Cardiac Procedure Tech - Coronary ICU

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous




Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

The Coronary Intensive Care Unit is a 15 bed intensive care unit where we deliver comprehensive and complete care of the acutely ill cardiovascular patient. Our patient population consists of acute MIs, electrophysiology patients, cardiogenic shock patients, those awaiting heart transplants, patients requiring hypothermia and patients with LVADs. We encourage critical thinking from all members of the multidisciplinary team that include MDs, RNs, Pharm.D, and RT. We strive to provide cutting edge treatment and technologies to our patients.


Overview

Role Purpose

Scrubs and monitors invasive cardiovascular procedures. Provides direct patient care and other support duties under the supervision of a registered nurse for Cardiac catheterization Lab. May also provide support for Electrophysiology procedures.

Responsibilities

  • Provides patient care in the recovery room and circulation duties under the direct supervision of the nurse.
  • Assists the physician throughout the invasive procedure using hemodynamic and x-ray equipment.
  • Scrubs for cardiac catheterization as assigned.
  • BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.
  • Minimum Requirements

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience

  • No Experience
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
  • Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

    Degree

  • Associate's Degree
  • - Health Science

    Experience

  • <2 years
  • Licenses & Certifications

  • Surgical Technician
  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    - Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    - Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    - 401(k) plan
    - Tuition Assistance
    - Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    - On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    - Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

    Equal Opportunity Employer


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