Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist

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Date posted: 06/28/2018

job description

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center is New Mexico’s only hospital dedicated exclusively to cardiovascular care, including the State’s only facility to do left ventricular assist device (LVAD) implant, and a cutting-edge hybrid operating room where surgeons can perform advanced surgical services for Cardiovascular patients.

  Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center is hiring a Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist .

  • Performs technical and patient care functions during diagnostic and interventional procedures in the Cardiovascular and Electrophysiology labs. 
  • Evaluates patient’s response to diagnostic or interventional maneuvers and medications during CCL procedures. 
  •   Sets up and operates ancillary procedural equipment as required. 
  • Monitors and maintains equipment. 
  • May serve in the role of charge or lead.
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

  • Minimum: Associates degree in either nursing or radiology, or a graduate of an allied health accredited program including EMT’s, Paramedics, or Respiratory Therapist.
  • One (1) year of previous job related experience. Clinical educational experience may be substituted for work experience.
     
  • Radiologic Technologist Certificate (RT), EMT, Paramedic or Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
  • Desired: Advanced credentialing in cardiovascular and electrophysiology is strongly recommended. RCIS, RCES, RCVT, ARRT (RT(R)), CV, CI, or VI
  • Ability to work well in a team setting
  • Communicates effectively both orally and written
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Knowledge of cardiovascular anatomy and physiology necessary
  • Ability to problem solve

Why Lovelace?
 

  • American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Heart Attack Receiving Center Accreditation
  • Chest Pain Center Accreditation by Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
  • American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry- GWTG Silver Performance Award
  • Hybrid room finalist for NAIOP Awards of Excellence

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 2286

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Cardiac Cath Lab - Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center