The Technologist - Invasive Cardiology assists with cardiovascular procedures to analyze, diagnose and treat the cardiovascular system.
Prepares patients for procedures. Reviews medical history, positions patients and cleans/shaves/numbs testing sites as appropriate.
Interprets, describes and reports test results; recognizes recording errors and artifacts and reacts appropriately.
Monitors patient prior to, during and after procedures and promptly reports any abnormal findings in patient's condition.
Prepares and maintains equipment, supplies and lab area.
Assists and engages with the physician in performing and/or facilitating all diagnostic, therapeutic and interventional procedures.
Maintains quality post procedural site care and monitors for any untoward signs of complications.
Performs, operates and/or facilitates all adjunctive therapies and equipment that is used in diagnostic, therapeutic and interventional procedure, monitors protocols and recommends updates or refinements as needed.
Prepares and positions patients who are undergoing a diagnostic, therapeutic and/or interventional procedure performed in the cardiac suite. To also include hemodynamic monitoring.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required within 12 months of hire and replaces the BLS.
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