Cardiac Catheterization Technologist jobs in the United States

Cardiac Catheterization Technologist performs diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterizations and other related procedures. Inserts small catheters through a needle into the blood vessels and into the heart so that X-rays, angiograms and other recordings can be taken to determine the heart's structure and function. Being a Cardiac Catheterization Technologist assist physicians with patient monitoring during surgery or procedures. Documents evaluation results, progress reports, treatment plans and other data using appropriate formats and systems. Additionally, Cardiac Catheterization Technologist some positions may require additional certifications such as: Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES). Requires an associate degree. Requires Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). Requires Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS). Typically requires State License. Typically reports to a manager. Cardiac Catheterization Technologist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2024

Cardiac Catheterization Technologist
  • Geisinger
  • Wilkes Barre, PA FULL_TIME
    • Assists the physician with adult and pediatric cardiac catheterizations including but not limited to the following procedures and techniques: myocardial biopsy, transluminal coronary angioplasty and stenting, rotational atherectomy, temporary pacemaker insertion, pericardiocentesis, Swan-Ganz catheter insertion, cardiac assist device insertion, percutaneous valvuloplasty, percutaneous valve implantation, peripheral vascular diagnostic and interventional procedures.
    • Practice of sterile technique preparing for procedure including scrubbing, applying surgical gown, gloving, draping and setup of instrument table.
    • Performs emergency therapeutic maneuvers during procedures.
    • Initiates life support techniques in the event of a cardiac and respiratory arrest including CPR, defibrillation, temporary pacemaker insertion and airway management.
    • Assists with ongoing clinical research trials pertinent to the cardiac catheterization laboratory.
    • Records, monitors, and assesses hemodynamic data collected during catheterizations.
    • Responsible for primary and secondary hemostasis during and after procedure.
    • Operates and ensures the quality control of hemodynamic recording devices, fluoroscopy and cine-angiographic x-ray equipment, oxygen consumption equipment, and blood analysis equipment.
    • Exhibits extensive knowledge of all related equipment within the catheterization laboratory.
    • Assists with the training and orientation of students, techs, cardiology fellows, and cardiac catheterization technologists new to the department.
    • Preparation of arterial lines.
    • Performs appropriate billing for services rendered or equipment used as related to cardiac catheterization.
    • Collection and analysis of arterial and venous blood samples including specimens sent to laboratory, blood gases, and saturations.
    • Participates in Joint Commission-mandated educational programs.

    Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.

  • 12 Days Ago

Cardiac Catheterization Lab Technologist
  • Foundation Health Partners
  • Fairbanks, AK FULL_TIME
  • Job ID: 2024-14269 Category: Cath Lab Tech Facility Name: Fairbanks Memorial Hospital Position Type: FA: Full Time Shift: Days New Grad: No OverviewMake your move to Alaska! Experience the midnight su...
  • 13 Days Ago

Cardiac Catheterization Technologist
  • Prime Healthcare
  • Kansas, KS FULL_TIME
  • We are seeking a Cardiac Catheterization Technologist internally referred to as our Cath Lab/IR Technologist (Certified) who will operate under the oversight of a physician (either a Cardiologist or R...
  • 16 Days Ago

Cardiac Catheterization Technologist
  • Chesapeake Regional Healthcare
  • Chesapeake, VA FULL_TIME
  • The Cardiac Catheterization Technologist II is responsible for delivering high quality patient care through efficient, knowledgeable, and safe performance in assisting physicians with Cardiac Catheter...
  • 6 Days Ago

Cardiovascular Technologist – Cardiac Catheterization
  • Providence Health
  • Spokane, WA FULL_TIME
  • Description Under the leadership of the Department Manger and the supervision of the Cardiovascular Supervisor, the Invasive Cardiovascular Technologist (ICVT) will, through the utilization of special...
  • 8 Days Ago

Cardiac Catheterization Technologist - Sign-on Bonus
  • University of Michigan Health System
  • Ann Arbor, MI FULL_TIME
  • Job Opening ID246653Working TitleCardiac Catheterization Technologist - Sign-on BonusJob TitleCardiac Catheterization TechWork LocationMichigan Medicine - Ann ArborAnn Arbor, MIFull/Part TimeFull-Time...
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Travel Cardiovascular Technologist - $2,737 per week
  • Hiring Now!
  • Falls Church, VA
  • Host Healthcare is seeking a travel Cardiovascular Technologist for a travel job in Falls Church, Virginia. Job Descript...
  • 5/18/2024 12:00:00 AM

Cardiovascular Technologist
  • Reston Hospital Center
  • Reston, VA
  • Description Introduction Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your applic...
  • 5/17/2024 12:00:00 AM

Cardiac Technologist
  • Adecco US, Inc.
  • Washington, DC
  • We are currently seeking **Cardiac Technologists** for **full time, direct hire** roles in the Washington, D.C. area. Th...
  • 5/17/2024 12:00:00 AM

Cath Lab Technologist
  • Adecco US, Inc.
  • Washington, DC
  • **We are currently seeking a Cath Lab Technologist for a full-time role in the Washington DC area!** Requirements: + Ass...
  • 5/17/2024 12:00:00 AM

Registered Nurse - CT
  • Adecco Medical & Science
  • Washington, DC
  • We are currently seeking a Cath Lab RN for a full-time role in the Washington DC area! $35-$50/hourly. Requirements: Ass...
  • 5/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Travel Electrophysiology Technician - $2,638 per week
  • Hiring Now!
  • Washington, DC
  • MedPro Healthcare Allied Staffing is seeking a travel Electrophysiology Technician for a travel job in Washington, Distr...
  • 5/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Travel Cath Lab Tech - $2,638 per week in Washington, DC
  • MedPro Healthcare Staffing
  • Temple Hills, MD
  • MedPro Healthcare Staffing , a Joint Commission-certified staffing agency, is seeking a quality EP Tech for a contract w...
  • 5/16/2024 12:00:00 AM

Travel Cardiovascular Technologist - $2,935 per week
  • Hiring Now!
  • Clinton, MD
  • PHP is seeking a travel Cardiovascular Technologist for a travel job in Clinton, Maryland. Job Description & Requirement...
  • 5/15/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Cardiac Catheterization Technologist jobs
$69,921 to $89,939

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