HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Cardiac Cath Lab Technician in Charleston, South Carolina
/Trident Medical Center is a 313-bed major medical center providing a comprehensive range of services and specialties including a 24-hour emergency room with a Level II Trauma Center./
/The hospitals breadth of care options includes specialty facilities such as an award-winning Heart Center, the Trident Breast Care Center and the South Carolina Institute for Robotic Surgery. Trident Medical Center offers Critical Care Services and 24/7 hospitalist and intensivist programs. For more than 40 years, Trident Medical Center has proudly served patients and families in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester Counties./
The Cardiac Catheterization Cath Lab Technician is responsible for overall care and evaluation of patients having catheterization or other heart related procedures performed in the Catheterization Lab. /These duties include:/circulating, physiologically monitoring patients during cath lab procedures, and performing sterile scrub procedures for both diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterization, vascular procedures, and other cardiac procedures.
This position reports directly to the manager of Cardiovascular Services.
Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor.
Employee must have the same licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student.
Direct supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the
Transfers/New Hires have six (6) months from employment to obtain ACLS and RCIS certifications
High School Diploma or equivalent**(required for Non-waive testing).
Formal Training in an interventional Cath Lab desired
Previous Cardiac Catheterization preferred
Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities.
Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer
D. Special qualifications:
Effective communication skills; both orally and written.
Computer skills needed.
Ability to work within a team to ensure quality patient care.
Strong problem solving skills
/Degree of Supervision Required:/
/Involves general guidance and direction by Department Manager. The/
/employee will be expected to//perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies/
Job: *Clinical Techs - CV Cath Lab Surg Vasc & Central Sterile
Title: Cardiac Cath Lab Technician
Location: South Carolina-Charleston-Trident Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00062-19773