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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Cath Lab Rad Tech - Cardiac Cath Lab in Eureka, California

We are looking for a Cath Lab Rad Tech - National Union of Health Workers with the Cardiac Cath Lab at St. Joseph Hospital Eureka.

Location: Eureka, CA

Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly hours

Shift: 10 hour Days

On-call Required

Job Summary:

Under general direction of the Department Manager and/or Lead Technologist, and in collaboration with the Medical Director of the Cath Lab, cardiologists, radiologists, and other medical staff, the Cardiovascular/ Interventional Imaging Technologist is responsible for the performance of advance cardiovascular and interventional imaging procedures. Serves as a customer service representative to patients, their families, the public, and the medical staff. Participates in quality assurance and organizational improvement activities. Provides age-appropriate care (e.g. assists with data collection and providing care) for adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

Skills:

  • Reads and interprets written materials such as prescriptions, physician’s orders, policies and procedures, safety regulations, and highly technical equipment operating instructions. Interprets and processes a variety of clinical/technical information presented in written, verbal, waveform, graphical, or diagram format.

  • Speaks and writes effectively. Writes routine reports, clinical notes, and memoranda.

  • Applies advanced algebraic concepts in the calculation of valve areas, pressure gradients, ejection fraction, shunts, and cardiac output with a high degree of accuracy.

  • Solves complex problems and deals effectively with situations where no standardization exists.

  • Must possess excellent critical thinking skills.

  • Concentrates on details in a busy, stressful and distracting environment

Minimum Position Qualifications:

Education : Graduate of a program in radiologic technology approved by the Committee on Allied Health Education & Accreditation of the American Medical Association and/or Certified Radiologic Technologist by the state of California.

Experience : A minimum of two years recent experience in a hospital-based imaging department or recent experience in a hospital based Cath lab performing interventional cardiology or recent graduate of a Bachelor’s program in radiologic technology with cardiac externship.

Licensure : Current licensure as a Certified Radiologic Technologist by the State of California

Certification :

  • Current CPR

  • ACLS within 120 days of hire

Preferred Position Qualifications:

Certification : Advanced registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in cardiovascular and interventional imaging (CV-I)

National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: www.stjosepheureka.org St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Humboldt County Entities

Category: Cardiopulmonary Techs (Cath, EP and Other)

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