CV/EP TECH in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

Job Snapshot

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 elite team as a CV Tech within the Cath Lab at the Prebys Cardiovascular Institute. 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. Including 108 private acute-care rooms and 59 intensive-care rooms, as well as two state-of-the-art hybrid surgical suites and as many as six catheter labs for interventional cardiology, diagnostic testing and digital imaging. The ideal candidate will thrive in this challenging, high-volume environment, and will partner closely with a world-class team to provide excellent 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. Assist with patient transportation. Participate in quality control, preventive maintenance and performance activities.

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. Excellent interpersonal skills. 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.