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

B. Education:

  1. High School Diploma or equivalent**(required for Non-waive testing).

  2. Formal Training in an interventional Cath Lab desired

C. Experience:

  1. Previous Cardiac Catheterization preferred

  2. Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities.

  3. Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer

D. Special qualifications:

  1. Effective communication skills; both orally and written.

  2. Computer skills needed.

  3. Ability to work within a team to ensure quality patient care.

  4. 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/

/and procedures./

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