Cath Lab Technologist, FT Days, **$5000 Sign-On Bonus**

Allied Health Professionals Lawrence, Kansas


Description

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At LMH Health, we are committed to being a partner for lifelong health for the communities we serve. 

The responsibility of the Special Procedures Technologist includes empathetic and instructional approach to patient care, the preparation, operation of imaging, collection data using computers, necessary imaging devices and care of instrumentation.  The technologist provides for the patient undergoing invasive and diagnostic cardiac or radiologic procedures.  This position assists Radiologist and Cardiologist while adhering to State Licensure scope of practice and medical staff approved protocols.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supports the mission of Lawrence Memorial Hospital
  • Explains procedures to patient/family accurately and to customer satisfaction.
  • Maintains all equipment appropriately
  • Utilizes appropriate equipment and supplies to perform exams or aide in performance of diagnostic procedures that comply with the states scope of practice and under the guidance of a physician.
  • Performs patient examinations proficiently, efficiently and safely.
  • Communicates professionally and effectively with all customers.
  • Prepares patient for procedures using sterile technique, sets up trays and assist physician with procedures.
  • Removal of catheters and sheaths and attain hemostasis at entry site. Monitor patient for bleeding and contrast related allergy
  • Maintains certifications, licensure and job related/accreditation competencies and requirements.
  • Maintains confidentiality of all customers.
  • Acts as patient’s advocate prior, during and following exams.
  • Maintains accurate patient records and documents pertinent data and patient information completely.
  • Reviews patient history and obtains appropriate order.
  • Performs care according to the population served on the unit as referenced in the Administrative, Scope of Services Policy.
  • Performs other duties as needed or assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

Required:    

  • ARRT required with CI, VI, or RCIS within 18 months of employment; or
  • Completion of 2 year Cardiovascular Technologist accredited school and RCIS within 1 year of employment
  • BLS Certification
  • ACLS Certification

Our Values

Patient 1st – We consider the patient first in everything we do.

Better Together – We are part of the LMH team that works together to achieve excellence.

Speak Up – We embrace a transparent culture of open, respectful communication where ideas are valued and solutions are created.

Innovate! – We actively explore new ideas and approach change with agility and an open mind.

Own It/Solve It – We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and we collaborate for solutions.

In Joy – We create a workplace that is both fun and meaningful.

At LMH Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all to apply. Employment is decided on the basis of experience and qualifications that meet the business need.

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