Cath Lab Tech 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. Cath Lab Tech scrubs monitors and circulates in all invasive procedures in the Cath lab and IVR. (Invasive/surgical and interventional procedures) inventory control. Cath Lab Tech must be able to function on all cardiac alerts and STEMI cases.
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 patientâ��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 patientâ��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.
Required: BS in Radiology or equivalent. Basic EKG course
Required: 6 months in Cath Lab / Cardiac Intervention Lab. Preferred: 1 year experience providing cardiac cath, radiology care
Required: BLS. ACLS within 6 months of hire. Preferred: RCIS certification
Job: Cath Lab
Primary Location: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Facility: Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
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Internal Number: 2005040206
About Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.