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CATH LAB CV TECH in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 2/7/2019

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Job Description

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.
In 2018, Scripps La Jolla was ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report for the San Diego region and among the best in the nation in seven specialties.
Join our team as a Cath Lab Cardiovascular Technologist at the Prebys Cardiovascular Institute located on the campus of Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla. As the largest center on the West Coast for cardiovascular medicine, research, and training, this team is helping to shape heart care around the world. This facility houses three Cath Labs and two hybrid rooms handling a large variety of complex cases every day. The ideal candidate for this position is always looking for new challenges and wanting to expand their professional knowledge. The comradery of this department is what sets them apart, along with their dedication to offering educational opportunities to the staff in order uphold their standard of excellence in patient care.
The CV Tech will assist the physician as a scrub or monitor tech during diagnostic and therapeutic catheterization procedures and electrophysiological procedures. The CV Tech will assist with preparation of the patient for these procedures and maintain a therapeutic environment. Set up, operate, and ensure proper functioning of equipment associated with the procedures. Monitor and record events, including the performance of hemodynamic calculations. Remove selected arterial and venous sheaths post-procedure, and also assist with patient transportation. Participate in quality control, preventive maintenance and performance activities.
This position is full-time (80 hours per pay period) and is located in the Prebys Cardiovascular Institute on the Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla campus.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Graduate 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
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English
Required Certification/Registration:
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Provider
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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.