Cath lab tech at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 12 days ago.

Location: Madison, Wisconsin





Job Description:

It's more than a career, it's a calling.

WI-SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Madison



Worker Type:

Regular



Job Summary:

Assists with procedures to analyze, diagnose and treat the cardiovascular system.



Job Responsibilities and Requirements:



PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Prepares patients for procedures. Reviews medical history, positions patients and cleans/shaves/numbs testing sites as appropriate.

  • Interprets, describes and reports test results; recognizes recording errors and artifacts and reacts appropriately.

  • Monitors patient prior to, during and after procedures and promptly reports any abnormal findings in patient's condition.

  • Prepares and maintains equipment, supplies and lab area.

  • Ensures equipment is properly functioning. Reports potential problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel. Lock/tag out equipment if appropriate.

  • Assists in maintaining a clean, and orderly department.

  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



EDUCATION


  • Associate's degree



EXPERIENCE


  • No experience required



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS


  • Constant standing and walking.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more).

  • Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication.

  • Frequent use of hearing to distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Frequent lifting/moving of patients.

  • Frequent reaching, gripping and keyboard use/data entry.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

  • Occasional use of vision to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, squatting, twisting and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

  • Rare kneeling and sitting.




Licenses / Certifications:



Basic Life Support HealthCare Provider (BLS HCP) - American Heart Association (AHA), Radiography (R) Certification and Registration - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), Radiologic Technologists - Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA), Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) - Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI)



Work Shift:

Day Shift (United States of America)



Job Type:



Employee



Department:

30010007 Cardiac Cath Lab



Scheduled Weekly Hours:

35


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