Science with a major in Cardiovascular Technology, or completion of a two year accredited Cardiovascular Technology Training Program.
1.American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support-Healthcare Provider (BLS) certification.
2.Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification (ACLS)
3.One or more years of direct Cardiac Cath/ Peripheral Vascular/ EP experience preferred
4.Prior experience working with assessment metrics and quality improvement processes in groups, alone, with and without immediate or direct supervision.
Primary Location: Hilton Head, South Carolina
Facility: Hilton Head Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 1905006230
About Hilton Head Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.