CV TECHNOLOGIST RCIS
Company: Bon Secours Health System, Inc.
Posted on: December 4, 2019
DEPAUL MEDICAL CENTER POSITION SUMMARY: Assists physician in
performance of all cardiac procedures, demonstrating competency in
all position (scrub, monitor, and float). Analyzes and interprets
collected procedural data, provides effective patient care to ages
adult (> 17 years through geriatric) and all acuity levels.
Assists in precepting new employees and students to department's
organization and function. Cross-trains and maintain competency in
Electrophysiology Lab and Cath Holding Area, rotates as requested.
Maintains lab inventory and charges appropriately for procedures,
performs all non-invasive per protocol, participates in quality
assurance and performance improvement programs as requested.
Equitable participation in call coverage required. Expected to
obtain RCIS status within 18 months of hire. JOB REQUIREMENTS: 1.
High school graduate with minimum one-year college credit in Life
Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or related subject) to be
completed within one year. 2. Enrolled in or graduate of recognized
cardiovascular technology program, certified or registry eligible -
Invasive. 3. Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse
(LPN), certification as an Emergency Medical Technician - Cardiac
or Paramedic, Operating Room Technician (ORT), Nuclear Medicine
Technician, Radiation Technician, or Cardio Pulmonary Technician
from an approved program (ex. U.S. Navy). 4. Current certification
as Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialty Registry (RCIS) as
currently administered by Cardiovascular Credentialing, Inc. (CCI)
and/or other equivalent registry or certification. BCLS and ACLS
required. 5. Those candidates still in school must have completed
minimum to 2 months of active scrub training or equivalent at the
discretion of leader. 6. IABP certification required within six
months of hire date. 7. Effective ECG and Hemodynamics recognition
and interpretation required. 8. Prefer two years interventional
Cath lab experience in all positions, or three-four years
non-interventional Cath Lab experience with experience in all
positions, or minimum two years in a related field of expertise
with three required written recommendations 9. CV Tech/RCIS must
demonstrate strong patient assessment skills, diagnostic skills,
patient care skills including IV access, wound care/hemostasis,
monitoring interpretation of ECG and Hemodynamics, and appropriate
pharmacological knowledge for medication administration.
Keywords: Bon Secours Health System, Inc., Norfolk , CV TECHNOLOGIST RCIS, Other , Norfolk, Virginia
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