The first hospital in the area to offer all private rooms, West Florida Healthcare proudly provides market-leading quality outcomes performance. West Florida Healthcare is also recognized as the area's first Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, the area's first Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, and the area's only Certified Atrial Fibrillation Program. West Florida Healthcare has also been designated as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and has been named as a "Key Performer on Quality Measures" by The Joint Commission for four years in a row. The West Florida Healthcare campus includes the all private room acute care hospital, the area's only comprehensive, CARF-accredited physical rehabilitation hospital, a mental health facility, and a cancer center. Affiliated with HCA, the nation's leading provider of healthcare, West Florida Healthcare meets the community's healthcare needs in major services such as oncology, orthopedics, cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, robotic-assisted surgery, critical care, neurology/neurosurgery, emergency care, urology, behavioral health, gastroenterology, obstetrics, pulmonary, and rehabilitative medicine.
Provides patient care to the adult /geriatric patient undergoing diagnostic and interventional coronary, peripheral, and electrophysiology studies.
Provides direct patient care to adolescents undergoing selected diagnostic and electrophysiology studies.
Communicates with the physician continuously and as needed about patient condition.
Assists with the maintenance of equipment and inventory.
Assesses and trouble shoots procedure rooms for equipment functioning and readiness.
Insures that procedure rooms remain well stocked.
Obtains supplies for individual cases and assures all appropriate needs of the patient care team are met.
Monitors, positions and assists patient during the procedure.
Assists the physicians during invasive and non-invasive procedures.
Cleans, wraps, packages, and transports instruments for re-sterilization. Participates in the admission and transport of patients.
Participates in department meetings and performance improvement activities. Follows policies and procedures of West Florida Hospital.
Participates in the Quality Improvement process and adheres to WFH standards of behavior.
ARRT and/or CCI license is required. A current and clear Florida RT(R)/(CI)/(VI) offered by ARRT; and/or RCIS/RCVT offered by CCI is preferred.
A minimum of one (1) year of Cath lab or interventional radiology experience is required.
Organizational, critical thinking, multi-tasking, and communication skills in a detail-oriented, customer-focused organization are required. Basic computer skills are required. Proficiency in interpreting EKG and hemodynamic tracings is required. Ability to communicate effectively in English both in writing and verbally is required.