Cardiac Cath Lab Tech Full Time

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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 11/22/2016

Christus Health Santa Fe, NM

Company
Christus Health
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000132034006
AJE Ref #
576050624
Location
Santa Fe, NM
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Description

Performs diagnostic and interventional procedures as requested by physicians. Provides care for patients while obtaining diagnostic quality images for interpretation by a Radiologist/Cardiologist.



Requirements





EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent. Graduation from accredited radiologic technology program.



CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: ARRT orBoard eligible, New MexicoState licensure required. BLS certification required. For recent graduates, BLS certification required within six months of hire. ACLS obtained within the first year.



SKILLS: Thorough knowledge of associated radiographic equipment, neurologic and cardiovascular anatomy and physiology, radiographic positioning, medical terminology and basic computer skills. Thorough knowledge of interventional procedures in Cardiology and Radiology preferred. Ability to read, write, and communicate verbally in English.



EXPERIENCE: A graduate of an accredited radiologic technology program. One year radiologic experience preferred.



NATURE OF SUPERVISION:

-Responsible to: Manager, Cath Lab



ENVIRONMENT:

- Bloodborne pathogen C

Exposure to various body fluids and ionizing radiation.



Works in a clean, well-lighted, ventilated smoke-free environment. Subject to stressful professional relationships. Working hours are varied, with flexibility due to unexpected changes in schedule and emergencies.



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients and equipment in excess of 50 lbs.