Cardiovascular Technologist

WellStar Health System Roswell, GA

About the Job

Overview


How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.


Responsibilities


The Cardiovascular Technologist II is a professional primarily specializing in assisting during diagnostic and therapeutic invasive cardiovascular procedures. He/she assists the physician during the procedures and operates specialized equipment in a safe and efficient manner. The CVT II is responsible for maintaining sterile technique during procedures and assisting the Cath Lab Manager in the maintenance of a safe and efficient environment dealing primarily with adults eighteen to sixty-five, and geriatric patients over the age of sixty-five.


Qualifications


Required Minimum Education

  • The CVTII in the Cardiac Cath Lab may be a licensed practical nurse, Radiologic Technologist, Respiratory Therapist, EMT/paramedic, or graduate of an accredited CVT program
  • RCIS preferred

 

Required Minimum Experience

  • Minimum 1 year cardiac Cath lab with coronary intervention and/or EP experience
  • Knowledge of coronary heart disease, cardiac anatomy and physiology, and radiological procedures
  • Must be adept at interpretation of EKGs and hemodynamics
  • Ability to work within a team environment with individuals of varying abilities and responsibilities
  • Must be able to interact with physicians during emergencies and assist them with interpretation of data collected
  • Able to handle emergency/stressful situations
  • Must have good communication skills

 

Required Minimum Skills

  • Knowledge of invasive cardiac monitoring, coronary heart disease, cardiac H&P, and radiologic procedures
  • Current BCLS certification required
  • ACLS certification required


We’d like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we’ll help you make the most of all life’s moments – on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy.  We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our team members and our team members care for the community.

Make a difference in patients’ lives… and your own! Here, it’s more than healthcare – it’s CareerCare!