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Cath Lab Technician - Cath Lab Job in San Diego, CA

  • Bonus

    Yes
  • Shift

    AM
  • Compact State

    No
  • Walk Through State

    No
  • Profession:

    Cath Lab Tech
  • Specialty:

    Cath Lab
    • Location:

      San Diego, CA
  • Start date:

    09-16-2019
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    75699

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Cardiac Catheterization Technologist (Cath Lab Tech) Travel Job

Catheterization Laboratory Technologists are vital team members who assist doctors during invasive cardiovascular procedures such as angioplasty, cardiac catheterization, and electrophysiology. They spend most of their working time in procedures that may become high stress situations due to complications that may arise. Cath Lab Techs are also responsible, under the general supervision of a physician, for maintaining a therapeutic environment for patients.

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 nurse for this position and earn up to $1500 referral bonus when he/she completes a minimum of 8-week assignment. Refer a nurse for a PRN position, and earn $250 once he/she completes three shifts.
  • 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

FACILITY DETAILS

For over 60 years this 656-licensed bed hospital has been treating the people of San Diego with compassionate care and state-of-the-art technology. It is home to the country’s largest emergency and Level II trauma center, and offers many outstanding programs in heart care, cancer treatment, orthopedics, rehabilitation, bariatric surgery and organ transplantation. This facility has been recognized for its patient-centered care and nursing excellence.

San Diego is a city on the Pacific coast of California known for its beaches, parks and warm climate. San Diego offers endless amounts of world famous attractions for everyone! Spend time in Balboa Park, the city’s ultimate cultural hub where you can soak up the stunning setting while exploring the many museums, theaters and gardens that call this 1,200-acre park home. Check out the San Diego Zoo, one of the most famous zoos in the country, known for its expansive natural habitats or explore Gaslamp Quarter, 16 blocks of Victorian-style buildings that house a variety of shops, art galleries and trendy restaurants, not to mention some of the city’s most popular nightlife venues. From Seaworld to Legoland to the famous beaches and museums, you can always find something to experience in San Diego!

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!

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