Cardiovascular Technologist I Cardiology Cath

CHRISTUS Health

San Marcos, TX

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
San Marcos, TX, US
LOCATION
San Marcos, TX
POSTED
1 day ago
Description

Summary:

This position is responsible for professional patient care and assisting the Cardiologist, Vascular Surgeon and / or Radiologist in performing cardiac diagnostic, cardiac interventional and invasive radiology procedures of the cardiac, vascular and circulatory systems. This position utilizes the patient care process to ensure safe and competent quality patient care. The CVT I assists in all procedures performed in the invasive cardiology area and supports the medical care of all patients requiring any cardiac or peripheral catheterization and/or intervention under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the Mission and objectives of the organization.


Requirements:

·High school graduate or GED required.
·Completion of an Allied health Cardiovascular program is preferred Associates Degree in Allied Health preferred.
·Cardiac Cath Lab one (1) to three (3) years of current experience is preferred.
·Must have basic knowledge of Cardiac Anatomy and EKG rhythms.
·Must be eligible to obtain Registry as a Registered Cardiac Intervention Specialist (RCIS) and obtain certification within (30 months) of hire or re-hire date or transfer date.
·BLS for Healthcare workers is required upon hire/re-hire/transfer.
·ACLS is required within 90 days of hire/re-hire/transfer into the department.
·PALS is required within 90 days of hire/re-hire/transfer into the department, if pediatric patients are seen.

Work Type: 

Per Diem As Needed


About the Company

CHRISTUS Health

In 1999, two historic Catholic charities became one, forming CHRISTUS Health and creating a unique purpose in the modern health care market - to take better care of people.

To extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ, the mission that the Sisters of Charity Health Care system and Incarnate Word Health system shared for more than a century, is now also the mission of CHRISTUS Health.

Ranked among the top 10 Catholic health systems in the United States by size, the CHRISTUS Health system includes more than 40 hospitals and facilities in seven U.S. states, Chile and six states in Mexico, with assets of more than $4.6 billion.

Whether seeking care in Alexandria Louisiana, or Coahuila, Mexico, patients discover that the healing spirit is alive at CHRISTUS Health.

COMPANY SIZE
10,000 employees or more
INDUSTRY
Healthcare Services
FOUNDED
1999
WEBSITE
http://www.christushealth.org/