CV Invasive Specialist/ Cath Lab/ Full-Time/ Variable Hours

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Date posted: 04/15/2019

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CV Invasive Specialist, Cath Lab, Full-Time, Variable Hours

We are looking for a CV Invasive Specialist to join our Cath Lab  team in Albuquerque, NM.

  This full time job is located at  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.    

CV Invasive Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Performs technical and patient care functions during diagnostic and interventional procedures in the Cardiovascular and Electrophysiology labs.
  • 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.

  CV Invasive Specialist Education and Experiences job Requirements:

  • Minimum:  Associates degree in either nursing or radiology, or a graduate of an allied health accredited program including; EMTs, Paramedics, or Respiratory Therapist.  
  • 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.
  • Desired:  One (1) year of previous job related experience. Clinical educational experience may be substituted for work experience.
  • Required: BLS; 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
  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.   




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

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