Cardiac EP Technologist-Asheville, NC
REC10021621 Asheville, NC Updated 1m ago
Positions 3
Type Direct Hire
Salary $22 - $31/hour
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Associate's Degree
2-5 years
Never
Yes - Nationwide relocation offered
Green Card ,US Citizen
90 days
90 days

Job description

Cardiac Electrophysiology Technologist Job Summary: Monitors, circulates, and scrubs under the direction of an Electrophysiologist and/or physician's assistant. Assists in the activities ensuring the appropriate functioning of the Electrophysiology labs and reinforces patient and family teaching.

Requirements:

 

  • Associate's degree in Science Degree or comparable work experience. Cardiovascular Technology or Radiology preferred
  • ACLS
  • RCES or RCIS (RCES credential must be obtained two years after employment begins)
  • Preferred License: RCES or Heart Rhythm Society Certification in Electrophysiology and/or Cardiac Rhythm Devices
  • Two years EP Tech experience in an acute care setting and demonstrated experience in hemodynamic and cardiac monitoring.
  • Experience in an Interventional Cardiac Cath Lab or EP Lab preferred.

 

General Comments

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Candidates MUST have acute care hospital experience.

Orientation Schedule: 90 days

Monthly Department Volume: 155 procedures/month. 2 labs currently; 3rd lab starting construction this summer

Types of Services: EP

Skills from other units that they feel will prepare the candidate for their unit: Previous Cath Lab experience, Interventional Radiology

Current Coverage: Three full-time techs

Type of culture (management style) of director or on the floor: works closely together; team oriented, each have own job but rotate through. Everybody does everything and rotates, even the nurses.   One group of physicians who are part of hospital; very engaged, joke around and respect RNs and Techs. Lower turnover in department.

Shift: Days, small call requirements 4 hrs Saturday/Sunday

Will you accept pending license:  RCES within two years