Cath Lab Technician – Cath Lab job in Vancouver, WA
Cardiac Catheterization Technologist (Cath Lab Tech) Travel Job
Cardiac Catheterization Technologist (Cath Lab Tech) Responsibilities:
- Cath Lab Tech prepares and positions patients for invasive heart procedures, including cleaning, shaving, and anesthetizing the area of insertion when required.
- Assist with the performance of diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterizations and other related procedures.
- Cath Lab Tech sets up sterile trays for procedures, scrub patients, and act as scrub assistant during catheterization.
- Assist with CPR and defibrillation during emergency situations.
- Cath Lab Tech operates physiologic monitoring recorders and monitors gauges, recorders, and video screens during imaging.
- Assist with instrument sterilization and radiographic equipment positioning.
- Catheterization Laboratory Tech assists physicians with patient monitoring during surgery or procedures, including monitoring EKG readouts, and keeps the doctor apprised of anything considered abnormal.
- Catheterization Technologist documents evaluation results, progress reports, treatment plans, and other data using appropriate formats and systems.
- Catheterization Lab Tech ensures EKG equipment is in working order prior to a procedure.
- Explain procedures to patients and families.
- Catheterization Lab Technician prepares reports of diagnostic procedures for interpretation by physician.
BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!
- Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
- Flexible scheduling
- Premium pay
- Same Day or Weekly Pay
- Ability to work in premier facilities
- Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
- Access to Social Worker 24-7
- Group Health insurance benefits:
- Medical Plan
- Dental Plan
- Vision Plan
- Short and Long Term Disability
- AD&D Insurance
Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE
- Private housing and housing allowance
- Personal Career Coach
- Extremely competitive personalized pay package
ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE
GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!
Do you remember why you became a Cath Lab Technician at GIFTED? We do!