Cardiology Technologist Noninvasive IJob ID 85298 Date posted 01/11/2018
- Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Non-Invasive Cardio
- Category: Cardiology Jobs
- Job Status: Per Diem
- Shift: Variable
- FTE: 0.0
- Shift Start: Variable
- Shift End Time: Variable
This position is located in the Community of Serra Mesa, Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego County
8-hour shifts; per diem position to work primarily nights; 10:00 pm - 6:00 am; hours can vary depending on business need; weekends as needed
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Satisfactory completion of EKG training program (ROP or equivalent) in EKG and arrhythmia recognition and with documented clinical hours performed in EKG modality
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Knowledge and understanding of cardiac arrhythmias
- Skills to perform EKGs, signal average EKG, and Holter monitor hook up
- Basic computer knowledge and keyboarding skills
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Two years EKG experience
- Experience with scheduling outpatient tests a plus
The Cardiology Tech I performs EKGs and light clerical duties. Ensure that all billing is accurate for tests performed throughout the day. Assist the secretary with answering phones and scheduling outpatient tests. Perform tests in accordance with the cardiologist orders. The Non-Invasive Tech I is an integral part in maintaining an efficient patient workflow through our small but growing diagnostic cardiology department.
The Cardiac Cath Lab at Sharp Memorial Hospital has four cardiac cath suites and a nine bed CV staging unit. The common patient population consists of diagnostic cardiac and peripheral catheterization, percutaneous coronary and peripheral intervention, as well as electrophysiology procedures patients. We provide pre and post op patient care and assist physicians with procedures including tranesophageal echocardiography, ECHO guided endomyocardial biopsies, tilt table studies and arrhythmia cardioversion.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds . Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multiorgan transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Essential Physical Requirements may include:
- Twisting (trunk)
- Fine Manipulation / Pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)
- Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
- Lifting up to 10 pounds
- Push/Pull over 100 pounds
- Carrying up to 10 pounds
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
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