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Invasive Specialist FT Days

Req #: 17008132
Location: Tampa, FL
Job Category: Cath Lab/Special Procedures
Organization: Florida Hospital Tampa
Potential Referral Bonus: $

Description
Work Hours/Shift
FT Days
Florida Hospital Tampa

You will be responsible for:
  • Resolves customer service issues, treating all customers with courtesy.  Communicates issues to Supervisor and Team Leader.
  • Proficiently performs each position for the Invasive Cardiovascular procedures on all patient age groups.
  • Provides Diagnostic and Intervention Invasive Cardiovascular procedures to all patients, regardless of sex, age or race.  Provides patients with efficient and courteous care.
  • Proficient on the proper use and operation of the specific imaging and monitoring equipment according to the department's policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills with all staff, patients, families, and cardiology services administration.
  • Demonstrates Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance Excellence, and Teamwork.
  • Annually meets all department competencies.
  • Efficient utilization of department supplies and resources.
  • Reports any equipment malfunctions and discontinues use before the problem leads to a more costly repair.
  • Time management skills resulting in cost reduction. Works to help maintain worked hours vs daily volumes balance.
  • Accountable for quality and PI improvement activities with the goal to improve patient outcomes.
  • Is familiar and complies with appropriate JCAHO standards and directives.
  • Wears TLD badge daily, reviews radiation exposure reports and uses radiation restrictive devices on all examinations.  Follows ALARA.
  • Follows patient identification/verification process prior to performing all patient exams/procedures.
  • Follows Infection Control policies. Adherence to regulatory standards and enforces safety regulations.
  • Exhibits desire to learn and upgrade skills. Assists with orientation, training, and education of new personnel.
  • Maintains satisfactory participation and attendance at required meetings and staff development programs.
  • Supervises other health care team members in a clinical setting. Supports new physicians with orientation to the department.
RN’S WORKING IN THE CATH LAB:
  • Proficient at Neuro Intervention in scrub and circulate roles.
  • Proficient at Structural Heart procedures in scrub, circulate and monitor roles.
  • Proficient with all venous and arterial peripheral intervention procedures in scrub, circulate and monitor roles.
  • Becomes proficient on all new complex procedures at start of program.
  • Competencies validated by company representatives.
  • Provides education to nursing units at their staff meetings.
  • Preceptor to co-workers.
  • Obtain CEU’s and organizes education in-services.
  • Resource for one assigned Research Study.
  • Monthly PI project.
RN’S WORKING IN THE EP LAB:
  • Carto Mapping.
  • Complex ablation procedures.
  • Complex EP Studies.
  • Becomes proficient on all new complex procedures at start of program.
  • Competencies validated by company representatives.
  • Provides education to nursing units at their staff meetings.
  • Preceptor to co-workers.
  • Obtain CEU’s and organizes education in-services.
  • Monthly PI project.
Qualifications
What will you need?
  • Able to learn and comprehend the hemodynamic monitoring software.
  • Able to quickly learn and follow departmental policies and procedures.
  • Experience with Windows operating system.
  • Knowledge of the all anatomy including circulatory neuro systems.
  • Responsible to maintain all required registries and licenses to perform all positions for Invasive Cardiology procedures.
  • Able to operate and operate the x-ray equipment. Knowledge of placing service calls.
  • Able to follow Basic Radiation Safety concepts of time, distance, and shielding to keep exposure levels ALARA for patients and staff.
  • Able to learn and comprehend the scrub, record and circulate position and become independent on Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiovascular cases.
  • Able to operate all equipment in various Invasive Cardiology labs.
  • Assists in patient flow through the Invasive Cardiology areas.
  • Assists in training new employees once becoming independent in each position.
  • Performs properly and legibly documents and reports all procedures in accordance with department policies.   
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Computer skills
  • Associates Degree or higher (Preferred)
  • Understanding of hemodynamic monitoring (Preferred)
  • EKG training (Preferred)
  • Two (2) years’ experience in Cardiac Cath/ EP /NeuroSciences/ Critical Care, or Interventional Radiology (Preferred)
  • RN, RT, RRT, RCIS, RCES
  • BLS, ACLS within 90 days.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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