CARDIOVASCULAR TECH in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Change lives, starting with yours
 
At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work. You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
 
Scripps is one of the largest heart care programs in the region with world-renowned cardiac experts. We are a teaching facility and host annual courses for practicing physicians and other medical professionals.
Providing innovative, compassionate care to people throughout the nation. Recognizing our commitment to heart health, U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks Scripps as a leader in heart care.
Join our Cath Lab team where you get to assist the physician as a scrub or monitor tech during diagnostic and therapeutic catheterization procedures and electrophysiological procedures. Assists with preparation of the patient for these procedures and maintains a therapeutic environment. Sets up, operates and ensures proper functioning of equipment associated with the procedures. Monitors and records events, including the performance of hemodynamic calculations. Removes selected arterial and venous sheaths post-procedure. Assists with patient transportation. Participates in quality control, preventive maintenance and performance activities.
 
This is a 12hour shift, Casual/Perdiem position.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
 
  • Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare provider
  • Graduated of an accredited Cardiovascular Technology program or minimum of six months recent experience in an Interventional Cath Lab.
  • Technical competence in aspects of patient monitoring, diagnostic/therapeutic Cardiovascular Technology.
  • Ability to manage/prioritize during a crisis or stressful situation.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English
 
 
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities


Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.