Aug 26, 2019

Electrophysiology Technician

$29.00 - $33.00 hourly
  • Vortex Solutions LLC
  • Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX, USA
Full-Time Health Care

Job Description

Vortex Solutions, LLC is looking to immediately hire a qualified Electrophysiology Technician at Fort Sam Houston, Texas for a long-term contract assignment!  We offer Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement Planning, FSA, DCA, Short Term, Long Term, Accident Insurance, Cancer Treatment.  Relocation negotiable!

Interested candidates should have a minimum of 2 years of experience demonstrating proficiency in the following areas:

Responsibilities of the Electrophysiology Technician

  • Assist physicians with electrophysiology procedures including patient preparation, electrophysiological recording, mapping and ablation, and injection of contrast agent.
  • Monitor, measure and record patient hemodynamic data.
  • Operate physiologic and radiographic equipment while working in an invasive procedure area.
  • Collaborate with all disciplines for well-coordinated care.
  • Prepare patient for the procedure by performing assigned tasks (i.e. scrub, recording, circulating).
  • Assist with other activities that will facilitate effective/efficient use of the resources in the pre and post-procedure phases.

Occupations

General-Other: Medical-Health  

States

TX  

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements

Requirements of the Electrophysiology Technician

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience demonstrating proficiency in qualifications.
  • Experience in other areas of invasive cardiology in a clinical setting directly related to the required qualifications may be considered.
  • Knowledge of diagnosis and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias
  • A basic understanding of congenital and acquired heart disease and peripheral vascular disease is necessary.
  • Understand the pathophysiology or disease process of atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, supraventricular tachycardia, cardiomyopathy, myocardial infarction, valvular disorders and the associated manifestations in patients.
  • Knowledge of diseases of other systems and their impact upon the cardiovascular system
  • Knowledge of universal precautions, infection control techniques and methods of cleaning and sterilization of surgical equipment.
  • Knowledge of patient physical and emotional reactions to procedures and ability to recognize and respond appropriately to potential emergencies.
  • Must have either prior experience or aptitude to learn basics for interrogation and programming.

Job Type: Contract


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