Cardiovascular Technician Cardiac Cath Lab PRN

Westside Regional Medical Cntr-Fort Lauderdale Area - Plantation, FL3.6

Cardiovascular Technician Cardiac Cath Lab PRN(Job Number: 01345-6300)

Work Location: United States-Florida-Plantation-Westside Regional Medical Cntr-Fort Lauderdale Area
Schedule: PRN/Per Diem
Job Type: Clinical Techs - CV Cath Lab Surg Vasc & Central Sterile


Cardiovascular Technician Cardiac Cath Lab PRN
Westside Regional Medical Center
Plantation, FL

Facility Description:
We're always on the move. New technology. State-of-the art care. Campus improvements – including a $60 million Tower Expansion set to begin in 2017. You will find it is an exciting time at Westside Regional Medical Center, a 224-bed medical center and healthcare complex. Here, our 800+ nurses and allied health professionals, along with 750 physicians, thrive in a fast-paced but friendly work environment. Our medical services, combined with programs in specialties varying from oncology to cardiology, from surgery to emergency care, illustrate why we are one of the best leading healthcare facilities in South Florida.

We offer our community a Chest Pain Center, Comprehensive/Primary Stroke Center, Robotic Surgery, Open Heart Surgery/Cardiovascular ICU, Orthopedic and Spine Institute, Biplane Neuro Interventional Suite.

Job Description:
We are looking to hire a dedicated passionate Cardiovascular Technician PRN for our Cardiac Cath Lab. The Cardiovascular Technician maintains a professional and technical atmosphere within the department. Assists the physicians in practicing Invasive Coronary Angiography. Assists in the daily operations of the Cardio-Pulmonary department. Provides quality patient care on a continuous basis. Reports to the Nurse Manager of the Cardiac Catheterization Lab.

Westside Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!!

We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.


RCIS/RCVT preferred: Must maintain RCIS or RCVT certification through the Cardiovascular Credentialing International Committee.
Maintains current BLS and ACLS. Education: Graduate from and accredited school of cardiovascular technology with a degree or certification in an allied health field {or} completion of the examination for Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist or Vascular Technology {must have two years minimum Cath Lab experience to take exams}.
Experience: One year Catheterization laboratory experience preferred, however new graduates accepted.
Applicants must be proficient in interpreting EKG and blood pressure tracings at date of hire.
Acquires, passes and maintains the Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialists requirements within two years of hire date{RCIS requires two years Cath Lab experience to take exams}.
Education: High School diploma, basic and advanced EKG courses.
Experience: One year experience in related medical setting i.e. EKG tech, Tele tech, CAN, EMT, Surgical Technologist, etc.
Applicants must be proficient in interpreting EKG and blood pressure tracings at date of hire
C. Experience: Must meet at least one of the following criteria: Possess a Registered Cardiovascular Technologist credential from Cardiovascular Credentialing International.
Have graduated from an accredited school as a Certified Cardiovascular Technologist.
Have one year experience in Cardiac Catherization Laboratory and pass the credentialing within two years.
Have successfully completed and passed introduction to Cardiac Cath course.