Allina Health Systems Minneapolis , MN 55415
Posted 3 weeks ago
July 28, 2022
31005006 AHMHI CV/EP Labs MPLS
Day/Evening (United States of America)
10 hour shift
Hours Per Week:
Assists physician during diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular, electrophysiology or peripheral vascular procedures, including circulating, scrubbing, monitoring and hemodynamic monitoring/recording. Follows department policies to maintain a safe, efficient environment while caring for the patient.
Key Position Details:
Effectively operates laboratory equipment
Prepares and operates equipment within department, manufacturer and federal guidelines.
Performs quality control and basic troubleshooting as needed.
Promptly reports all equipment problems to appropriate source.
Performs scrub role activities
Ensures a safe and sterile environment for the patient.
Practices aseptic technique, maintains sterile field and reports/corrects any breaks in sterile technique.
Prepares the equipment and competently assists the physician during the procedure.
Understands the anatomy and physiology of the conduction system, and associated intra cardiac electrocardiographic signals.
Assists physicians in monitoring/circulator role
Detects and responds to changing patient conditions, observing EKG, blood pressure, and other electrograms.
Performs complete diagnostic and provocative pacing protocols under the direction of the physician.
Differentiates basic and complex arrhythmias and assists in mapping.
Records, compiles and enters patient data accurately into electronic medical record and image retrieval system.
Ensures safe environment for patients and staff
Protects self and others from injury by using equipment per manufacturer and department guidelines.
Uses transfer lifts, transport equipment and body mechanics to protect from injury.
Practices good habits of radiation safety.
Other duties as assigned.
Vocational or Technical Training graduate of accredited Cardiovascular Technology program required or
Bachelor's degree in life, physical science, or health care related field required
Less than 2 years in Cardiovascular Lab or Electrophysiology preferred
BLS Tier 1 - Basic Life Support
See the Big Picture: Know where we are going as an organization. Use sound judgement and critical thinking to make good decisions that support our mission.
I know where Allina is going and how my role fits into this picture
I capture important lessons and share them to foster innovation
I am good at anticipating the implications of my decisions
I understand and apply the disciplines of continuous improvement
Inspire Greatness: Inspire others by connecting their purpose to the broader mission. Lead others through change and celebrate success.
I help my team connect to the broader mission
I see and fulfill my role in motivating the team around me
I celebrate success and help my partners see what is possible with change
I call out and address unexpected roadblocks or problems
Foster Learning and Growth: Role model growth, ongoing development and self-care. Empower, coach and encourage others to be at their best selves.
I role-model self-care and ongoing development
I share my knowledge and coach others to foster growth and success
I demonstrate enthusiasm for learning
I candidly advocate for the resources I need
I support my colleagues in their development and growth
Deliver Excellence: Set and align clear goals, measure results, and continually improve safety, quality, experience, and innovation.
I take ownership of outcomes and fulfillment of goals
I facilitate adjustments to assure positive results
I work with a sense of urgency, concern and determination
I use well-grounded approaches to create sustainable solutions repeatedly
I engage and foster improvements to impact safety, quality, and efficiency
Succeed Together: Connect with others authentically. Recognize the value of each individual and seek diverse points of view. Collaborate to succeed together.
I consider how decisions might impact my colleagues
I am generous in my commitment to supporting the needs of my partners
I respect others' opinions, praise good work and encourage all team members to be involved
I seek common ground and work to create mutually beneficial outcomes
Collaboration: Develops partnerships with internal team members.
Communication Skills: Able to communicate well in straight-forward situations.
Company Knowledge: Understands how his/her role relates to others on the team and the role of the team.
Functional Knowledge: Thorough understanding of his/her discipline and a rudimentary understanding of other disciplines.
Problem Solving: Arrives at a conclusion based on previous experiences and good judgment.
Lifting weight Up to 32 lbs. occasionally (*Allina Safe Patient Moving Policy), Up to 25 lbs. frequently
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