Cardiovascular Tech III PRN 9/16/2016

Christus Health San Antonio, TX

Company
Christus Health
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000141322306
Location
San Antonio, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED
AJE Ref #
576196167

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Description

This position is responsible for professional patient care and assisting the Cardiologist and Radiologist in performing cardiac diagnostic, cardiac interventional and invasive radiology procedures of the cardiac, vascular and circulatory systems. This position utilizes the patient care process to ensure safe and competent, quality patient care. The CVT III assists in all procedures performed in the invasive cardiology area and supports the medical care of all patients requiring any cardiac or peripheral catheterization and/or intervention under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the Mission and objectives of the organization.

Requirements

EDUCATION




- High school graduate or equivalent is required.


EXPERIENCE




- High school graduate or equivalent is required.

- Graduate of an approved School of Radiological Sciences or Graduate with a degree in Allied Health Science or Graduate of an accredited Cardiovascular Technologist Associate degree program is required.


CREDENTIALS




- Certification as a Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist or certifcation as an American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Cardiac-Interventional specialist is required.

- BLS for Healthcare Worker is required.

- ACLS certification is required within 90 days of employment.

- PALS certification is required within 90 days of employemnt if caring for pediatric patients.