Job Posting: Cath Lab Tech (Full time: Dayshift with call responsibilities)
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Washington Regional Medical Center - Fayetteville, AR
Department: Cardiac Cath Lab
Shift: Monday - Friday Days
Job Number: JO-2302-48237
Date Posted: 2/9/2023
Categories: General Support
Organization Overview, Mission, Vision and Values
Washington Regional Medical System (the System) is our regions only locally governed, community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system. The System includes a 425-bed acute care hospital known as Washington Regional Medical Center (the Hospital) which is located in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The Hospital is supported by the System- including primary, specialty and urgent care operations - that span across Northwest Arkansas into Harrison and Eureka Springs. Being heavily supported and invested in our community makes Washington Regional a unique employer, encouraging staff to give back to the community in which we live and work and give back to each other.
Washington Regional Mission, Vision and Values prove to be a firm foundation and inspiration from which we fulfill our purpose.
Mission: Washington Regional is committed to improving the health of people in communities we serve through compassionate, high quality care, prevention and wellness education.
Vision: To be the leading healthcare system in Northwest Arkansas --- the best place to receive care and the best place to give care.
Values: To treat others patients and their families, visitors, physicians, and each other as we would want to be treated.
This position is responsible for direct care of patients having Cath lab or electrophysiology lab procedures. Performs a variety of technical functions that require reasonable independent judgment under moderate supervision. This position has exposure to communicable disease, body fluids, radiation, and chemicals common to a Cath lab. This position spends the majority of time standing and walking (up to 60% of work time.) Frequent lifting, pushing/pulling and carrying of up to 100 lbs. is frequently required when positioning patients and equipment (up to 30% of work time). This position serves a variety of age groups: Adults (up to 39% of the time) and geriatrics (60%). Ability to work extended hours and days. Ability to take Cath lab call or rotation.
ARRT Registered with an AR State Licensure or ARRT registry eligible with temporary AR state licensure or RCIS with AR Limited Specialty License (LSL). Current BCLS. Obtain ACLS within 3 months of hire and PALS within 6 months of hire.
Specific Educational and Skill Competencies Required
Requires knowledge of cardiovascular practices as generally associated with the Cath lab and/or electrophysiology lab. Minimum qualification includes ARRT or RCIS with AR licensure. BCLS is required, obtaining ACLS within 3 months of hire, and PALS within 6 months of hire. Preferred qualifications include 2 years of Cath lab or electrophysiology lab experience. Effectively administer to the needs of the patient, physician and other team members. Must be proficient in monitoring and scrubbing all Cath lab and/or Electrophysiology cases. Must implement emergency care when needed.
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