Cath Lab Tech - Invasive Cardiology
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: October 11, 2021
UP TO $25,000 SIGN ON BONUS. CERTAIN CRITERIA APPLY.
ONE TO TWO YEARS OF RECENT CATH LAB OR IR LAB
SEEKING CANDIDATES WITH INVASIVE/INTERVENTIONAL
CALL: THIS POSITION WILL TAKE CALL. This position is
located at Memorial Central Hospital in Colorado Springs, but there
is the possibility of floating to Memorial North Hospital in
Due to Call Requirements, candidates need to live within 30
minutes for both Memorial Central and Memorial North.
Assists in imaging and interventional procedures to diagnose and
treat cardiovascular and neurovascular conditions in accordance
with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the
policies, values, and mission of the organization.
Work Schedule: Full Time Days
Prepares patients for procedures by reviewing medical history,
draping and positioning the patient, preparing procedural/testing
sites and administering contrast media and/or medications within
scope of practice.
Assists physician with performing diagnostic and therapeutic
interventional procedures, including cardiac catheterizations.
Performs imaging procedures including echocardiography and
fluoroscopy. Analyzes results and takes appropriate action to
resolve image quality issues.
Monitors patient condition continually and reports/responds to
changes in status as appropriate.
Prepares equipment and supplies. Selects appropriate exposure
factors and imaging parameters. Implements safety standards and
performs appropriate quality control procedures on equipment.
Troubleshoots, resolves, and/or reports equipment malfunctions as
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate
- * Registered Radiologic Technologist: (VI) Registered
Technologist in Vascular Interventional Radiography or (CI)
Registered Technologist in Cardiac Interventional Radiography
* Reg Cardiovascular Invasive Spec.
* Reg Cardiac Electrophysiology
* Advanced Cardiac Life Support
- Minimum Required Education: Associate's degree in health
- Required Licensure/Certification: RCES, RCIS or ARRT(RT) with
VI or CI certification upon hire.
- ACLS with 6 months of hire but strongly preferred upon
- Minimum Experience: One to two years of RECENT Cath Lab or IR
Lab Interventional experience
- BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red
Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before
start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of
hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either
the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for
the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional
Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be
through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
The pay range for this position is: $31.61 - $47.41 / hour.
Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
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