To provide proficient technical support by assisting the physician with patient preparation, intra and post-interventional/surgical procedures, management of supplies and devices, physiologic patient monitoring and assisting with direct patient care. Responsible for safe and effective operation of radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment as well as specialized imaging and technical equipment used for procedures. Is a patient/family educator, advocate and liaison.
Minimum Required Experience: 2 Years. High School Diploma, Certificate of Attendance, GED, or equivalent training or experience.
Life Support Certificate, as per department standard. BLS & ACLS required. Cardiopulmonary Technologist from an accredited school of Cardiovascular Technology.
Current Cardiovascular Credential International (CCI) certification. Current BLS, ACLS required. Licensed Radiology Technologists with experience in a Cardiac Cath Lab or certified through CCI as a CCT are also eligible to apply.
Bachelors Degree Preferred. Advanced specialty certification (VI, CV,CI, RCIS or RCES) required within (2) years of hiring date. Completes minimum of twelve (12) CEUs annually, ten (10) of which are CV related.
Baptist Health South Florida