Electro Physiology Tech - Cath Lab in Springfield, OR

PeaceHealth is seeking candidates for full-time Electro Physiology Technologist positions at Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend in Springfield, Oregon. In this role, you will work four - 10 hour day shifts supporting our high volume EP program that is part of the Oregon Heart & Vascular Institute.
Relocation Assistance is Available!
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Req ID: 157953
Works within the scope of the Electrophysiology Technologist to provide individualized, safe and efficient patient care. Works collaboratively with all other healthcare team members toward the best outcomes for the patient and the organization. Performs invasive procedures in concert with a cardiologist or a radiologist.
Assess and implement patient care within scope of education and/or licensure in concert with Cardiologist or Radiologist.
Provide direct patient care. Performs related radiographic/fluoroscopic imaging techniques to demonstrate catheter location, position and document findings.
Assists the physician to position, manipulate and prepare catheters and guide wires prior to and during the procedures.
Document patient care in health record according to department standards.
Prepares and maintains sterile field, monitors and records patient condition and procedures progress.
Ensures own professional effectiveness through continued education and professional development.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate of an accredited Cardiovascular Secondary Education Program or Radiologic Technologist Program is required or a combination of education and experience that provides the incumbent with the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job.
Minimum of two (2) years of previous experience with clinical electrophysiology is preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient?s needs.
CVTs with only on-the-job training must have a minimum of two years of interventional cardiovascular hospital experience.
Radiologic Technologists must be registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (A.R.R.T.) and have an applicable state Radiologic Technologist Certification.
Cardiovascular Technologists (CVT) without A.R.R.T. must have a current Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist RCES or RCIS certification.
Registered Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) or Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist with Cardiovascular Credentialing International preferred.
BLS is required upon hire.
ACLS must be obtained within a standard grace period from hire or transfer, as specified in the PeaceHealth Policy Resuscitation Training Completion Requirements, or upon hire.
NASPE certification preferred.
Computer experience required.
Must have complete understanding of vascular and related organ anatomy.
Must be able to monitor patient blood pressure, ECG, and Pulse Oximetry using sophisticated clinical equipment.
Must be able to perform work during periods of crisis and emergency situations. Requires "after hours" call duty as assigned.
Must be able to lift or move moderate to heavy loads such as patients and mobile equipment on a routine basis.
Must be able to work effectively in a confined workspace.
Ability to perform physical requirements of the job.
Work requires normal exertion from 34 to 65% of the time.
Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less.
Work requires frequent exposure to skin or lung irritants; extreme cold or heat, sharp instruments such as kitchen knives, scalpels, etc..; or dangerous equipment; reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more
Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).
Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

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