HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cardiac Cath Lab Tech PRN in Independence, Missouri

Centerpoint Medical Center – Independence, MO

Centerpoint Medical Center features 221 private rooms, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with our high-tech services, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. In addition, we offer numerous features for visitors, including sleeper chairs in patient rooms, comfortable waiting areas, wireless internet access throughout the facility, and more.

Centerpoint Medical Center features the following: * Level II Trauma Center (the only one in eastern Jackson County) with 24/7 Emergency Services

  • An accredited Chest Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services

  • Orthopedic Services including Total Joints and Sports Medicine

  • An accredited Cancer Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator

  • Neuroscience Services for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries

  • Women’s Services, including the only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in eastern Jackson County to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit

  • Outpatient Services, including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center, imaging, rehab and more.

    Responsibilities:

    Provides direct patient care to the adult patient population. The EP-CVT assists the physician during cardiac, vascular and electrophysiological invasive diagnostic and interventional procedures. The EP-CVT prepares the patient for the procedure and is responsible for assisting the physician (scrub) and performing procedural documentation for all procedures performed in the cardiovascular lab. The EP-CVT is responsible for operating electrophysiology support equipment, including EP recording system, 3D mapping and EP stimulator. Communicates with the physician and nurse continuously and as needed about patient condition. Assists with the maintenance of equipment and inventory. Assesses procedure room for equipment functioning and readiness. Obtains supplies for individual cases and ensures all appropriate needs of the Cardiovascular Laboratory team are met. Monitors, positions and assists patient during procedure. Participates in departmental performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities.

    Qualifications:

    Education: Graduate from a Cardiovascular Technology or Radiographic Technology program/OR/Equivalent combination of education and experience in cardiovascular invasive laboratory with EP experience (2 years)

    Licensure: BLS and obtain ACLS within 90 days of hire

    Certifications: NASPE certification preferred

    Experience: 3 years of experience in cardiovascular environment with competency in arrhythmia and 12-lead electrocardiography interpretation; or Minimum one year experience working in an invasive cardiovascular lab which includes electrophysiology; or Minimum 400 clinical hours in an invasive cardiovascular lab.

Job: *Clinical Techs - CV Cath Lab Surg Vasc & Central Sterile

Title: Cardiac Cath Lab Tech PRN

Location: Missouri-Independence-Centerpoint Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09726-47666