HCA, Hospital Corporation of America South Austin Medical Center - Cardiac Cath Lab Technician in Austin, Texas
The Cath Lab Technologist performs specified exams to acquire diagnostic x-ray results for interpretation and diagnosis. Delivers comprehensive patient care in accordance with individual patient needs. Promotes an environment of safety for the patient and co-workers and physicians. Provides guidance and assistance to other Cath Lab personnel. Accepts other duties that relate to patient care and to facilitate the Cath Lab schedule. Gathers and calculates data which will aid the physician in making diagnosis. Assists physicians with all invasive procedures with appropriate sterile technique. Assumes Charge responsibility when necessary. Act as a patient advocate within the hospital environment.
LEVEL OF FORMAL EDUCATION REQUIRED: Graduate of an accredited school of Radiological Technology or Cardiovascular Technology.
LICENSED/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED? X YES NO
ARRT or RCIS
ACLS within 90 days of hire date
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: For ARRT, 2 years experience in Radiology and/or one year clinical experience in Cath Lab and/or Special Procedures. RCIS must have recent Cath Lab experience or clinical training from an accredited school.
Title: South Austin Medical Center - Cardiac Cath Lab Technician
Location: Texas-Austin-South Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00196-48764