NYU Medical Center Cardiac Cath Lab Tech in New York, New York

Cardiac Cath Lab Tech

Tracking Code

1044144_RR00022199

Job Description

NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health’s anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more aboutNYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn.

Position Summary:We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Cardiac Cath Lab Tech.In this role, the successful candidate Assists the primary operating physician to perform cardiac catheterization and selected diagnostic procedures.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists the primary physician to perform procedures in the Cardiac Cath Lab

  • Reviews patient history, prior films, and other data prior to procedure

  • Understands indications for procedure assists with equipment selection sets up and prepares equipment for cardiac catheterization scrubs as first assistant in Cardiac Catheterization procedures and in selected diagnostic procedures recognizes and implements immediate measures in emergency situations, complies with OSHA Regulatory Agencies and Hospital safety standards.

  • Ensures post procedure data is complete accurate and documented according to Cath Lab and Hospital protocol.

  • Verifies hemodynamic data reviews angiographic and hemodynamic data with operating physician records pertinent data on physician reports inputs completed data in database and ensure final reports are placed in patients medical records.

  • Assists with equipment standardization to ensure cost effectiveness and positive patient outcomes

  • Evaluates new equipment, technology and devices makes recommendations based on evaluations and patient outcomes make recommendations for areas for equipment consolidation monitors for equipment failures and waste returns failed equipment and opened and or unused equipment to purchasing manager for vendor credit protects inventory resources.

  • Keeps current on best practice standards new technological and research in cardiology and endovascular fields.

  • Assists with development of protocols and protocols and procedures for use in the laboratory assists with orientation and education of Cath Lab staff.

  • Assists with care of patients undergoing procedures in the Cardiac Cath Lab

  • Provides assessment, treatment and patient care to patients undergoing procedures in the Cardiac Cath Lab with knowledge of patient growth and development and is appropriate to the ages of the patient served assists with patient and family education.

  • Serves as a liaison between clinical staff and families

  • Performs other related duties as assigned

  • Be on-call during non-working hours to assist attendings in urgent or emergent situations/procedures.

  • Be able to work flex hours.

Minimum Qualifications:To qualify you must have a High School Diploma Required.Associate degree in Cardiovascular Technology or 2 years of formal training as a cardiovascular technologist or graduate of an AMA approved Radiology Technology Program required1 + years as a Cardiovascular and/or Cardiac Catheterization Lab Tech preferredPrevious experience as a Radiology technologist requiredAART Radiology Technology registration required

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn’s EEO policies, please clickhere. Please clickhereto view the Federal “EEO is the law” poster or visithttp://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfmfor more information.

Company Location

NYU Langone Hospitals- Brooklyn

Company Location Description

LMCBU

Department

Cardiology

(L17722)

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift

11:00 AM to 07:00 PM