Cardiac Cath Special Procedures Tech, First Assist 13771

MelroseWakefield Healthcare Melrose, MA

About the Job

Company Description

MelroseWakefield Healthcare is a coordinated system of hospitals, physician practices and community-based services providing care for communities throughout north suburban Boston. We are distinguished by the range of clinical care and services we provide locally for the continuum of care in clinical collaboration with Tufts Medical Center, as well as an affiliation with the Lawrence Memorial. Our focus is simple: a better approach to providing health care, we bring together top-quality primary, emergency and specialty care, locally. Everything you and your family need, right in your neighborhood to be your best healthy

Job Description

Sign-on bonus up to $5,000*

Performs and assists with Cardiac Catheterizations, Angioplasty, Peripheral Vascular Procedures, Interventional Radiology Procedures, and Pacemakers.  Scrubs in all procedures, assists the physician by facilitating injection of contrast, holding wires, assists in accessing the patient.  Anticipates appropriate angles for imaging based on the procedure.  Takes call for Cardiac and Endovascular program. Continuously strives to develop/improve systems and relationships with all customers.  Participates in the orientation of new staff to the Cardiac and Endovascular Center. 

Qualifications

Successful completion of an approved Radiologic Technology program, with additional training in Cardiovascular Technology a plus.  BLS and ACLS provider.  Minimum 2 years experience in a Interventional Cardiac Catherization Lab and/or Special Procedure Lab.  Competent to operate all equipment in the department.  Must be able to transport patients from wheelchair or patient slide board to and from table.  Able to assist in lifting of patients to proper position.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES STATEMENT:

Must be able to perform all essential functions of this position with reasonable accommodation if disabled.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed, as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. MelroseWakefield Healthcare reserves the right to modify position duties at any time, to reflect process improvements and business necessity.

COVID-19 POLICY:

Please note that effective October 1, 2021, as a condition of employment at MelroseWakefield, all employees and new hires must have received their complete dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, unless they have been granted an exemption.