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Invasive Cardiac Tech Advanced Multi Skilled

  • Job ID: 435583130
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 7:30am - 4pm
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Shadyside
  • Department: Heart Catheterization
  • Location: 5230 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15232
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $27.74 to $42.84 / hour

Description

UPMC Shadyside is hiring a full-time Invasive Cardiac Technologist Advanced Multi Skilled to join the Cath Lab team!  This position will be working daylight hours with weekend and holiday call responsibilities.

UPMC offers a competitive benefits package and has a career ladder in place that allows you to grow professionally and provides the ability to progress from both a technical and managerial standpoint. Apply today to find out where your career can take you!

Sign-On Bonus Details:

$10,000 for a 2 year commitment

Purpose:
Performs imaging procedures at an advanced level not requiring constant supervision. Competently performs a variety of advanced technical procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnostic purposes.

Responsibilities:

  • Completes yearly project designed for the service line and or for implementation at the system level, content agreed upon with management.
  • Content areas include but not limited to: evidence based practice change; service line workgroup leadership; quality improvement; research.
  • Performs all job responsibilities of an Invasive Cardiovascular Technologist II.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to learn new skills as well as educate others in their areas of expertise.
  • Serves as a resource for new hires and students.
  • Works as team member within assigned area to expedite patient care efficiently by demonstrating excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Effectively communicates with physicians, co-workers, managers, and patients in assigned sites and/or departments.
  • Demonstrate mastery of all equipment utilized for procedures.
  • Active participation in quality improvement activities for department as well as system level workgroups
  • Demonstrates the ability to function independently, and perform services at other facilities including on call responsibility.
  • Active role in inventory management as assigned.
  • Assures that annual lead apron testing is completed

 

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an approved School of Radiologic Technology (RT-R) or Invasive Cardiovascular Technology (RCIS).
  • 2 years of experience in invasive cardiology, vascular and/or electrophysiology.
  • Must have obtained a performance review rating of strong/solid/good on most recent performance review to be eligible for promotion.
  • When rotating between two or more specialties, must hold registry in each specialty.
  • Must have obtained a performance review rating of strong/solid/good on most recent performance review to be eligible for promotion.
  • 15% of Sonographers time must be spent in secondary specialty.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Radiologic Technologist (RT-R). RT-R is required to have CV certification.
  • Cath Lab Technologist will have RCIS certification.
  • EP Technologist will have RCES certification.
  • CPR and ACLS certification is required.
  • ACLS within 12 months of beginning employment
  • ARRT Certificate
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 34

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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