Cardiovascular Technologist at Premier Vascular Center

Full Time: Monday – Friday

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES

Assists vascular physicians in diagnoses and treatment of blood vessel disorders by conducting invasive and non-invasive diagnostic tests of cardiovascular systems; maintaining equipment; and recording test results.

REQUIREMENT:  Basic skills and knowledge in the field as evidenced by certification as a Certified Cardiographic Technician (CCT) or Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS).  At least two years previous Cath Lab experience and familiarity with Vascular and Endovascular peripheral studies and Hybrid Operating Room experience strongly preferred. BLS / ACLS strongly preferred.

 PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 Assists surgeons by aiding in the diagnosis and treatment of blood vessel issues.

  • Completes non-invasive peripheral vascular tests by collecting ultrasound echoes to form a screen image of the heart function, blood flow, and circulation.
  • Ensures that technical protocols for testing procedures are current and relevant to advances in the field.
  • Performs Administrative support functions to include assisting with scheduling and prioritizing of patients, reporting results on a timely basis, maintaining records, appropriately coding billing documents and preparing testing data for physician interpretation.
  • Maintains and cleans equipment to ensure equipment longevity, safe operation and reliability of laboratory results.  Responsible for trouble shooting equipment malfunction and knowing when a service call is indicated.